Thinking the right way

Explaining Absences from the Workforce

It happens to a great many people. Personal circumstances are the catalyst for removing themselves from the workforce for an extended time. It could be four or five years caring for children, it could be a year or more caring for sick or elderly parents, six months as...

A Tombstone Resume: Eulogising Your Experience

A Tombstone Resume: Eulogising Your Experience

  As the thunder crashes and the witches begin their chants, it's clear Halloween is here. Gather around jobseekers while I tell you a frightening story. It's the Legend of the Tombstone Resume, a grave recount of missed opportunities and ill-advised...