Tips for Job Seekers


Tips for Job Seekers

Best practices from Human Resource professional for Job seekers to become successful in finding new employment in Cyprus.

Πώς να κερδίσετε τον ενδεχόμενο εργοδότη σας! (available in Greek only)

από τη Μαρία Χριστοφή Η αλήθεια είναι ότι για να αυξήσουν τις πιθανότητές τους οι υποψήφιοι για πρόσληψη,  είναι απαραίτητη η σωστή και η κατάλληλη η προετοιμασία τους προκειμένου  να κληθούν για συνέντευξη  από τον εργοδότη. Πιο κάτω, παραθέτω ιδέες που μπορούν να ενδιαφέρουν τους υποψήφιους  για εργοδότηση προτρέποντάς τους να προβούν στις αναγκαίες ενέργειες για να «κερδίσουν» τον ενδεχόμενο εργοδότη: α) Χωρίς καμία αμφιβολία, το ακαδημαϊκό υπόβαθρο του κάθε υποψήφιου είναι το πιο σημαντικό και αποτελεί κύρια προϋπόθεση για την επιλογή του για συνέντευξη. Όμως δε θα πρέπει να αγ  

Recruitment and Social Media

by Maria Christofi -   The literature about hiring employees through the social means of Networking and Communication, makes it’s first appearance the last few years and constitutes the new trend that employers and Human Resources professionals usually embrace. The interest of employers that activate the recruiting procedure draws away from the traditional methods of employment and moves to more modern and easier ways that are imposed by several means of Social Media, like the already known and  familiar to us: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and so on. I would like to r  

5 Job Search Tactics You Must Stop Immediately

by Jenny Foss You’ve been on the job hunt for weeks. You’re applying immediately to every job you come across that’s remotely related to your field. You’re getting your resume in the hands of anyone you meet. You’re following up with hiring managers like your life depends on it. And still? Nothing. Nada. Zilch. Well, I’m going to tell you a little secret. It might be you that’s the problem.   I know—before you get all ready to tussle with me, let me assure you that I realize that most people are smart and motivated and have all the best intentions when it comes to landing that nex  

Building psychological resilience to get through tough time

by Vicky Charalambous   Psychological resilience refers to one’s ability to adapt to traumatic or stressful situations. Undoubtedly, emotional pain and grief are inevitable when we are faced with difficulties in our lives. However, different people react differently to these situations and those with greater psychological resilience are better equipped to adapt to changes more easily and find a way to protect themselves. Listed below are some tips which psychological research has shown to contribute towards the fortification of a psychological resilience: 1) ACCEPT THE SITUATION The firs