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4 Critical Mistakes to Avoid on LinkedIn

Your social media footprint is critical, irrespective of the position you’re applying for, according to Sue Parker, Founder of CV Dynamix.  “LinkedIn is the go-to social media platform used by human resources, recruiters and hiring companies,” she says. If you have Facebook, set your account to private and keep in mind your profile picture and […]

5 Big, Little Social Media Mistakes That Cost You

Recruitment expert Anna Hodges, of Purple Squirrel, says once you post on social media, you can’t take it back. “If you want your personal life to remain private, either don’t post it or keep your settings private on platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.” However, she says when you use social media to expand your […]

Do You Write, Right? 10 Costly Mistakes to Avoid

It’s no secret that poorly written communication is bad for business and mistakes are costly. But getting it right is hard. To ensure your writing is correct, concise, easy to understand and targeted towards your audience follow the advice of Lyndall Guinery-Smith of The Professional Writer who shares the most common business writing mistakes. Failing […]

4 Interview Formats and How To (F)Ace Them!

You may be an excellent candidate but if you get it wrong in the interview you don’t get a second chance. Bernadette Innes, Director of Proven Recruitment Results, says in addition to rehearsing answers to standard questions, understanding different interview formats is the key to success. Standard Questions to Expect Can you tell me something […]

10 Benefits of Professional Development

Professional development is the advancement of skills or expertise to succeed in a profession through continued education. Australian Online Courses is an education provider offering quality online,  professional development courses to provide unique learning experiences. The courses are affordable, flexible in delivery and can be tailored to meet the needs of individual students. Here are […]