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Jul 29, Job Interview Behavioral Questions and Answers

These job interview behavioral questions explore those workplace behaviors or competencies that have been identified as necessary for successful job performance. View behavioral-based interview questions that explore your ability to : handle ...


Jul 30, Preschool Teacher Interview Questions and Answers

Sample preschool teacher interview questions and excellent interview answers. Be well prepared for your interview, do your homework beforehand and have a good understanding of the school teaching philosophy and value system. Think about your ...

Jul 31, Standard Interview Questions and Winning Answers

Behind standard interview questions there is usually a specific concern or requirement. A candidate needs to think about what the interviewer’s concern might be: Why is the interviewer asking you this specific question? What is the interviewer ...

Want a reason to jump out of bed in the morning? Then find your Ikigai.  

How are we supposed to know what our true calling in life is? Especially when there is still so much to experience, knowledge to gain, and our dreams don’t seem possible. Picking something and saying ‘this is my thing’ seems a bit crazy. I’ve always ...

How joining a society can help your career

We’ve all seen those LinkedIn profiles where people are part of dozens of societies, clubs and organisations during their time at university. During my three years (so far!) of studying, I have always been hesitant to join societies. Would I be able ...

What influenced my career decision

Making a career decision can be a challenging process. For many students approaching their finals it may be the first time they have started to consider what to do with their degree. Ojinika Efobi graduated from Warwick Law School in 2018 and in her ...

How social media can help you find a career 

Even though it can seem to be a relatively daunting concept, it is possible to develop contact on social media to help you find a career,  particularly in sectors that are notoriously difficult to enter. In fields such as PR and journalism, ...

So you didn’t get the degree you wanted…

You have finally finished University – the rest of your life beckons. You should be fired up with excitement but your results weren’t quite what you’d hoped. Instead of getting that magic 2.1 you’ve got the dreaded 2.2.  Or maybe even ...

The do’s and dont’s of a graduate CV

With 3 or 4 long years of hard studying behind you and degree certificate firmly in hand, it’s time to find your first full-time professional position. Andrew Fennell, the founder of CV writing advice website StandOut CV, shares his perspective on ...

How employers show that they want people like you!

Publisher Malcolm Forbes (publisher of Forbes magazine) once said that ‘diversity is the art of thinking independently together.’ Diversity is more than just a buzz-word, it can hold the key to fostering new ways of thinking, broadening a ...

Transferring from the Integrated Masters to a BSc

Have you just been transferred to the BSc following your second year exam results? This blog is designed to help you adopt a positive mind-set if you are starting your final year earlier than you expected.     Develop a new career ...


The hows and whys of volunteering at university

This might just be the understatement of the century, but students are busy. We work on assignments, reading, exams, lectures, reading, seminars, societies and activities, paid work, and more reading. So, how – and why – bother with ...

Application rejected? How to combat CV failure

Having a job application rejected can be disheartening, especially when you know you’re plenty qualified for the role. But the most likely reason for this is that your CV didn’t grab the recruiter’s attention. By taking some time to strengthen ...

Eight Ways Beginners Can Watch Their Personal Brand

What is the best way to encourage someone to pay attention to personal branding when they’re new to the concept? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s ...

Six Effective Ways to Brand Yourself at Online Events

What is the best way to build your personal brand when attending or participating in online events? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young ...

The 7 Personal Branding Trends That Will Motivate Your Employees

Personal brands matter to everyone, not just startup founders and public speakers. In the age of social media, every employee owns a unique personal brand, and most employees want to grow those brands to boost their careers. As the boss, you can ...

How The Right Content Optimization Can Increase Brand Visibility

The latest Google search update is now a more mobile-friendly algorithm that keeps up with today’s search trends. As social media and technology has transformed the way we find information, the improved method is designed to understand the intent ...

Customers Demand Cross Channel Conversations. Here’s How Brands Can Deliver

Nine in 10 customers expect brands to provide a seamless experience across channels and devices, according to the New Jersey Institute of Technology.  Right now, nearly 90 percent of customers think companies are failing at this endeavor. So ...

6 Motivational Speaking Trends That You Want To Pay Attention To

Caption: Motivational Speakers From Pexels.com Whether you’re planning a small sales meeting with your team or preparing for a national conference, guest speakers need to stay aware of the latest trends to appear — and remain — innovative. More ...

Identifying Authentic Brands: 10 Signs to Watch For

What is one sign or aspect you look for when determining if another brand is authentic? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young ...

How to Monetize Your Skills with an Offer That Sells

From where you’re sitting, everyone else has made it online. Are you really the only one who hasn’t figured it out? You know you want to build an online business, but you have no idea what to actually sell. You tout a long list of digital ...

How To Leverage Your Brand To Attract New Clients

What is the best way to use your brand online in order to attract clients and customers? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young ...

3 Reasons Why LinkedIn is Important for Job Seekers

Yes, your LinkedIn profile is more important than your resume!  Do I shock you with this declaration? Think again. Your résumé is typically being sent to individuals, to recruiters, or as a job application, which has limited exposure. Yet your ...

How to Use LinkedIn Marketing like a Business Capitalist

LinkedIn is one of the most widely used social media networks worldwide. It has more than 610 million members with more than 303 million active users each month, rivaling platforms like Twitter and Instagram. And it’s no surprise why LinkedIn is so ...

Is This Why You’re Not Getting A Job Offer?

There’s always a lot of competition for good job openings.  So it’s quite average to have to endure several companies interviewing you before you finally get an offer.  But what if you’re not getting a job offer after even 15 or 20 ...