If you’re applying for a new job or a career change is on the horizon, it’s an ideal time to take stock of your transferable skills. But did you know certain transferable skills are more valuable and in-demand than others? How many of the seven most valuable transferable skills do you have? And, do you
LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool to boost your career prospects, but if you’re not using to your advantage, you may be missing out many valuable opportunities according to two leading recruitment specialists. Recruitment expert Em Pescott says there are many ways to maximise your LinkedIn profile to increase exposure and land your dream career.
If you work in (or aspire to join) the disability, aged or community care sector, you may wonder about the career trajectory. It’s an industry that experiences a high turnover of staff due to a lack of career advancement, but there are opportunities available for those who look, according to recruiter Graham Wynn, CEO of
If you work in community services, you’ve already decided to make a positive impact on the world, but how can you positively influence your career? The community services profession is exceptional in the sense that as well as being able to advance your career and gain more qualifications, you can also move across the sector
If you’ve been considering becoming a mentor, you should think about what you want to get out of the relationship, because mentoring is not about managing, it’s about guiding, according to Gayle Fitzpatrick, a mentor with Raise Foundation. “It’s not about giving the answers, it’s about empowering the mentee to come to their own conclusions.
Did you know 40 per cent of small businesses will fail in the first three years? It’s hardly surprising, considering the countless challenges faced by small business owners daily. So, how can small business owners increase their chances of survival? As a small business owner, you’re probably time poor. So, we spoke to Mike Williams,