I'm often asked whether it's worthwhile upgrading to a Premium account on LinkedIn. My usual response is that if you're job-seeking, it's probably worthwhile.
I've always been happy with the free version but having read the attached article perhaps it's time for a re-think...
I tweeted recently that if you play to your strengths, your weaknesses should pale into insignificance. Someone responded that if you build on your weaknesses they will support your strengths. True, but I think they misunderstood what I was trying to say.
It's no good trying to be a scientist if you're no good at science; or a market analyst if you're not analytical.
Ascertain what you ARE good at, then look for a job or career where you can build on your…Continue
I was recently asked to provide Video Interview Skills Coaching to a client who was applying for a highly coveted graduate programme in the City.
This is not to be confused with a Skype Interview. It's an entirely different process and it's being increasingly used to interview candidates who are remotely situated around the UK and the world.
It was an interesting (and successful) exercise, so I decided to write a blog about what to expect and how to prepare:…Continue
OK, this isn't really a blog and it's not business related... well, not really. But it does illustrate how Twitter can backfire.
It's absolutely hilarious. Do read it and start your week with a smile.