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  • How to get a job during COVID-19: 9 smart tips

    Wednesday, March 17, 2021

    If you're job hunting during the COVID-19 pandemic, you need practical strategies. Consider this expert advice from recruiters and hiring managers

  • Is It Better To Quit Or Get Fired?

    Monday, March 15, 2021

    How are things going at work? Have you been daydreaming about a new cool job? Are your days numbered at your current job? Is it time to move on?

  • 12 Acceptable Reasons For Quitting A Job

    Friday, March 12, 2021

    Thinking about quitting your job? That’s certainly not a decision to take lightly. As a professional, it’s your duty to think through the consequences of your actions before you make a major decision. As we all know, there are both good reasons and bad reasons for quitting a job. It’s up to you to decide if quitting is the right move for you.

  • Hiring Has Restarted. Here’s What You Need to Know to Land a New Job, Now.

    Wednesday, March 10, 2021

    As employment picks up, millions will be racing to fill open roles. Moving to the front of the pack requires understanding how today’s job market works.

  • International Women's Day 2021: "It really feels like the end for so many women"

    Monday, March 8, 2021

    A year ago, Lauri Deason said her career as a screenwriter and producer was nearing a breakthrough. She and her husband, who own their own production company, were on the verge of signing a deal to create a series of films. She had recently finished graduate school and was teaching film to college students.

  • Find your role in the marketing mix

    Friday, March 5, 2021

    Marketing is one of the most diverse sectors to work in – from the employers, the styles and processes, and the role, there’s a wide variety to choose from. Marketing roles tend to either sit in-house where people work for a single brand, or in an agency where teams cover a range of clients.

  • Why you need a hobby and how to find one

    Wednesday, March 3, 2021

    As closely as my sister is associated with her day job, people also almost universally know that she is a mountain biker. She got into the sport more than a decade ago and now dedicates a large part of her time to training for races and planning where she’ll head for competitions. It’s a passion of hers that exists outside of her main job and she loves it.

  • Stanford researchers identify four causes for ‘Zoom fatigue’ and their simple fixes

    Monday, March 1, 2021

    Even as more people are logging onto popular video chat platforms to connect with colleagues, family and friends during the COVID-19 pandemic, Stanford researchers have a warning for you: Those video calls are likely tiring you out.

  • What is the best structure for my CV?

    Friday, February 26, 2021

    When thinking about how best to structure your CV, the answer should be determined by the following question: “How can I get all the most valuable information on the first page?” The reason for this is quite simply that most attention will be spent reading the first page. It makes sense therefore to structure your CV in a way that enables you to get all the critical information at the beginning of the CV.

  • ‘Not easy to get a job past 40’: How ageism at agencies affects older employees

    Wednesday, February 24, 2021

    Chris Thilk is 44 years old. It’s been three years since he was let go from full-time agency work, and he has yet to find another full-time gig. That’s not for lack of trying, as he has applied to hundreds of jobs over the years. With 15 years of experience in the business, Thilk believes his age and experience level are hurting, rather than helping him in his quest for a new job.