What to do before asking for a promotion

If you’ve worked in your company for a few years, and you feel like you deserve a promotion because of your hard work, and the role you’ve played in getting your company to the next level, maybe it’s time you talked to your manager about a promotion. To prepare for the talk, take a look

Continue Reading

Six Things You Need To Know Before You Quit Your Job

Congratulations! After months of searching you finally found the perfect job. During the interview process you felt a connection with your future boss and the feeling was mutual. Now comes the not so fun part of saying goodbye to your current employer. Even if your boss is the devil incarnate you should do your best

Continue Reading

Don’t say it in a job interview

  It’s becoming increasingly difficult to get into the job market, which is why it’s so important to make sure your interview is successful. Here are a few things you should avoid saying in your interview – memorise them. 1“My apologies for being late.” You should never under any circumstances be late for an interview.

Continue Reading

Job hunting tips for graduates

  Written by Tatenda Chatikobo Salary Salary is one of the most important factors to look out for. A good remuneration strategy shows that the company places value and commitment in its employees. The salary should be market-related meaning; it should be in accordance to what the average salary in that field of work is.

Continue Reading

How to resign professionally

Every working person is eventually faced with the dilemma of whether to stay in their current job or resign. The reasons range from pursuing more education to landing a better job elsewhere. There are some important things to keep in mind, however, if you are thinking about resigning. 1. Think before you leap Moving on

Continue Reading

Three signs that you should upskill

  If you want to get ahead in your career, it’s important to always ensure your skills stay relevant to the ever-changing trends within your industry. Here are few signs it’s time to upskill. 1.    You’re frustrated. It’s normal to want a holiday every now and then – we all do. But if taking yourself

Continue Reading

6 Tips For Managing People Who Are Hard To Manage

Management would be easy if everyone you managed were hard working, collaborative, and had a great attitude and exceptional talent.  But then it wouldn’t be management.   It would be sitting around doing little while legions of highly motivated people worked happily and diligently.   The reality of course is far different.  Simply put, some people are

Continue Reading

Older Entries: Prev 1 2 3 ... 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 Next