Five Easy Ways to be the Best Mentor for Your Intern

Five easy ways to be the best mentor for your intern

One of the mutual responsibilities we have with our 3,500 host companies is to maximise the learning experience of our interns. We are often asked by host companies on how they can contribute to the intern’s learning and development. Corporate Partnerships Lead – Projects, Lauren Wallace, shares tips for how to be the best possible mentor to your intern.

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Resume Writing for IT Jobs: Where and How to List Your Technical Skills

Resume writing for it jobs

Your technical skills qualify you for jobs and are typically the first things employers look for. To stand out among stacks of resumes you need to be strategic in listing your technical skills. Placement Team Leader, Rachel Coleman, shares where and how to list your technical skills, specific to IT job applications.

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Finding a Job Abroad

Finding a job abroad

Working and living overseas can be a challenging, but rewarding and life-changing experience. Placement Consultant, Marie Robert, originates from France and has a history of working and living in various countries including the USA, Australia, Germany and Spain. Here she shares her tips for finding a job abroad.

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5 Tips for Successful Negotiation

Negotiation skills

‘Ask and you shall receive’, right? This is not always the case. Negotiations can be difficult, confronting and require careful consideration prior, during and after the interaction. Whether in a personal or workplace context negotiation skills are required. Before laying out your terms and conditions to the other party, consider these dos and don’ts of negotiation by Placement Consultant, Cynthia Petrossian.

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The Dos and Don’ts of Telephone Etiquette

Telephone etiquette

Something as simple as a phone call can affect someone’s impression of you. When you call a business you expect the person on the other end of the line to be professional. So how can you yourself do the same? Placements Administrator, Dianne Fraser-Byass, shares with us the dos and don’ts of phone etiquette.

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