Transferable skills are the types of skills that you have developed in one type of role (i.e. Customer service assistant at a supermarket) but you are able to apply and utilise in a completely different role or industry (i.e. IT Helpdesk Support). Transferable skills include skills such as communication, time-management, team work and problem solving skills. The first step is to identify what transferable skills you have developed so that you can use them on your resume and when attending interviews.

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Dress For Success

Posted in Career Building,
15 Mar 2013

The first impression you make on a potential employer is the most important of all.  It sets the tone for all relationships to follow and you cannot take back a first impression. One very important area is your appearance and how you dress. In the Australian business environment there are different dress codes that range from formal to business casual to casual. 

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