Historically, business management has been a lucrative and prestigious career path with an outstanding future outlook. However, considering that the job market has changed dramatically in response to COVID-19, you may be wondering whether or not the future still looks bright for business managers. The uncomfortable truth is that this is not an easy time… Read More
Look at any university in the world, and you might notice that degrees surrounding the study of business and commerce are notably popular. Particularly at a graduate level, university students are seeing a lot of value in business oriented degrees. This is all well and good, however you might be wondering why this is –… Read More
One of the most important things on the to-do list of a final year student is choosing a suitable graduate job that will lead them to a career path that they always dreamt about. To help you to make the right choices, we are going to write a series of Q&A interviews with successful professionals… Read More
Think that you are overwork but also underpaid? Think that you are about to change that? So what are you waiting for? It is time to let your employers know by asking for a pay rise. But wait, it might not as easy as simply knocking on your boss’s office and asking for more money.… Read More
A job in banking and investment is so attractive to a huge number of graduates that it is very tough and challenging for an individual to get a position in this field. You need to be ahead of the crowd to gain a certain competitive advantage in the race of securing a job in banking… Read More
By the time you graduate from high school, it is important that you start looking into your career path. In this article, I’ll share with you some tips that need to be taken into account when you are in search of a job. These tips are still useful if you are already in your university… Read More
Consultancy is one of the quickest growing professions in this country, with increased demand from fields like security, engineering, marketing, finance, science, law, management, and accountancy. With the increased demand for professional consultants, there has been a proportional increase in competition among graduates. Our interviewee today is a consultant- a financial consultant to be precise. She will tell us how she managed to navigate the cut-throat recruitment process in order to secure a consultancy role in a top tier organization.… Read More
In today’s competitive job market, it is necessary for you to stand out from the hoards of qualified people targeting the same job. It is no longer sufficient for you to send in your resume and wait for a reply, you need to be actively networking so that your name can be out there for recruiters to see.
One way of doing this is by having a social media presence on a professional platform such as LinkedIn. However, a bland LinkedIn profile will not help draw in the right people. You need to have an attractive profile that provides recruiters with information about who you are and what you have to offer. … Read More
As you prepare to enter the job market, many of you have read an assortment of articles on how to ace an interview. Unfortunately, many of these articles have left out one important thing; you need to impress your potential employers even after your interview has concluded. But how are you supposed to that? How can you keep a potential employer interested once your interview is done?
This article will list a few easy ways to follow up your interview, so that you can remain in the best position to get the job.… Read More