Career Success

Have You Got What It Takes To Be A ‘Manager’?

Management skills for people without experienceWhen you climb up the career ladder, it is inevitable that at some stage you will reach a role that involves managing other people. Unlike for those who go directly into a management role, it can be difficult to take on this challenge without any formal training: especially when people management comes as a side effect of gaining a more senior media role.

However, if you want that promotion you will not only have to acknowledge that management comes with the title, you will also have to embrace it.… Read more

What Do Recruiters Look For In A CV At First Glance?

What Do Recruiters Look For In A CV At First GlanceIt can often be difficult to put skills and experience into a CV in such a way that it will attract the attention of recruiters and lead to an interview; and it can be highly frustrating to be turned down for interview, especially when you know you have the right skills for the role.

In a competitive sector with many potential candidates it is important to ensure your CV makes an impact. Recruiters will generally only spend a few minutes scanning a CV for key information that will determine whether they give it a thorough going over.… Read more