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The 9 Essential Skills Executive Job Seekers Need To Master To Get Hired

The job search game has changed......and it's brutal at times.

You may have been made redundant, successfully exited, relocated, been blindsided or totally outmanoeuvred by that sociopath politician in the office.

Either way it's all pretty rough and takes its toll on you, your family and your...

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What you need to Know When Moving Your Job Overseas

Moving abroad with your career can be an exciting prospect.

I arrived back in the UK in 2014 following a fantastic 3 years as MD of a search firm in Australia and you will be hard pushed to find a bigger advocate of overseas working than me.

The breadth of both personal and professional...

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Career Advancement - Don't Be Held Back By The Myths!

At Career Jump we are all about helping senior executives make moves in their career.

Many are held back by myths around career advancement.

The game of career advancement has changed and chances are that some outdated career myths that you often hear repeated (and may even hold as personal...

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How Potential Employers Will be Assessing Your Leadership Skills

Job searching is touch at the senior level.

The one trend I have noticed as a career coach is the focus employers have on assessing modern leadership capability.

So what are they looking for from candidates?

Modern, progressive leadership is changing and is an ongoing matter of personal...

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Why you Should Work in The Third Sector Whilst Job Seeking

As an executive job seeker you have skills and you have time.

Why not use both to add value to meaningful causes?

Through the introduction of a business contact I have recently started supporting a wonderful London charity called Suited & Booted run by the passionate Dr Maria...

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Searching for SME roles – The Inside Track on Leading in a Founder Owned Business

Many of you will be targeting SME's as your next employer and taking over control of Founder led businesses.

Those are some very big shoes to fill - working as a new MD for a Founder can feel like having the weight of the world on your shoulders.

It’s often a heady mix of driving...

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