Hello and welcome to the CareerNaija Roundup!
February was the month of love and this month, we bring you the best career advice tips published with all the love in our heart.
If you have limited time to read all the content produced in a month but still want to keep up with the best tips and happening in the industry, we have got you covered.
This week we have the best tips on salary negotiation, the best job hunting, errors you should not be making on your resume and tips on how to stay productive.
Let’s get into it!
Andrew Fennell “The Job Hunting Tips no One Tell You About”
Do you remember the saying “getting a job is a job”? Then I bet you want to read this piece. In this article, Andrew shares some tips you might need to leverage if you are desirous of changing your job hunting game. Remember the telephone? It might come in handy.
When exactly is it okay to give you on your job search? Not until you get one. Mark Anthony explains why the key to success in everything is the level of persistence you bring it to.
Emmanuel Adegboye “10 Tips to Negotiating Your Salary Like A Boss”
One area most job seekers miss it during an interview is accepting the first offer the company offers. This is usually wrong as you might just be shortchanging yourself. In this article, our very own community Manager explains how you can negotiate your salary to get the best deal for yourself.
Debra Wheatman “3 Unforgivable Resume Errors”
A good resume can land you that next job interview. It’s therefore, important that you put good effort into writing one before sending it over to the recruiter. Debra explains the 3 errors that should not be seen on your resume. Error #1 makes you appear silly, don’t ever make it.
You get at 6 am and stay till 9 pm. Does that make you productive or a hard worker? No!
Nina shows you the simple productivity tip that can make you get to work on time and still allow you leave at the right time.
Though a lot of application do not require you to use cover letter but sometimes recruiters still ask you to send a cover letter? In this scenario, how do you write the perfect cover letter? Find out the tips to write a cover letter that land you more interviews.
Suzanne Lucas “4 Ways to take Charge of Your Career Growth”
How do you accelerate your career? Do you wait for others or blame your lack on growth on situations or the people around you? Suzanne has you covered in this article where she shares tips on how to grow your career.
That all for this love edition of our monthly roundups. Drop your comment below.