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Asking Yourself: Is It Time To Retire?

Asking Yourself: Is It Time To Retire?

Posted on Sep 12, 2014

Retiring ages vary greatly throughout the world. Moreover, some people can’t wait to retire, while others don’t feel like giving up their career. Seniors who are close to the retiring age need to consider various aspects, such as income, how to spend their time, if they are ready to do it and so on. Here are the main things you need to give a thought before making a decision. How much do you love your job? Will you miss your colleagues? What will be the social impact of your...
Mending A Professional Reputation When It’s Been Damaged

Mending A Professional Reputation When It’s Been Damaged

Posted on Jun 30, 2014

It takes ages to build a good reputation and you can ruin it in just a few seconds. Anyone can make a big mistake at some moment, and the consequences are tougher than expected. Even the most famous people and companies happen to damage their reputation sometimes, but you don’t need to be a public relations specialist to mend the situation and regain your credibility. Fortunately, people forget fast and what outraged them a week ago may become boring and uninteresting meanwhile. Being...
Knowing The Mind Games Some Interviewers Like To Use

Knowing The Mind Games Some Interviewers Like To Use

Posted on Jun 23, 2014

Building your confidence before going to a job interview is necessary not only in order to be able to answer to questions about your strengths and weaknesses. Don’t expect the usual questions all the time; some recruiters prefer using mind games in order to test you. Many of us have been subjected to such games, but, the more you are aware of them before going to the interview, the easier you can withstand them. Here is what you can expect at your next job interview: Being judged...
How To Change Your Career Path

How To Change Your Career Path

Posted on Jun 23, 2014

If we could run a test regarding career paths and how many tries it takes to find a career that one enjoys, the results would be worrisome, but not surprising at all. Many of us deal with careers they don't love and are stuck in jobs they detest. The causes behind these bad choices are the lack or career guidance and sometimes pressure from the society or from the family. Maybe you would have liked to be a cook, but in order to follow the trends and gain social prestige you have chosen...
Why The JobCentrePlus Is Only Of Many Routes To Work

Why The JobCentrePlus Is Only Of Many Routes To Work

Posted on Jun 5, 2014

For many people who are currently unemployed, the only resource they use to find work is online databases of job vacancies such as the jobcentreplus and other well known job boards. The truth is, however, that these represent an overcrowded marketplace where there are more people than there are jobs and so it is hard to stand out unless you have an impeccable CV to hand. Thanks to the introduction of the Universal Jobmatch system, this has become even more the case as jobseekers are forced...