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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Is Your CV ‘Recruiter Friendly’?

Your CV is an essential part of your job application. It’s your list of career experiences and wealth of knowledge in the form of a document that allows recruiters and headhunters to see who you are


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Agony Aunt – Why Am I Not Reaching Interview Stage?

The interview stage is the most crucial stage of your job hunt as it gives you the chance to not only find out first hand what the company (and its employees) might be like to work


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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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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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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 Essential Middle East Executive Job Search Tips

Not every professional possesses the skills and discipline to ascend to the ranks of a Chief Executive Officer position. However, like all business roles, there will be plenty of stiff competition for the select executive roles


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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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