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References on resume

References on your resume: Should they be included?

You may be wondering whether you should include professional references on your resume, or if you should write something like “references available upon request”. What about a references list? Sound familiar? This article outlines the approach you should take to…
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Is LinkedIn Premium worth the cost

Is LinkedIn Premium worth the cost?

LinkedIn is social networking with a difference. While job seekers are urged to tone down their Facebook and Twitter presence lest their social antics show them in a bad light, they are positively encouraged to maintain an up to date…
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How long should a cover letter be

How long should a cover letter be?

If it’s too short, does it provide enough information? If it’s too long (2 pages or more) am I going into too much detail? Sound like a familiar thought process? One of the most common cover letter mistakes is getting…
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How to become a virtual assistant

How to become a Virtual Assistant

Have you eve thought about how to become a virtual assistant? If so, you could be about to embark on a career with good upside potential. In this guide, we provide some seriously useful advice on what you need to do…
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5 tips for networking your way to a new job

5 tips for networking your way to a new job

It is well known that many jobs are actually never advertised. They are filled because the hiring manager knows someone, hears about someone, or is introduced to someone through their personal network. In this guest article (see Guest Authors if you…
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Job search tips that really work

Job search tips that really work

Job search tips are useful, becasue – let’s face it – job searching can be hard work. And like all things that are hard work, you will need dedication to succeed. Getting organised for a job search will help make…
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