All Posts by Michael O'Keeffe

Opportunities in Interim Management, Pay & Securing Contracts

Interim management opportunities are expanding globally, with a particular emphasis in the Middle East. Whether you are an expatriate or national, Interim Management can provide a fantastic option for you in 2015. Continuing with the theme,


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What You Need to Know About Interim Management

This is the first part of our interim management series. Every week we will highlight various aspects behind interim management and how it can help solve your next employment query. This week we give an overview


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Is Age A Problem For Job Seekers?

Getting old can be demoralising. This sentiment doesn’t just refer to the physical hardships that may occur; becoming older can also bring about difficulty in securing viable employment. Many business executives with years of experience have


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The Impact of Social Media on the Recruitment Process

Recruiting the right candidate for the right job has been one of the critical parameters for deciding a company’s success; and social media’s intervention has changed the spectrum completely. Traditional headhunting methods have become buried by


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This Is Why You Aren’t Being Headhunted

You are tired of your job. In fact, you have been tired of your job for two years now. You’ve been passively searching for a job for that amount of time with no success. Sending out about


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Why Your CV Is Not Being Read

Tia, an executive coach at Career Intelligence, has spent over 10 years as a senior recruiter and worked for some of the world’s largest companies such as SAP, Unilever, IBM, Johnson and Johnson, Pzifer and Infosys


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5 Job Search Mistakes You Might Be Making

Speak with any fellow job-seeker, and you’ll be sure to hear a few fables about how to find an executive position. These inaccuracies can make the job search process more difficult than it needs to be.


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7 Basic Mistakes Even Executives Forget About In An Interview

You have worked hard researching opportunities and sending out résumés. Because of your great efforts in personal branding, you’ve been called in for a face-to-face job interview. Congratulations! This is an important next step in your


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10 Costly Mistakes Job Hunters Make on Their LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn is undoubtedly the leading online job tool available for executives in their online job search. However, even with member totals exceeding 330 million, it still remains one of the most underutilised pieces of apparatus by


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The C-level Headhunting Secret: How Some Execs Keep on Being Headhunted

Applying for new jobs can be hard work. It takes time, effort and endless messages and emails that go unread, or without reply. It is a full-time job in itself. If you are a senior executive you


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