All Posts by Jamie McDermott

How to Get Through to Headhunters & Key Decision Makers – Agony Aunt

We’re back with another Agony Aunt article, and this month we’re looking at how to get through to Headhunters and key decision makers. One of our Senior Executive clients contacted Emma Foster, the Senior Client Relationship


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How to use Twitter as a networking tool – Part 2

How to use Twitter as a networking tool – in the UAE Here is the second part of our two-part series on ‘How to use Twitter as a networking tool‘. In this article we’re looking specifically


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Agony Aunt – Where Have all the Headhunters Gone?

The adage goes “two heads are better than one.” It is in this logic that job seekers hope to attract and acquire the services of headhunters. Even better, a headhunter has something most individuals do not


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7 Ways to Ace Your Executive Job Interview

Interviews are designed to examine your credentials as a viable job candidate. At the executive level, this process takes on an even greater urgency and priority, as you’ll be expected to be ready for action once


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Striving for CEO level – 6 Essential Changes You Need to Make

In business, there is no one more important than the Chief Executive Officer. Do you aspire to reach such heights? With the unrivalled pay of the CEO, many people do, but with the lucrative pay pack


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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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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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Coaching for CEO Readiness

Today’s CEO faces more pressures than ever before. Business leaders are dealing with rapidly changing markets, technologies and workforces; government regulations are also escalating, increasing financial and legal scrutiny. Top executives who feel that they can


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Manage your hectic lifestyle more effectively with the must-have gadgets we discovered this week. Heavy is the head that wears the crown. While executives are not necessarily royalty, they are certainly a busy and overburdened bunch;


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Agony Aunt – How to Make the Most Out of Your Gold Membership

  Dear Emma, I have been a member of CI for a while now, but I am only just beginning to actively look for a role now. Please, can you let me know the best way


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