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Issued by Knowledge Resources 9 Sep 2014

[BizCareers] The power of your LinkedIn profile

In this week's BizCareers column we look at how to use your LinkedIn profile effectively, as well as the pitfalls of job-hopping.

By Juliette Attwell 17 Jun 2014

[BizCareers] Is my experience not targeted enough?

In this week's BizCareers column, we look at how mixed experience can help rather than hinder your career, as well as the difference between a cover letter and a motivational letter.

By Juliette Attwell 2 Jun 2014

[BizCareers] Tell us about yourself

This week we look at how to answer that time-old question that pops up during interviews: "Tell us about yourself", and the difference between a career in psychology and industrial psychology.

By Juliette Attwell 19 May 2014

[BizCareers] Asking for a raise

In this week's column we look at when and how to ask for a raise, whether or not you should wait around for your dream job to become available, and how a period of unemployment looks on your CV.

By Juliette Attwell 12 May 2014

[BizCareers] Don't curb your enthusiasm in an interview

This week we look at striking a balance between enthusiasm and professionalism during an interview, and how to respond when asked about your salary expectations.

By Juliette Attwell 29 Apr 2014

[BizCareers] The job application rut

What can you do differently to stand out? This week we look at finding different ways to get into the industry in which you really want to be.

By Juliette Attwell 14 Apr 2014

[BizCareers] How to take the next step

This week we look at some ideas on how to gain experience as well as making an impact with your cover letter.

By Juliette Attwell 8 Apr 2014

[BizCareers] Career U-turn

This week we look at how to make a complete change in your career direction for the better, and notice period obligations without the signing of an employment contract.

By Juliette Attwell 24 Mar 2014

[BizCareers] What am I doing wrong?

This week we help a jobseeker improve his jobseeking abilities with advice on the application process, job portals to look at, and the interview stage.

By Juliette Attwell 10 Mar 2014

[BizCareers] Unpaid dogsbody - it's never OK!

This week we look at quite a personal situation, as well as the work options for a Bcom graduate.

By Juliette Attwell 3 Mar 2014

[BizCareers] Asking the right questions

This week we have a look at what you should be asking in an interview as well as addressing the age old debate of experience vs. qualification.

By Juliette Attwell 24 Feb 2014

[BizCareers] Standing up and standing out

This week we advise on how to set yourself apart from the rest.

By Juliette Attwell 18 Feb 2014

[BizCareers] Put thought into interview responses

During an interview, more often than not, you will be asked to tell them a little bit about yourself. Rather than go for the generic responses, get them to see you as an innovative candidate.

By Juliette Attwell 27 Jan 2014

[BizCareers] Handling interviews and first day on the job

This week we tackle how to handle interviews - before-hand preparation, selling yourself well, and dressing for success, as well as how to approach your first day at a new company.

By Juliette Attwell 20 Jan 2014

[BizCareers] 2014 - need a fresh start?

Many people would like to know whether January is a good time to look for a new job, we tackle this below as well as clarify what constitutes valid reasons for leaving your present job.

By Juliette Attwell 13 Jan 2014

[2014 trends] Career trends in 2014 - what to look out for

As 2013 draws to a close, there seems to be a general sigh of relief as a year filled with emotional ups and downs comes to a close.

By Juliette Attwell 17 Dec 2013

[BizCareers] Do's and don'ts on your CV

Not sure whether or not to include a photo of yourself on your CV? What's the minimum amount of time you should stay at a company to avoid looking like a job-hopper? We answer both these questions this week.

By Juliette Attwell 10 Dec 2013

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