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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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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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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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5 Cultural Differences Western Executives Fail to Adapt to in the Boardroom

Many Western Executives describe working in the Middle East as a frustrating and impatient experience. The cultural differences are vastly different from the norms of their home nation. Last week, we discussed the Fundamental Leadership Differences


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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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The Job Opportunity Of Working In A Middle Eastern Family Business

If you are new to the region, you may find it difficult to comprehend the overwhelming number of family-run business within the Gulf and their significance when conducting business transactions. As a non-family executive, it has


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In’s and Outs of Interim Management – Middle East

The modern world of business is evolving. Part of this evolution can be seen in the changing roles available to executive decision-makers and the structures found within the corporate world. One of these changing traits can


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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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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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