Career Success

Ten-Step Guide To Essential Time Management Techniques

time management - time lost can never be regained
time management – time lost is never regained

We all have days, sometimes weeks, where time overtakes us and those crucial issues you wanted to address get left in the inbox.

Identifying time management techniques that you can incorporate into your daily work routine will help you both complete those crucial tasks and free up time for the things you never seem to get around to doing.

The fundamental key to successful time management is planning. It sounds obvious, but learning to isolate the time you’ve allocated for specific tasks is the difference between success and failure.… Read more

Why Networking Events Are A Great Way to Improve Your Career

typical atmosphere at informal networking events

How often do you attend networking events?  Whether your activity is a stepping stone to kick-starting a new career or to establish yourself further in your chosen field, networking is for you! 

We’re not talking stuffy, corporate events hosted in uninspiring conference centres, either.  You know the type, populated with shiny-suited ‘professionals’ shoving business cards carte blanche into sweaty palms?

No, we’re talking stimulating and inspiring networking attended by innovative creatives just like you.

At Source, we support a number of networking events, one example being Creative Social. … Read more

Developing A Personal Brand That Attracts Employers To You

Develop-Personal-Brand-To-Attract-EmployersHave you Googled yourself? If you don’t like the search results then it’s time to develop your personal brand to attract potential employers and impress your boss and peers. Personal branding is about how we market ourselves to others.

Personal branding as discussed in our previous blog “Are you being Googled? Personal Brand Guide for the Creative Industry” is a tool we all need to embrace whether we like it or not. Google yourself. Then search for some of your friends, colleagues and people you admire in your field.… Read more