How do I effectively transition from friend to Manager?

How do I effectively transition from friend to Manager?

A vent over a coffee is a pastime across industries for a reason. There’s plenty of studies researching the benefits of work friends, but it’s a no-brainer that you end up at the cafe together. Five days a week gives you a lot of time to make friends and plenty of...
You’re Not Applying for the Right Jobs

You’re Not Applying for the Right Jobs

I’ve stressed before that you should never ‘apply to apply’. It wastes your time. It wastes HR’s time. When it’s clear that you’re not a fit, sending in your CV is more likely to permanently shut doors. The company will see your application, not as a genuine...
A recruiter’s guide to finding your dream job on LinkedIn

A recruiter’s guide to finding your dream job on LinkedIn

Most LinkedIn users are just floating in a sea of inactive and ineffective accounts: profiles without pictures. Profiles that haven’t been updated in years. Profiles which only list Microsoft Office as a skill. The site has made networking easier than ever, but that...
KPIs Post Covid

KPIs Post Covid

For all of last year’s changes, some things are set in stone. Commutes may be largely nonexistent and water coolers might have gathered a thick layer of dust, but we still have many of the same concerns; do our coworkers like us? Did we just send that private message...
Starting a Job Remotely (Part 2)

Starting a Job Remotely (Part 2)

It’s finally 2021, which means that, somehow, we’re all sitting on the other side of one hell of a year. Unfortunately, the clocks ticking over into midnight didn’t reopen borders for this year’s vacations. COVID is still here, restrictions still exist, and many of us...