January is one of the best times of year to begin a job search. After the Christmas shutdown, key decision makers have finished their vacations and are around for hiring, new yearly budgets are available and fresh projects and clients are beginning. For these reasons and more, now’s the time to be getting your CV out there if you’re looking for a change of role or career in 2017.
Monthly Archives: January 2017
If you’re fortunate enough to be interviewed by Richard Branson one day (hopefully on Necker Island!), don’t expect to hear questions about your career history, strengths or weaknesses. He’s not a fan of the traditional job interview, and in his book “The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership,” the Virgin Group founder explains the importance of hiring individuals who are a good ‘personality fit’. Focusing conversation on academic and professional achievements, and talking through a CV, would in many ways be a waste of time, he argues.
This article is based on the webinar delivered by business consultant, author, futurist and speaker, Gihan Perera, which can be viewed here.
This article is based on the webinar delivered by psychologist, author and CEO of Equilibria Leadership Consulting, Dr. Nicole Lipkin, which can be viewed here.
This article is based on the webinar delivered by David Smith, a global director at Virtual Learning Solutions and Virtual Gurus. It can be viewed here.