Follow these important cover letter writing dos and don’ts to impress the hiring manager
When you are applying for jobs in an ever-competitive world, setting yourself apart from other job seekers can be a hard thing to achieve. Especially that today, more than ever, a simple CV may not always be sufficient. Apart from writing the perfect CV, supplements, such as portfolios and examples... Read more
Five presentation tips to become a great public speaker
Here’s how to impress the boss with an effective presentation If you aren’t personally terrified of public speaking, you probably know someone who is. Unfortunately, unlike sharks, clowns and other phobias, public speaking is hard to avoid and it can often be expected from you in the workplace. However,... Read more
6 vital tips on how to prep for an internal position in your company
You love your company and wish you can just stay there or take the great workplace with you. But you are interested in a better position; something new, something more challenging, and something more rewarding. You don’t have to worry about leaving the place you love, you can simply... Read more
Seven things you should never say in a job interview
Avoid using these cliché phrases at all costs if you want to impress the employer There’s a lot that goes through your mind when you attend a job interview. Although you might be terrified and think you’ve got the answers to all the interviewer’s questions, you have to make... Read more
Get the most out of your internship with these six tips
Internships have become a must for college students, and summer is the perfect time to do just that. Without the work experience they provide, the post-graduation job search is significantly more difficult. But it’s not enough to simply get an internship. Here’s how to impress your employer during your... Read more
How to maintain productivity during Ramadan
Ramadan is finally here, and Muslims around the globe are abstaining from eating and drinking from sunrise to sunset. However, that is not all what Ramadan brings with it! Over the course of the holy month, Muslims also dedicate their time to family, generosity, harmony, spirituality, and according to... Read more
Best tips to career success: 6 organisation hacks from successful people
From aligning your emails to sleeping right, here’s how to become an ace organiser. You can try new ways to get organised, but when it comes to forming new habits, sometimes you just have to see what other people have done well, and then copy it. Here, six successful... Read more
13 phone interview mistakes that will lose you a job offer
Most recruiters will agree that the most important part of the hiring process is differentiating the best candidates from others, and bringing the best on board to their company. The key element in the recruitment process, which helps with this, is the job interview. One of the most interesting... Read more
10 CV mistakes that employers hate seeing
When hiring managers look at your CV, they will form the first impression about you and your suitability for the position. More often than not, your CV will only have a few seconds to grab the employer’s attention and should ideally leave them wanting to read more and invite... Read more
Top tips for interning abroad

Top tips for interning abroad

Careers Wednesday, May 17, 2017 0

It need not be a steep learning curve when in another country There are so many incredible experiences you can have when going interning abroad, it’s almost overwhelming. Not only will you build your resume, but an internship will throw you into the heart of the place you’re living... Read more