10 Reasons Job Seekers Should Embrace Social Media

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A June CareerBuilder survey of more than 2,000 hiring managers and human resource professionals revealed that 43 percent of employers use social networking sites to research job candidates. The report states: “One third (33%) of employers who research candidates on social networking sites say they’ve found content that made them more likely to hire a candidate. What’s more, nearly a quarter (23%) found content that directly led to them hiring the candidate.” Read more

A day in the life of a Receptionist

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Ever wonder what it would be like to become a receptionist? Besides being the first point of contact for many people walking through an organisation’s doors, a Senior Receptionist role can be quite demanding.  Corporate Senior receptionist Stacey Shaw shares the life of a busy receptionist and what it takes to do her job. Read more

6 Great Reasons to Become a Receptionist

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Why should you become a receptionist? If you are someone that is passionate about helping others, it may be a good career choice for you. However, there are many people who feel that this job is not the best choice for their needs because the pay isn’t the highest or because the work can be demanding. Is it right for you? To find out, consider the following benefits for working in this particular field. Read more

9 Beauty Uses for Lemons

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You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit: Read more

5 Soft Skills You Should Always Mention In An Interview

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Soft skills include: attitude, communication skills, time management, critical thinking and a slew of other categories that do not relate to intelligence. There’s no question that soft skills play a role in most, if not all, hiring decisions. So how can you demonstrate these skills during an interview? The following tips can help highlight these five soft skills during an interview. Read more