3 tips to turn your Internship in to a Job offer

Internships have become a modern day rites of passage for anyone completing their university programme, from being a graduate looking to kick start their career to an MBA graduate looking to join a top Global  Leadership Programme. However despite the positives of getting some real  industry experience on an internship, ultimately there’s only one thing most interns are after…a job … Read More

Farhan Raja3 tips to turn your Internship in to a Job offer

Bouncing back from interview rejection – Overcoming the interview blues

Job interview rejection- It’s an experience that we’ve all been through. The phone rings, it’s a call from your recruiter! You take a deep breath as you accept the call, your emotions fluctuate between hope of a new future and the fear of it being taken away. As you conclude the usual telephone small talk your heart beats faster and faster, … Read More

Farhan RajaBouncing back from interview rejection – Overcoming the interview blues

Four ways to instantly boost your confidence just before a presentation or job interview

  Confidence, it’s a mysterious entity. When you’re in its bubble you’re ready to take on the world, your walk has a swagger and your smile has that charm. It’s a wonderful feeling! However like any emotional state it can change within an instant, just like the water temperature when someone decides to wash the dishes whilst you’re having a … Read More

Farhan RajaFour ways to instantly boost your confidence just before a presentation or job interview

“Recruitment Agents drive me up the wall!” 3 simple ways to get the best out of them.

Say the words “Recruitment Agent” to someone and  it’s highly likely that the noun in their response will only be audible after 9pm. Being an ex recruiter myself I know there are plenty of bad ones (alongside many good ones). Miss selling roles, exaggerating salaries. We’ve all experienced the classic ringing up without actually reading your CV…. “NO, I’m not … Read More

Farhan Raja“Recruitment Agents drive me up the wall!” 3 simple ways to get the best out of them.

The Key to a Happy and Successful Career. It all comes down to One Simple Thing!

As a notion goes; work to live, not live to work; but ‘living to work’ isn’t necessarily a bad thing if you truly love what you do! Now I’m not advocating making your whole life revolve around your job. Work life balance is of course important. However when you love what you do, the burden caused by that task becomes … Read More

Farhan RajaThe Key to a Happy and Successful Career. It all comes down to One Simple Thing!

“I don’t get the recognition & respect I deserve at work” 5 ways to raise your status amongst your boss & peers

You’re intelligent, smart, help your colleagues and are an all round good person. However at work, you feel that people don’t respect you. Your opinions, solutions and comments tend to fall on deaf ears. When you ask someone to pull their weight, your request get’s ignored. You know this can’t continue and you deserve better. Below I’ve put together 5 … Read More

Farhan Raja“I don’t get the recognition & respect I deserve at work” 5 ways to raise your status amongst your boss & peers

“My Job is under Review, I could be made Redundant!” 5 Smart Strategies to Stay Ahead

First the shock, followed by the uncertainty and the very real realisation that if you lose your job how are you going to pay the rent or mortgage, the bills and your annual summer holiday to the South of France. To put it lightly, this situation is far from ideal. Organisations constantly restructure in the attempt to stay ‘lean’, make … Read More

Farhan Raja“My Job is under Review, I could be made Redundant!” 5 Smart Strategies to Stay Ahead

“I Hate my Job I’m Ready to Quit!” Making your Perfect Next Career Move

It’s almost a month since all that news years excitement and optimism. Now you find yourself slumped over your desk with all that positivity seeming like a distant memory. However one conclusion you know for sure, is that this job isn’t right for you! You’ve become a square peg in a round hole and to add insult to injury, your … Read More

Farhan Raja“I Hate my Job I’m Ready to Quit!” Making your Perfect Next Career Move