Posts filed under: Job Winning

What do you do when you come across an inspiring piece of writing or video online? You Google that person‘s name. That‘s it. Then, when you Google your own name, what do you get? Here‘s Come Your Personal Branding 101...
If you type “free resume templates” in google, there could be over 90k results return. However how many of these templates are tested to be effective in getting you job interviews? Moreover, we all have different career strengths and situations,...
How to Leverage Linkedin Research in Your Next Job Application Before applying for any job position, do you google the company and see if it fits your interest and competencies? Most people do. To stand out from the crowd, conducting...
A Day In Life of a Recruiter As job applicants, we are only familiar with one side of the story in recruitment. Have you ever wonder what recruiters are thinking? So, let imagine you were a professional in-house recruiter and...
  When it comes to job search, have you ever wonder why getting job offers are so difficult, even though you are smart and talented? You have read tons of “hacks” on how to crack a job interview, but when you...
“Tell Me About Your Weakness.” Recruiters are like Investigators, and they would love to know the REAL you. Asking “What are your weaknesses?” is a way for interviewers to find out if you are self-aware, and a proactive learner who...
Your Self Introduction is just like a movie trailer – short yet intriguing, so your audience wants more! Your answers to the “Tell me about yourself” question is a high-level description of who you are in less than 2 minutes. It...
We all know that as a student, GPA is the core metric to measure how much you’ve learnt academically throughout the 4 years. You might not be a great student, but hey, it doesn’t mean you can’t be an outstanding...
Have you heard of the Gig economy? More and more people nowadays are diversifying their work portfolios. Whether it’s a hobby, a side hustle, or a passion project during a career break, there is a way to showcase that to...
Recently I got questions from students on how should they approach your interview follow up when it has been 1-2 weeks after the last interview session. I hear you. The interview went well, and the hiring manager promised to get...