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A Strategic Approach to Finding Your Next Job

Try to resist the edge to apply for just any and job in your field that gets posted. Streamline your search by mostly applying for jobs that you have adequate experience and qualifications for. This will increase your chances of securing interviews significantly.

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How to write a Cover Letter

There are tons of Cover Letter samples on the internet, resist the temptation to copy and paste. Recruiters and hiring managers see dozens of Cover Letters, and it may discredit you if the reader of your Cover Letter is familiar with the content you are sampling.

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CV Mistakes
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CV Mistakes you’d be Wise to Avoid

Remember a professional CV is a marketing document, not a history book where you document your entire career journey. Stick to what is relevant and recent. Table the rest without going into too much detail unless that experience is relevant to the job you are applying for.

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6 Steps to get a Salary Increase

In a perfect world, you would get paid what you are worth. Your manager would notice your incredible contribution to the success of the team and all the extra effort you put in to deliver exceptional value and they would offer you a salary increase, right?

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Building a Successful Career Brand

Dig deep and start formulating all the qualities that differentiate you from others in your field of work. Think of your strong points and valuable qualities. Consider your peer’s feedback, this will assist you when it comes to your blind spots.

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How to Write a CV

This is a great opportunity to display yourself as a good Culture/Team fit. Choose your attributes carefully and highlight the most relevant ones for the role, now is not the time to be modest, do not downplay your capabilities.

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Landing your dream job

Do remember to dream big but remain realistic, you need to be qualified and able to perform this job, if you do not have the necessary qualification and skills yet do not give up on your dream, rather take time and up-skill yourself.

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10 Job Interview Tips

In order to make it to the interview stage, you will need a world-class CV and a great cover letter. Next is the sometimes ever

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Rewards of having a great CV

The first thing to consider when building your CV is clarity. The whole point of a CV is to quickly convey information about what makes you the best candidate for the position, so readability is key. A busy hiring manager doesn’t have time to pour over a jumbled layout in search of the qualifications he or she is looking for.

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