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Never ever use a resume template. Here's why.

Searching for the right resume format? You’ve come to the right place. Read on… I have a friend – let’s call him Neel. Neel works at McDonald’s as a Restaurant Manager, and one day he invited me over to the restaurant for a tour to see how burgers are made. McDonald’s is famous for two...


Why Some Freshers Can’t Find Jobs

The unemployment rates for freshers are higher than those in other age groups. This up-and-coming generation is shaping how we think about work, and yet they are struggling to find jobs. The modern workplace needs them to gain experience and take the places of previous generations, and yet...


What Are Consultants Looking For When They Search You Online?

Consultants are lurking in the depths of your social media profiles. Are they seeing what you want them to see? It’s no secret that consultants are looking up candidates online before they move them forward in the hiring process. It makes sense, though. I mean, who DOESN’T look people,...


How are you unique? Why should I hire you?

Whether you’re just starting out after graduation, or you’ve been working for years, there’s one important question that you can ask yourself before you start job hunting. What is my unique selling point? Having a USP (sometimes also called a unique selling proposition) is a marketing term....