Assessment centres – how to do well

These are more tips from my new book called The WiseWolf Job Search Pocket Book; How to Win Jobs and Influence Recruiters. It is due to be published in September 2014. Email info@bluebirdhousebooks.com for more information

Job Interview – Say Thank You After

Your letter is a chance to emphasize what a good fit you are for the job. Even, if you have decided the organization is not one you want to join, still send polite thanks. Who knows what the future holds?

Working With a New Boss

Most new bosses will have made enquiries about key people in their new team. But this is still to some extent a chance to make a fresh start. As you get to know your new boss, take the opportunity to make a new and positive impression. Show how good you are and, when the new boss is settled in, make sure they know how interested you are in your own career.

How do people engage at work?

When you communicate the change be aware that the impact will be different for different kinds of people. Take those different needs into account when you are planning the message. Then recognize the risk that different kinds of engagement might present.

Job Seeking While You Are In Work

Looking at other possibilities when you are in work is healthy. But, you need to handle this with care, particularly right now. You do not want to find yourself being moved on because the organization begins to have doubts about your loyalty.

How To Get Promoted Part 2

Even in this economic climate some people are still managing to get promotion. But how do make yourself part of that elite group.