Tag Archives: how to apply for jobs

Job Search Tip Winter Special

September 10, 2016 by Margaret Townsend

The season to be jolly is coming up. To jolly well take advantage of HR practices and turn them in your favour with our number one seasonal job search tip. During the Summer months and in the first quarter of the year, human resources and hiring managers are inundated with resumes and CVs from job […]

Resume Tip: Job Application Cover Letter

September 10, 2016 by Margaret Townsend

When attaching a cover letter to your resume, bear these important pointers in mind. use clean writing paper if it is not an online or emailed job application Apply neat and legible handwriting Address the cover letter to or for the attention of the title or person mentioned in the job ad Alternatively use the […]

7 Resume Tips for a Successful Job Application

February 22, 2016 by Margaret Townsend

If you really want to move your career forward or are in a competitive job market you absolutely need to create a resume that makes you an irresistible prospect for the interview list – each time you apply. The best advice is the same, whether you are writing a resume, CV or creating a profile […]

Privacy Central to Changing Jobs and Dating

April 26, 2015 by Margaret Townsend

Like the formal dating scene, especially for those of us changing jobs, in our job search we need privacy and great matches, not social noise. Seeking Social Media Benefits Recently a friend has been sending me invites to join a travel based social site, where you can rate locations and share advice and tips with […]

24 Best Of Job Search Tips – the real guide for the real jobsearch

January 27, 2015 by Margaret Townsend

You will find great advice from The American Staffing Association on the career and jobsearch theme. I have compiled here what I believe is the ‘best of’ tips for the jobseeker from their website, along with my own interpretations and additional job search tips, career advice and interview tips, which should go a long way […]