Blog Category: Advice From Professionals

House of Coco founder Laura provides tips on how you can start your own online magazine. Prior to creating ‘House of Coco’, what resources did you use to develop your industry knowledge? Google was my teacher! Everything I needed to learn about the world of publishing was at my fingertips via Google. I read a

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 Interviewed by Freda Nomo Jobs in media are becoming increasingly popular, although in this sector it can be a notoriously difficult one to enter. Aaron Bridgeman, a presenter who has presented on major platforms such as SBTV and Vevo, shares his knowledge on the media industry and how young professionals can get their foot in

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There has never been a law more apt than the one I will now share with you. But first a question: Why is a work day 8 hours? Why not 7? Why not 9? Well. Parkinson’s Law states that ‘work expands so as to fill the time available for it’s completion’. First established in The

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Have you ever heard of people who suffer from exhaustion and wonder what that even means or where it came from? That sort of burnout isn’t something that just happens overnight. It’s an accumulation of continuous behavioural habits, usually ones that are work related. And one day the person physically cannot and will not be

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Written by Deepka Shukla What do you do if you are unhappy with your job and have nothing lined up: Similar Post: What/How to Research For Corporate Interviews Give yourself 112 hours (Thats 336 hours – which is 2 weeks minus 16 hours per day for work and for sleep)In that time you can: 1. 

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I’ve been working with a client (Let’s call him George) recently on his interview preparation for a job based in Amsterdam. George is due to meet the head of the department he is applying to as well as his potential line manager. This is for a Private Equity house in Holland. George has asked me multiple questions

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Hey folks, So I model myself as ‘The Cv Guy’. Your one-stop shop for all things application advice. But guess what? Sometimes I completely cock-up the things I set out to do. Recently I’ve helped a client put together a Microsoft Application. We worked hard putting together her CV and I assured her it would

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Organise your day, everyday. If you’re anything like me and find it’s quite easy to lose your focus from time to time, you may find this little method quite helpful as I sure did. Having quite a few tasks and projects can be overwhelming to say the least and trying to keep on top of

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