Job Search

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How to Find the Perfect Company

You may think it’s impossible to know whether a company is perfect with you until after you’ve snagged the job. But with…

How to Find a Professional Reference That Will Land You the Job

Finding the best professional reference, the one that will ensure you land the job, requires more than sending a blanket email to…

How to Write a Letter of Interest

So you’ve had your eye on a particular company for a while now and would give just about anything to work there. You’ve…

CV & Cover Letter

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Kick Start Your Job Search With This Free CV Template

Sitting down to craft your CV can feel like a daunting task. Condensing years of employment history, education and experience onto one…

How to Write a Personal Statement for Your CV

There are many elements to a CV — they are pages and pages long, after all! But every CV should kick off with…

How to Write a Cover Letter

Cover letters can seem daunting to write, but they’re an integral part of the application process. Plus, they let you show your…

Interview Preparation

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How to Answer “Tell Me About Yourself”

It’s only a matter of time during a job interview before someone says, “So tell me about yourself.” It should be a…

How to Follow Up After an Interview (With Templates!)

Once your interview is over, you can breathe a sigh of relief. The most challenging part is over! Now, all you have to…

How to Prepare for a Job Interview

Acing a job interview has as much to do with the way you prepare as it does your poise and confidence in…

Pay & Salary

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How to Ask for a Pay Rise

Asking your manager for a pay rise can be nerve-wracking, so much so that some people wait for months or even years…

How to Negotiate Your Salary

Salary negotiation is something that everyone should be focussed on. No matter when the last time you negotiated for a better salary…

What Is Compensation and How Is It Determined?

Did you know that your compensation isn’t as simple as your base salary? In fact, your income in the combination of several…

Changing Careers

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How to Change Careers

You went to college to become, let’s say, an accountant, but after five years in the business, crunching numbers all day for…

How to Succeed in Your New Job

There’s no doubt that starting a new job is an exciting time in your life. New jobs often bring with them the opportunity to…

Switching Jobs Internally: How to Apply & Manage the Transition

We all get frustrated with our jobs from time to time, and in those moments, you might find yourself looking at your coworkers…

Career Development Tips

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How to Get a Promotion

Earning a promotion takes hard work, success, reading the right signs and a little bit of luck. A promotion is how your employer demonstrates…

How to Identify and Develop Soft Skills

We’ve all heard what an asset it is in the job market to know data analysis, be able to code in C++,…

How to Write a Resignation Letter (With a Template!)

You’re ready to quit your job. But before you put in your two-weeks’ notice, you’ll need to write a resignation letter —…