I’m Interested – STOP…. It’s not working for you!

STOP.... It's not working for you! A little bit of power is dangerous. A saying I have used throughout my career and now I believe this applies to LinkedIn. Without generalising too much... so many people are doing LinkedIn wrong! As I sit here reading an article regarding an industry achievement, shared by a recruiter - Chevron's Barrow Island LNG Plant starting up - I am AMAZED at the amount of people commenting with "I'm [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|

Have you got an OLD Resume?

Have you got an OLD Resume? Old resumes stand out to a recruiter. They are based on old formatting or worse still, Microsoft templates and  recruiters are so bored of these that they barely give them a 10 second scan. I know this because as a past Senior Recruiter, I basically threw these resumes in the 'no thanks' pile. I could see that the applicant had put no effort into this important document. [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|