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Summary Sunday: Your Career – Past, Present and Future

Summary Sunday: Your Career - Past, Present and Future | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to ...


Portfolio Careers Offer Multiple Income Streams, aka Job Security

Portfolio Careers Offer Multiple Income Streams, aka Job Security | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue ...

How to answer “Why do you want to work for us?”

This should be easy shouldn’t it? Surely it’s easy to tell the employer why you are keen to work for them.  Yet in reality it can be difficult to pinpoint what exactly has attracted you to the employer – aside from their freebies at the careers ...

How to Use Email Software to Immediately Boost Your Email Efficiency

A lot of time is wasted on email management all over the world. In fact, The Radicati Group estimates that we sent 281+ billion personal and professional emails per day in 2018, so it’s little wonder that a large percentage of American ...

Summary Sunday: Always Be Ready for a Job Search

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Informational Interviews are a Form of Networking

Informational Interviews are a Form of Networking | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we ...

5 tips for taking care of your mental health at uni

Take it from a recent graduate. Finishing your degree will be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life so far. But it will also have been one of the most challenging. How can you maintain a good study/work/life balance? Students face an ...

Summary Sunday: Winning Job Interviews, Job Search and More

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Developing Your Strengths Further

Back to one of my favourite topics! Once you’ve invested in finding out your strengths, you’ll need to continue developing them. That way, not only will they play a vital role in your current studies and career development, but they’ll also set you ...

5 Best Personal Branding Speakers of 2019

Every entrepreneur has a personal brand, but they don’t all build those brands themselves. Those who neglect personal branding are inevitably branded by others. Before the media or your competitors have a chance to paint your personal brand, be ...

Summary Sunday: Expand How You Use LinkedIn

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Fix It Friday: No One Said It Would Be Easy To Find the Hiring Manager

Fix It Friday: No One Said It Would Be Easy To Find the Hiring Manager | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you ...

How to answer ‘How would your friends describe you?’

Is it just me, or does this at first glance seem like an odd question to come up in the interview context? It certainly does come up, and not infrequently. Surely employers are interested in how you are in the workplace, not in what goes on when you ...

Summary Sunday: Networking and LinkedIn For Job Search

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Plagiarism alert! The consequences of dishonesty in the graduate recruitment and selection process.

Plagiarism…the act or practice of taking someone else’s work, idea, etc., and passing off as one’s own.You may have come across plagiarism within the context of academic work. However some graduate recruiters have also found a very small number of ...

Know your strengths and transform your career

We’ve previously shared tips about how to approach a strengths-based recruitment process and how to crack it. It’s also important to focus on why you would personally want to take precious time out from your studies to invest in strengths. The ...

Summary Sunday: Be Ready For Your Next Job Search

Summary Sunday: Be Ready For Your Next Job Search | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this ...

5 Creative Communities That Can Help You Level Up Your Skills

Fertilizer is to plants what community is to creative professionals. With enough time, water, and sunlight, they grow themselves. But sprinkle on some peer feedback and support, and they grow faster and bigger than ever. Not long ago, finding that ...

Essential graduate cover letter dos and don’ts

After three years of essay and research paper writing, addressing employers can feel a bit alien for recent graduates. If you’re preparing your CV and are ready to email it to lots of companies, you’ll first need to create a short and snappy cover ...

10 Ways To Research Company Culture

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Summary Sunday: Job Search Tips You Need To Know

Summary Sunday: Job Search Tips You Need To Know | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this ...

Summary Sunday: New Help For Your Job Search

Summary Sunday: New Help For Your Job Search | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this ...

Personal Marketing Plan Samples (And how to use one)

Personal Marketing Plan Samples (And how to use one) | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site ...

Summary Sunday: Job Search Is About Relationships

Summary Sunday: Job Search Is About Relationships | Career Sherpa We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use ...

4 Ways to Plan for Your Business in 2020 and Beyond

In business, planning for the future is as difficult as it is necessary. Branding your business, just like building your personal brand, means you have to think about the long term. What works in establishing your brand today might feel stale ...

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