Category: Job Searching

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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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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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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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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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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Why you Need a Power Pose for Your Next Career Move
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I’m going to let you in on a secret… you should expect to feel silly during your first power pose experience! But once you see its potential to boost your confidence and adjust your focus, you’ll be hooked! What is a Power Pose? A Power Pose (sometimes called Victory Pose)…
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