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Building a Solid LinkedIn Profile

CATEGORY: LinkedIn
AUTHOR: Nigel
POSTED: February 18, 2019

I built my first LinkedIn profile (my own) approximately 10 years ago. At that point, LinkedIn had been around about 5 years and the site was well on its way to becoming a solid career management resource. Still, I don’t think we knew exactly how significant it was going to become. These days, companies use Continue Reading

Copywriting and CVs – Partners?

CATEGORY: CV Writing
AUTHOR: Nigel
POSTED: February 10, 2019

As a CV writer who’s been doing it for 106 years, and with a significant amount of copy experience – largely driven initially by working for clients in digital marketing and vlogging – I see significant similarities. By the way, as an aside, what, I hear you say, does vlogging have to do with this Continue Reading

A CV writer or a CV writer’s client – avoid the career dead end

CATEGORY: Job and career related news/articles
AUTHOR: Nigel
POSTED: January 14, 2019

I spoke to a client this week who says he is 30 and needs to change career now before it’s too late. I also have 2 colleagues in a CV agency I contract with, both of whom are leaving because, they say, they need a different type of job – again before it’s too late. Continue Reading

Staying focused working from home

CATEGORY: Job and career related news/articles
AUTHOR: Nigel
POSTED: January 11, 2018

In 2016, Dan Zimmerman, in http://www.shoutability.com/top-10-challenges-faced-by-a-freelance-writer, notes that “Freelance writing is an ideal job for those who likes writing and prefer having flexibility. However, this is not a job for every skilled writer because it has its own set of challenges……………. knowing when to cut the assignments off is one of the top keys to Continue Reading

Discovering the near-perfect CV

CATEGORY: Job and career related news/articles
AUTHOR: Nigel
POSTED: January 10, 2018

Recruiters express frustration these days about talent hunts at all levels. I hear and read it all the time: “We’re putting tremendous energy into finding the right CVs. But we’re losing the ability to find the right people.” I have first-hand information from many of my nieces and nephews, all of whom have recently graduated, Continue Reading







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