11th December 2016

Formula for Answering “Tell Me About Yourself” in an Interview

Tips in an interview A Simple Formula for Answering “Tell Me About Yourself”   interview tips - A Simple Formula for Answering “Tell Me About Yourself” A Simple Formula for Answering “Tell Me About Yourself”   “So, tell me about yourself.” What seems like such a simple question can really make you sweat, especially in an interview. What, exactly, should you share—not just to build rapport, but to show that you’re the perfect fit for the job? Fear not, job seekers: There’s ...
17th November 2015

6 Questions To Ask Before Taking The Job

6 Questions To Ask Before Taking The Job The job search and interview process can be a lengthy one, so when a job offer does come in, you’re probably feeling a sense of relief and excitement. You may be overcome by your feelings that you just want to dive in and say to the employer, “I accept!” – But wait! It’s important to not let your emotions get in the way of making the right decision ...
17th November 2015

The 5 Ways To Use Bullet Points On Resumes

The 5 Ways To Use Bullet Points On Resumes Thank goodness for bullet points – who wants to read blocks and blocks of text on the resume! While bullet points can help with highlighting key information like major accomplishments and success on the job, when it’s not used properly, the power of the bullet point is lost on the resume. What you want to avoid is using it for the wrong reasons. Information presented with the ...
17th November 2015

How Long Should A Resume Be?

How Long Should A Resume Be?

How Long Should A Resume Be? 1. Make Two Versions of Your Resume What the human reviewer looks for on the resume will be different from what the ATS looks for. By preparing two different versions of your resume, you can customize information to the particular audience. Resume for the Human Reviewer When you are sending your resume directly to an individual you may have already spoken to or to someone you know who will personally review it, customize ...
17th November 2015

How Do You Manage Job Search Rejection?

How Do You Manage Job Search Rejection? The subject of “rejection” routinely appears in conversation with clients: I can’t believe they didn’t hire me; I was a perfect fit for the job. Rejected. The offer was rescinded; unbelievable, especially since I already gave my notice. Rejected.  I was the most qualified by far and they gave the job to another candidate. Rejected.  They went with someone else and wished me all the best in the future. Rejected.  I was told the ...
17th November 2015

3 Of The BIGGEST Resume Mistakes That You Can Make!!!

3 Of The BIGGEST Resume Mistakes That You Can Make!!! When you’re looking for a new job, your resume is your calling card. It’s often the first time a potential employer gets to meet you. Obviously, you want to make a good first impression. This means you don’t want a resume that leaves potential employers shaking their heads. When most people think of mistakes, they think of misspelled words, poor formatting, and typos. These things are easy to ...
17th November 2015

50 highest Paying Occupations in Ghana

50 highest Paying Occupations in Ghana   Best Job Vacancies:50 highest paying occupations in Ghana # Occupation Median wages, 2015    Hourly Annual 1 Anesthesiologists $80.00+ $166,400+ 2 Internists, General $80.00+ $166,400+ 3 Obstetricians and Gynecologists $80.00+ $166,400+ 4 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons $80.00+ $166,400+ 5 Orthodontists $80.00+ $166,400+ 6 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $80.00+ $166,400+ 7 Surgeons $80.00+ $166,400+ 8 Chief Executives $79.37 $165,100 9 Psychiatrists $78.95 $164,200 10 Family and General Practitioners $78.61 $163,500 11 Dentists, All Other Specialists $77.41 $161,000 12 Pediatricians, General $74.70 $155,400 13 Dentists, General $67.81 $141,000 14 Architectural and Engineering Managers $57.34 $119,300 15 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates $57.34 $119,300 16 Prosthodontists $56.92 $118,400 17 Podiatrists $56.75 $118,000 18 Natural Sciences Managers $55.78 $116,000 19 Computer and Information Systems Managers $55.67 $115,800 20 Petroleum Engineers $54.85 $114,100 21 Marketing Managers $54.23 $112,800 22 Lawyers $54.21 $112,800 23 Pharmacists $53.64 $111,600 24 Air Traffic Controllers $51.94 $108,000 25 Political Scientists $51.65 $107,400 26 Physicists $51.14 $106,400 27 Financial Managers $49.96 $103,900 28 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers N/A $103,200 29 Computer and Information Research Scientists $48.39 $100,700 30 Nuclear Engineers $48.04 $99,900 31 Mathematicians $47.78 $99,400 32 Human Resources Managers $47.68 $99,200 33 Computer Hardware Engineers $47.50 $98,800 34 Sales Managers $47.37 $98,500 35 Aerospace Engineers $46.86 $97,500 36 Managers, All Other $46.37 $96,400 37 Purchasing Managers $45.71 $95,100 38 Optometrists $45.67 $95,000 39 Physical Scientists, All Other $45.57 $94,800 40 General and Operations ...
17th November 2015

How Personal Branding Influences Hiring Decisions in Ghana

Strategic Positioning: How Personal Branding Influences Hiring Decisions. “Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called you.” Personal branding gives you leverage in a competitive market place In this age of social media addiction, you ...
17th November 2015

The Top 10 Best Paying Jobs in Ghana

The Top 10 Best Paying Jobs in Ghana Ghana! Yes, Ghana — the country that made itself known in its recent World Cup runs, and achieved its highest FIFA rank of 14 back in April of 2008, the country is also making its mark in the economic world as well. Of course, you might be surprised to learn which jobs in Ghana pay the most in the country once known as the Gold Coast. 10 – Accountant Average ...