The prospect of changing careers can be both dauting and exhilarating. The main goal is to not get intimidated by the challenges you might face in the process. As you Career Partner for Life, we are here to help you through every step of your journey. Here are some strategies that will make your transitional process easier.
With a couple of years of experience and after a lot of hard work, you feel like you are ready for the next step in your career: management. A management position will open a new world of opportunities (and responsibilities). As your Career Partner for Life, we understand that elevating your professional life can be scary, so we are here to help you.
Transferable skills are the set of skills you use in every job regardless of the industry, field, or title. Most of these are what we call soft skills like communication and organisation. Think of it as accumulative knowledge that you gain from everything you do in life and that you can use in any professional setting. Because we are you Career Partner for life, we are here to help guide you through your career and provide as much recruitment knowledge as we can.
If you are a student, it might be a good idea to get a part-time job. It will not only help you cover your living costs while you study and pay for a few nights out, but it will also add some experience to your CV which will help you stand out in a competitive job market. Because we are your career partner for life, we are here to help you through every stage of your professional life. Getting a part-time job while you study might be a big advantage in future years, so we are here to show you the best 10 part-time jobs for students.
A counter offer is an offer from your current employer, to rival the one you have received from your future employer to convince you to stay. They can be in many forms - usually with an increase in salary, but other times it can be additional company benefits, a promotion, change in role or any combination of these. As your career partner for life, we are driven by providing you with the right resources and advice concerning your recruitment journey. Your future is our passion.
"My weakness is that I'm a perfectionist". If Hiring Managers got a pound for every time they heard that one in an interview, they'd be able to fund the whole company! In this competitive job market, standing out from the rest and making a good first impression is key to landing your dream job. As your career partner for life, we are here to advise you on how to put your best foot forward and present yourself as a very desirable candidate.
At Boardrm, we are your Career Partner for Life, so we are here for you in all stages of your professional life. Unemployment can strike anybody. It is bound to happen with life and career changes. However, unemployment can take a toll. Therefore, we have created a list of tips that can help you deal with anxiety regarding unemployment or the future.
As a professional, independently of the industry you are in, you should always keep your skills sharp and keep learning. But starting the habit of self-development and searching for new ways of improving and developing your knowledge can be difficult. At Boardrm, we are your Career Partner for life, therefore we decided to create a list and some tips on how you can keep improving!
In the world of work, we can find ourselves switching roles or places of employment until we settle down long term. Studies show that the average person stays in a job for roughly 4 years, meaning you are likely to get a lot of practice in quitting jobs over the course of your career. However, just because you have left a job, this does not mean you should end communication all together.
From time to time, we may experience uncomfortable situations at work. But it is important to be able to identify what is an unsafe space and where your limits lie. Problematic situations or behaviours at work, whether physical or psychological often cause a great deal of anxiety, resulting in long-term stress or physical risk. If quitting your job is not an option, then we will outline the best ways on how to speak up if you feel unsafe in your workplace.
Regardless of the reason for leaving, writing a resignation letter can be tricky. At Boardrm, we believe in supporting you through your career journey and at times, this may include a resignation letter along the way. So here are some templates and additional tips on how to write your resignation letter.
Every team needs a leader. Having the skills to become a team leader is important. Leaders give teams direction, motivation and support. Leading a team is about helping the collective group to achieve the company goals, as well as enabling individuals to reach their own professional goals too.
Developing your leadership skills can be daunting and scary. At Boardrm, we care about your career so we have put together articles that can help your professional development.
Knowing how to handle job rejection can make the whole process less daunting and a little easier. Leanr how to turn any rejection into a tool for personal and career-based success with our top job rection tips
Online learning has become one of the biggest trends in the learning sphere. If you want to boost you career and grow your skillset, take a look at how you can use online learning tools to bridge the gap between where you are and where you want to be.