All Posts by Michael O'Keeffe

What Executives Must Do When Re-entering the Job Market

Whether it came by choice, or you fell victim to the downturn that many other executives lost jobs to, re-entering the job market can be a problematic for many executives.  A gap in your employment history


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4 Tips to Help Secure a Job With a Multinational in the Middle East

As the world has become more globalized, more opportunities abound in multinational organizations. Working for a global company provides some fantastic advantages that can ease the process for the aspiring expatriate. If you’ve made the decision


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The 9 Different Leadership Techniques used by CEOs

Leadership can be the defining factor between whether a senior manager makes the leap into a c-level position. Understanding what type of leader you are and other types you can apply in certain situations can be a


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Turn LinkedIn Connections into Real Opportunities

LinkedIn has firmly established itself as the number 1 online networking resource for job seekers, but has it also created a huge problem for them as well? Successful networking relies on the ability to transform a


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How Executive Interviews Differ from Managerial Interviews

If you are looking to make the transition from a managerial role to a corporate executive, you need to nail the interview.  The executive interview process however, can be daunting for those who are doing this


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Fundamental Leadership Differences for Westerners in the Middle East

Wherever you go in the world, countries and cultures do things differently that make them unique in their own way. Whether it be food, customs, or side of the road in which you drive, these distinct


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5 Signs It Is Time To Change Your Employer

With the holiday season over, this is the time for reflection and resolution. This is not only personally, but professionally. September is a prime time to consider new beginnings and opportunities as a business professional. If you


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Are You Messaging Recruiters Asking For Jobs?

Have you ever messaged a recruiter asking for a job? Many people have, unfortunately, it might be the worst thing you can do. Would you ever ask someone you didn’t know if they would become your


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Increase Headhunters Viewing Your Profile By Achieving The Highest Rank On Linkedin

If you didn’t already know, Linkedin attempts to measure the strength of your profile. However, what it doesn’t do is tell you how to climb the rankings! If you’re wondering where you can see this indication,


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3 Routes to an Executive Job in Singapore

Over the years, Singapore has lured countless expatriates to work and live in the Little Red Dot. Being one of the top expat destinations, this also means that it tends to be more competitive to find


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