This is the Friendship Bridge
The Border between Nepal and Chinese Controlled Tibet.
It is one of the most strictly controlled borders I've ever crossed!
How strictly are you controlling your borders though?
Bizarrely with more people working from home, work-life balance seems to be more of...
Have the autumn mists come down on your career?
Are you unclear as to where to go or what to do next?
The problem when this happens is that sometimes, because there is no clear way forward, no obvious path, you stay where you are.
It's a bit dull.
There's no warm feeling about it. It's a bit uncomfortable.
But hey! Its safe and it's...
Interview is the thing that people fear most about the process of getting a new job.
But it doesn't have to be.
Follow these top tips to feel more confident and perform better at interview.
Many people feel like they are going for an interrogation when they go for interview and, like someone I worked...
Language is SO important when you go to the job market. It can affect how you feel, how people perceive you and, ultimately, how many interviews and job offers you get, or even how well you do in performance appraisals (especially 2 and 3 below)
Here are three key things that will make a difference.
There are two big reasons that you need a good profile on your CV.
Your profile sits at the top of your CV between your header information (name and contact details) and the main body of your CV (career summary if it's...
From time to time we get in a situation with our careers where we just don't know what to do.
I often see it when I work with people who are recently out of university or have reached a point where they are just fed up with what they are doing right now.
There are many things that we put in our own way that stop us making progress in this...
Hannah is a Registered Career Development Professional and Chartered Psychologist who adopts a strengths-based approach to her work, recognising the importance of Flow in the work place to...
If you are using recruiters as part of your job market strategy (and you probably should be), and you are finding it a frustrating process, here are some tips to help you.
First, understand the market from their point of view
You are not the buyer, the organisation advertising the job is.
For many recruiters it’s a numbers game: high...
The cover letter!
Maligned in some quarters, considered essential in others, but what’s the reality.
Like everything in life, its good to know the outcome you want before you start and the purpose of what you are doing.
It’s an important part of the process of your ultimate goal of getting a...
We are the accumulation of every experience we’ve ever had and every decision we’ve ever made. That’s why we’re together now, me having written this and you reading it.
Let me explain my career metaphor, and as I do, start to notice how the pieces of your jigsaw fit together to create who you are now and your own...