Browsing: Online Networking

Avoid These Middle East Networking Mistakes at All Costs

Networking is one of the most powerful tools you can use to grow job prospects and professional reputation. However, networking must be conducted using different styles for different cultures and personalities. The Middle East networking culture


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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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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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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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Assess Your Online Professional Networking Activities: Beginners Guide

Social media has provided Senior Executives and Business Leaders alike with a variety of tools and platforms with which to achieve a number of key goals. Whether it be to increase their networking capabilities, search for


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Blogging – 5 Ways To Promote Yourself As A Thought Leader Pt. 1

As a Senior Executive you want to demonstrate your wealth of knowledge to others, whether it be to find a new position, network with like-minded industry professionals or as part of your on-going career management, and


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The Right to Be Forgotten: An Executive Job-Hunter’s Perspective

There are incidents in all of our lives we wish would be forgotten. At the very least we wish they would not be used against in the pursuit of our personal and professional goals. With recent


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5 Ways You’re Failing With Your Online Professional Profile

In the new day of job searching, one’s online professional profile can be just as critical as a resume or cover letter. Many professionals, however, are not as diligent with their preparation and organisation of this


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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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Ramadan for the Executive Job Hunters

Ramadan Mubarak! Ramadan is a special time in the Middle East. However many executives don’t utilise their increased availability to reflect on their career opportunities, utilising their networking endeavours and circulating amongst other like-minded industry professionals


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