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Be Brave! The sum of the parts is greater than the whole!

When you are looking to make a step change in your career – be brave. Ultimately, it’s up to you to make it happen. I’m writing this piece to demonstrate that it is possible to leverage your transferable skills and

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Posted in Career, Career Transition, Personal Brand, Skills

Job Search Strategy: Weekly Roundup 9.6.2017

Wow – this has been an interesting week! I’ve had some amazing feedback from clients around how developing a clear value proposition and being able to articulate that in the form of their CV, LinkedIn profile and their interviews has

Posted in Applying For a Role, Curriculum Vitae, CV, Interview Skills, LinkedIn, Networking, Personal Brand

Job Search Strategy: Weekly Roundup 2.6.17

Building a job search strategy before you hit the market is becoming more and more important.
Their are many touch points and prongs to ensure you capture and win opportunities.
Strategic? Or Transactional?
It’s your choice.

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Posted in Applying For a Role, Career, Communications, Curriculum Vitae, CV, Interview Skills, jobs, Personal Brand, Recruitment, Skills

When do I ask about remuneration?

Find out when and how to ask how much the role is paying.

Posted in Applying For a Role, Personal Brand

5 key steps to negotiate the best job offer

A call from a prospective employer or recruiter offering you ‘the dream job’ may come from out of the blue. Or if you’re actively job hunting you may be working through the recruitment process. Either way – in order to make

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Posted in Applying For a Role, Career, jobs, Personal Brand

Connection Requests: Stop spamming your brand!

LinkedIn Connection requests can damage or add value to your brand. This article reminds us to treat requests with respect.

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Leverage your transferable skills. No limit!

Transferable skills are powerful tools that enable you to leverage your experience towards achieving your next career move!

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Posted in Career, Personal Brand, Skills

Skill fit: Do you really have it?

You may think you have the right skills and experience for a particular role – but how close are you really to meeting the requirements of the hiring manager? During the application process – through your CV, screening conversations, and

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Posted in Curriculum Vitae, CV, Interview Skills, Personal Brand, Skills

Monday’s just about gone… but wait it’s…

Published by Craig McAlpine @:  mycareerbrand.net All – but not quite yet…. Before you sign off for the day put time into some personal brand reflections. Start to understand the impact of your actions and the outcomes they have on your personal

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Why formalised career milestones are so important?

Published by: http://www.MyCareerBrand.net Career milestones hold you to account and act as markers to keep you on track. So you need to set them early, be prepared to adapt to changing circumstances and ensure they are measurable. Here are 6

Posted in Career, Personal Brand
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