Why Skill Set Is More Important Than Your Degree

Looking to stand out in the job search? Focus on your skill set. Long gone are the days when degrees are the ultimate standard of achievement and ability. Instead, the rising costs of education coupled with the rising demand for skilled labour has put us in a unique situation — focusing on the person instead of […]

How to Negotiate a Higher Salary with Confidence

Are you wondering how to best approach the subject of a higher salary when it comes to your job interview? The most challenging part of a job interview for many candidates is the question of salary.  Being able to discuss money matters with confidence will help you get the compensation you want and may even improve your […]

How to Ask for a Pay Rise with Confidence

Finally ready to ask for that pay rise, but don’t know how? There’s no denying that asking for a pay rise can be uncomfortable.  Why?  Talking about money can feel a bit icky.  We can tend to avoid talking about money for fear of feeling judged, but in reality (especially in business), this particular subject shouldn’t cause […]

How to Effectively Deal with Criticism at Work

Have you got a review coming up and don’t now how to best deal with criticism? You are not alone! Criticism at work can stimulate professional and personal growth if you know how to deal with it effectively. But, it can also be daunting. Don’t worry, we have created this article to help you get […]

How to Show your Boss you have Potential

Trying to show your manager that you have potential? Feel like you are not being seen? Showing your boss you have potential is essential whether you want to climb up the ladder to senior management or be picked for interesting projects. Naturally, being competent at your current job is a starting point, but it takes more […]

What to do when you’re Overwhelmed at Work

Are you feeling overwhelmed at work and don’t know how to cope? Maybe your inbox is overflowing, and you wake up at night wondering what to do first when you arrive at the office in the morning. Take control of your workload before you become burned out. Start with this checklist for helpful things you can […]