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Category: Job Searching

Job applications COVID
Putting off job applications until COVID passes? Do this instead!
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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?…
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Job vs career
Job vs Career – What’s the difference?
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Yes, a job and a career are different and it’s important that as a job seeker, you understand the difference. Regular KLCC followers and previous clients will know that we are really passionate about defining this difference and why. If this is news to you, I’m so glad you’re here!…
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soft skills in job search
Brushing up on your soft skills
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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…
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Job applications COVID
Knowing when to move on from a job
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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…
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Manners Matter
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In all aspects of our lives, but particularly when job seeking, the power of good manners should never be overlooked. A simple “thank you” following an interview may just be your winning ticket. While this is not a complex topic, I still think it is an important topic of conversation,…
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consider before a career change
Things to consider before trying out a career change
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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…
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how to find Graduate Jobs
How to Find Graduate Jobs
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Whether you’re just starting your tertiary journey, are graduating soon, or have recently completed your studies, the idea of finding a career job using these new skills can be so daunting! And it doesn’t matter if you’re graduating from university, TAFE, an online diploma course, or even from school! Age…
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Resilience while job searching
How to find resilience while job searching
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I almost feel like “resilience” is a bit of a buzz word at the moment… So, what does it actually mean? Resilience: The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties, to bounce back, also known as toughness. Do you consider yourself to be tough? It’s pretty difficult to answer that question,…
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The importance of having a routine (even as a job seeker)
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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…
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Managing mental health during a job search
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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…
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