It never feels comfortable when someone tells you about something you did wrong, or could improve upon. Here's how to handle it.
Most of us would say that we want someone to tell us if we're not doing something right, but we're rarely thrilled when someone actually does. Here's how to give feedback effectively.
I'm often asked what to put in a covering letter or email. My advice is to keep it short and punchy and let them know why they should employ you. Here are some examples of covering letters to use when applying for a specific job, or when sending in a speculative enquiry to an employer.
With the cost of catteries getting higher and higher, it makes economic sense to take your cat with you on your motorhome holiday. We've travelled all over the UK with ours and lived on board through the winter. We've often been asked how we cope with a cat on a motorhome, so here's how we do it.
It's the end of the interview and you've dazzled, but now the interviewer asks you what questions you have. You want to sound smart but your mind just went blank - so what can you ask? Here are 20 great questions to ask at the end of an interview - you shouldn't need all 20 but at least you've...
With 17 years of experience in training interviewers, here's what they've told me they're looking for when they ask those tough interview questions.
Most people dread being asked to give any sort of presentation so after 25 years of sucessfully delivering presentations to a wide variety of audiences, here are my best tips on how to write and deliver effective presentations.
Sometimes it seems as if life is just one major stress after another. The bad news is there's nothing you can do about that, but the good news is there are many positive things you can do to help yourself tackle stress head on and come out fighting.
In my career I've been amazed by how many top-notch professionals crash and burn when it comes to writing a CV. They may be excellent lawyers, accountants,whatever, but if they want a new job they need to sell themselves.