Kelly’s Corner: Why Small Companies Lead to Big Opportunities

For a couple of years, I worked in recruitment, where I helped students find internships at their dream company. What I found was the overwhelming majority of students want to work for BIG companies, for such-and-such a firm, a well-known brand, etc.   They wanted the prestige; the glitz and glam of being associated with ...

Your Career: Ace that job interview

After working on your CV, cover letter, LinkedIn profile and sending out (dozens? hundreds?) of applications, you will finally get a call or email to set up a time for an interview.   Getting an interview is an achievement in itself. Only a tiny proportion of applicants are selected for the interview stage: this means ...

Your Career: LinkedIn – What are you waiting for?

Despite being very similar to Facebook in some aspects, LinkedIn’s purpose is completely job related. Its definition is merely a business and employment-oriented social network targeting professionals. In few words? It’s your online professional display! It enables you to: Find a job according to your skills Enhance your visibility: be found by recruiters Keep in ...