fbpx

Category: Changing Jobs

Job applications COVID
Putting off job applications until COVID passes? Do this instead!
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Have you been thinking of a career change for a while but feel discouraged by what the world and the job market currently looks like? Or maybe you’re unemployed and waiting for the government to make decisions or holding off job searching until there are “more jobs” to go for?…
See Full Article
soft skills in job search
Brushing up on your soft skills
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Soft skills are more important than hard skills. There, I said it. Showing your future employer who you are, what you value, and why your personal qualities matter is more important than the experience you have. If you’re trying to move up in your current company, or are looking to…
See Full Article
Job applications COVID
Knowing when to move on from a job
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Ever had a ‘feeling’ you should probably move on from your job but been too worried to do anything about it? This kind of job stress can be detrimental to your mental health, as well as your job outlook and performance. Of course, we don’t all have the luxury of…
See Full Article
consider before a career change
Things to consider before trying out a career change
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Are you thinking it might be time for something new? Most people undergo several career changes in their lifetime. In fact, it’s becoming more and more uncommon to find someone who’s been in the one job their whole career. So you can take solace in knowing you’re not alone in…
See Full Article
The importance of having a routine (even as a job seeker)
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Having a routine is important for so many reasons. A routine can support your mental health. It can help you deal with change. It can also help you create better habits and reduce day to day stress. I find that it’s helpful to think of your routine like blocks of…
See Full Article
What do companies really want when hiring
What Do Companies REALLY Want?
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
I’m sure you’ve been there before. Find the perfect job online, write an awesome application, but never hear back. Or you get an interview but it goes nowhere. It’s time to consider what do companies really want when hiring, and what they’re looking for in their new employees… What is…
See Full Article
Managing mental health during a job search
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
Losing your job at any stage of your life is a stressful, upsetting experience. Whether it’s due to the current health crisis, or to a range of other potential factors, there are many things you can do to protect your mental wellbeing. Before we get into it, it’s important to…
See Full Article
mistakes during job search
Mistakes You Are Making During Your Job Search
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
  • Job Searching ·
It will surprise you to know that even a typo error is enough to push you out of the line of potential job candidates. Even digital footprints can badly affect your reputation and make you less desirable for a job. You need to be very careful when starting your job…
See Full Article
do what you love
Doing What You Love, Not Just What You Are Good At
  • in
  • Changing Jobs ·
All our lives, we are told to go after occupations we possess the skill set for – basically, jobs which would secure our future and help us pay the bills and put food on the table forever. It’s sound advice, right? Who doesn’t want to be rolling in money by…
See Full Article

FREE TRAINING TODAY
with Kate Langford!