How to Gather LinkedIn Recommendations for Your Executive Search

A critical component to a well-developed LinkedIn profile is the Recommendations sections. When many recruiters view an executive candidate’s profile, they go straight to the recommendations first. These recommendations provide recruiters social proof of your professional


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Cross A Ravine to Achieve a Successful Career Move (Not Literally!)

Imagine you were on a weeklong hike. The beginning representing your current career path and the end representing your dream job. All is going well, but just before the end of the hike, you come across


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8 Common Executive Job Search Mistakes to Avoid

Speak with any executive job-seeker, and you’ll be sure to hear a few bits of wisdom about how to find your perfect executive role. However, many of these yarns are chock full of misguided tips that


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Singapore: Industries and Roles In Demand

Singapore is one of the world’s premier expat destinations. And unlike other prominent destinations, opportunities are not restricted to limited industries. Here are a few of the many industries in demand in Singapore where executives can


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Too Busy for Social Media? 30 Minutes a Day is All You Need

We all know social media has become an important asset for senior executives ongoing career management and job hunt. However the only downside is it is time consuming. Here is a 30-minute-a-day plan to maximise your


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The Most Effective Way To Approach Headhunters in the Middle East

ore often than not, executive who seek to move on from their current position go about it the wrong way. It is not as simple as perusing LinkedIn and hoping a headhunter finds you; it is


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Don’t Let Your Career Search Take a Holiday This Year

Many senior executives looking to make a career move are asking themselves the question ‘should I be ignoring my job search during Ramadan?’. The answer to this is ‘no’, definitely not. Islamic countries partake in this


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The Secrets Behind Finding Vacancies in the Hidden Job Market

Every year there are millions of jobs posted online. But every year there are even more jobs that aren’t posted at all. What is the Hidden Job Market? The ‘hidden job market’ is a term that


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How to Prepare for Networking During Ramadan

Networking is more than slick talk and effective first impressions. This becomes doubly apparent during times such as Ramadan. With Ramadan upon us next week, prepare for things to slow down, but not your networking ability.


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6 Ways Anyone Can Become a Board Member

Obtaining a seat on a board could be a natural career aspiration for many professionals and one that comes with many benefits. However, with the imposition of the Sarbanes-Oxley law in 2002, board members have become


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