Jobseekers’ round-up (Jan): failing careers and finding jobs on Twitter…

Jan 29, 14 Jobseekers’ round-up (Jan): failing careers and finding jobs on Twitter…

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I watch a lot of TED Talks - largely because I find them inspiring and nourishing for my mind, but also because one day I’d like to take the TED platform and share my own “ideas worth spreading” so it’s kind of like homework in a way. But anyway, earlier this month I came across this TEDx by Larry Smith on...

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3 honest things you can do at work to prepare for your next job

Dec 12, 13 3 honest things you can do at work to prepare for your next job

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Here’s the deal – long gone are the days of having a job for life. They’re dead, gone, and buried – probably lying in the same grave as gramophones, typewriters, and cassette tapes. The average person now goes through 10-15 jobs a lifetime and the ‘stick-around’ rate per job is now also...

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Rise to the top: 10 career tips from Karren Brady

Sep 02, 13 Rise to the top: 10 career tips from Karren Brady

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If you don’t know who Karren Brady is, it’s probably because you don’t watch The Apprentice, and if that’s the case, you’re probably missing out on one of the best and most useful reality TV shows that’s hit our TV screens in the last decade! In case you haven’t figured it out, I am a huge...

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Jobseekers’ round-up: 3 things to read, watch and follow…

May 28, 13 Jobseekers’ round-up: 3 things to read, watch and follow…

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This is going to be a short blog post. I rarely ever write short blog posts because every time I try to write one it ends up being really long and really detailed (I think that must be the Creative Writing grad in me). But anyway, today’s post will be short because a) I’ve determined it to be; and b) I want to share with...

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Soar like Joseph: 5 characteristics of an irresistible employee

Apr 29, 13 Soar like Joseph: 5 characteristics of an irresistible employee

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If you’ve never read the story of Joseph in the Bible, I recommend after reading this that you go and grab the Holy Book and turn to Genesis 37-50 to get all the details. No, this isn’t going to be a “religious” post or a Bible lesson, instead I want to share with you ancient principles on how to become an...

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