Standing out as a job applicant during the pandemic
You’ve no doubt heard the expression, “We’re living in unprecedented times”; the good thing is that you don’t need to take unprecedented action to make your mark as a prime job candidate – but you do need to take some sensible steps.
Practice makes perfect
What to wear?
While in front of the video
Update your CV and LinkedIn profile
If you explain how you headed up a team, do you write that you:
Stand out by being proactive
Is the firm involved in mergers and acquisitions among listed companies or the local housing market? Do its workers need to read the FT or the local press and Builders Weekly?
Emotional intelligence is more than just the ability to actively listen, empathise, support and to set a constructive tone. It’s also about the ability to identify and manage one’s own emotions calmly, constructively and to the benefit of others.