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    Understanding the impact of COVID-19 on your job search

    As we move into the summer months of 2020, by now we are well acquainted with the recent events hitting markets hard and disrupting hiring patterns. Whenever we are faced with challenging times, we are presented with unique opportunities. As a job seeker, you will have to remain proactive in your search for employment. Staying […] More

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    Why Hiring Diversity Begins With the First Seven Words

    Think about the last thing you said. It could be anything — asking a coworker what they’re eating or answering a phone call from your mother. If seven words from that conversation were isolated in audio and presented to a roomful of strangers, research shows that participants in that room will likely be able to […] More

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    An Extrovert’s Guide to Remote Work

    Because of COVID-19 many of us are now in a position where we’re working full-time remote for the first time ever. As someone who thrives on human interaction in an office setting, working at home alone has been challenging to say the least. I sat down to have a coffee with Chethan Reddy to get some tips […] More

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    How to Remain Proactive in your Job Search During the Covid-19 Crisis

    In this time of uncertainty, many companies and job seekers are faced with a decision. Pause the interview process or adapt to the situation. If you are a job seeker, ask yourself, can your skills be leveraged remotely? While some companies are reassessing hiring needs as their industries may be experiencing a slow-down (travel, entertainment […] More

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    6 Signs It’s Time to Look for a New Job

    How long has it been since you met someone who started and ended his or her career at the same company? The days of working 40+ years for the same employer and retiring with a generous pension after years of company loyalty have been replaced with a new norm – changing jobs every few years […] More

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    Coping Under the Current Economic Climate

    I’m a 25-year-old Recruitment Consultant, and since March 2020, like many people within my generation, I’ve lived in an economic bubble. The economy has always grown, never had to fight for business, I’ve been working in a candidate short market, with plenty of jobs. I have friends working across several different industries including education, hospitality, […] More

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    How to Start Your Career Using Just Social Media

    When it comes to career progression, using social media to find a job or for professional development is something not many think about. Social media can be very divisive when thinking about its impact. From trolls and censorship to worries about recruiters ‘spying’ on you, it can get quite a negative perception. However, it doesn’t […] More