When it comes to applying for jobs, your qualifications and technical skills alone are no longer enough. Employers want more.
With fake job ads flooding online job boards nowadays, you’ll definitely come across a shady job posting or two.
As you scan through the job description for a remote role, you’ll see a number of desirable key skills listed by the employer. And while you’ll obviously need the hard skills to be able to take on the job, you may notice that many employers will place greater importance on soft skills when it comes to […]
What’s the most difficult part of looking for a job? It’s not preparing the job search materials. It’s not networking or even interviewing. It’s staying motivated in the face of rejection. No matter how qualified you are, in today’s competitive market, encountering rejection has become an expected part of the process. It’s not unusual to […]
When you’ve finally found your dream remote job and you know you’re the perfect fit, you don’t want to blow your chances by hastily slapping together your resume and cover letter. Your resume is the MOST important document in your job search toolkit. To get it right takes time, effort and customization for every job […]
Are you interested in remote work but don’t know how to draft a stellar remote-friendly resume? Don’t despair. The good news is that you’re not alone. While remote work is on the rise, it’s still remains mainly unchartered territory for many eager self-starters who seek a challenging and fulfilling job but love to work flexibly. […]
Having the right employability skills is not only a challenge for new graduates lacking relevant work experience, it can also be an issue for those of us looking to be promoted or wanting to transition into a remote role. But what exactly do we mean by ’employability skills’? Employability skills, sometimes called ‘foundational skills’ or ‘job-readiness’ skills, […]
After any job interview, most of us leave wondering if we said the right thing. Did you answer the questions well? Or did you do or say something wrong? But there is a way to prepare in advance for some of the tough questions you get in an interview. Questions like: Tell me about a […]
Your resume is never a ‘one size fits all’ document. Every job you apply for needs a tailored resume. Here are our guidelines to writing an interview winning resume and our tips on what to include when applying for remote jobs. We’ll be honest with you. We’re not a big fan of resumes. In the […]