Verbal communication

Verbal Communication Skills for Success

Posted Posted in Business Writing, Cover Letters, CV, Interviews, Job search, Work

In a highly interactive industry such as recruitment, good communication skills are crucial to your ability to succeed.  Here are some tips from an expert on how to communicate verbally at your best. Human communication specialist Valerie Panayiotou, from Organisational Effectiveness Consulting, writes: Verbal communication makes up the other 35 per cent of any communicative […]

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Should I Send a Cover Letter?

Posted Posted in Cover Letters

We recommend that you provide a covering letter with your CV when you apply for a job.  While some recruiters say they don’t read letters, others consider them a key component of the shortlisting process.  Unless you are sure the recruiter is not interested in a letter, provide one. A covering letter is intended to […]

Personal Brand

Develop your personal brand

Posted Posted in Cover Letters, CV, Interviews, Job search, Work

Personal branding is the relationships an individual has with the public – essentially personal public relations.  How other feel about your personal brand determines whether or not they want to have a working relationship with you. Effective relationships are built using communication.  Personal branding (PB) is communicating your uniqueness, qualities, strengths, skills and passions. It […]