Wednesday, October 19, 2016

How to Excel at Work as a New Employee



There is this usual apprehension when you finally pass the interview, are hired and now resume at your new place of work. You seem not to be sure you will make a good impression and succeed. The first few months are the periods within which to convince your employers if they did make the right choice. Notwithstanding the anxiety, you can actually follow some simple steps that would enable you excel and fit in properly to do the job you were hired for.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The Standout Applicant: A Sales Approach



William Arruda in one of his articles stated that “if you position yourself as merely qualified, you are merely a commodity – interchangeable with everyone else who ticks the boxes next to the roles core competencies.”

How then do you ensure that you are not like “everyone else” – a mere commodity that can be interchanged? How do you stand out as the best applicant the interviewing panel has ever seen or will ever see? You might know that you are the perfect person for this job – how do you get them to also know this?