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October 9, 2018

If you think your social media accounts don’t count, then think again!  One in three employers reject great candidates based on something they discovered online.  Don’t lose a job offer just because you forgot to delete those photos…

Social Media Clean Up
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March 9, 2018

People aren’t mind readers Complaining about your issues won’t bring solutions, and repeatedly going over unsolved problems won’t solve them either.   For workplace dynamics to go smoothly, both sides have to clearly communicate their needs.

Ask for what you want (and get it!)
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January 22, 2018

Believe in yourself This may be easier to think about than to put into practice, but remembering a few key mantras will work wonders.  “You can do this!” “Happiness is contagious” “Find a way or make one!” Be a Role Model…

Top 3 Tips to Boost Self Confidence
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November 29, 2017

1. You dread Mondays 2. Dinner conversations are dominated by complaints about work 3. You find yourself dreaming about retirement 4. You get headaches, colds and feel stressed out 5. You are already thinking about getting a new job Barring…

Top 5 Warning Signs You Need a New Job
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August 30, 2017

You’re nervous – it happens to the best of us!   You care greatly about how you come across but the nerves kick in!  It’s perfectly natural, but what helps?  Remember, an interview is just a conversation…

5 Ways To Keep Calm At An Interview
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July 27, 2017

1 – Do your homework and research the company, and the interviewer well, just as if you were meeting them in person.  An advantage of a preliminary phone interview is that you can keep helpful notes close to hand…

Top 10 Tips For A Great Phone Interview
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May 23, 2017

Your CV is the one thing that takes you forward to pursuing the job of your dreams.  The one and only document, there to represent you in the first stage of your job application. The importance of…

The Importance Of The CV
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May 10, 2017

The beauty industry was created to help people look and feel as good as they can, but let’s face it, even though we sell and promote a whole host of glamorous enhancements, they’re not always practical for employees. Less is…

Look And Feel Your Best At An Interview
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April 3, 2017

Wow how time flies and how much I miss being young. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind ageing, it’s just that inside I still have the energy, ideas, and drive of a 30-year-old but my body has decided it…

Fran Hayter – A letter to my younger self
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February 24, 2017

YOUR personal brand shows employers what you have to offer and can expect from you. Personal branding isn’t just for senior executives – it’s for people at all stages of their career.  If you’re ready to jump into the…

First Impressions Last! Is the internet speaking for you?
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