5 Myths about the 21st century world of work

5 Myths about the 21st century world of work

Starting a job after school is often something we all look forward to as it somehow marks the beginning of ‘adulthood’ and independent life and no longer under the mercy of pocket money from parents. We all have certain expectations and often times, unrealistic dreams...
What Is Your Flavour – Tell or Sell?

What Is Your Flavour – Tell or Sell?

I recently switched jobs to a new industry and started getting questions about my new place of work as early as my first week. I started out answering with ‘it’s fine’, it’s going well so far’ but honestly I thought it was too early to early to judge. Don’t get...
Keep moving: The Journey of Job hunting

Keep moving: The Journey of Job hunting

It is often said that ‘looking for a job is a full time job’ and if you’re in doubt there’s statistics to prove it. According to the Bureau of Labour Statistics, the average job search takes around 13 weeks, that’s 3 months and a week. The experts at Standout CV...
Penultimate Year Checklist

Penultimate Year Checklist

We all like the freedom that comes with our university days, for most of us this marks our first full time away from our parents or guardians. In the midst of all that freedom and enjoyment, we sometimes forget the life that comes after that… Yes! The one that we all...
Digital Revolution and Workplace Disruptions

Digital Revolution and Workplace Disruptions

It is no longer news that we are now in the days of digital revolution with the introduction of automated telemarketers, online support systems, market survey tools, self-checkout systems, social media marketing and other artificial intelligence tools. Thus, this...