13 05, 2013

Social Media & Your Job Search – Please Don’t Post That Party Pic

May 13, 2013|applying for a job, branding yourself, corporate culture, CV blunders, how to write a resume, inappropriate questions, including hobbies on CV, job search, job search, job search advice, job seeker, looking for a job, online presence, social media, social media and HR|

There’s no doubt about it, these days we all spend a decent amount of our time on social networks.  Whether it’s checking out the latest viral video on YouTube, confirming our attendance to a friend’s birthday party on Facebook or searching for a new recipe on Pinterest – it’s become an everyday occurrence in our [...]

21 10, 2011

Quirky Corporate Culture or Plain Weirdness?

October 21, 2011|corporate culture, interview stories, unusual work environment|

It is no secret that many companies are trying to stand out in the market place and create a unique corporate culture (take Google or Zappos as an example). We have seen a lot of quirky things that get implemented - a bring your pet to the office day, an on-site gym, a dry cleaning [...]