According to Neuroscience, Confidence is Contagious. Here’s Why

Man with confidence jumping off a pier while a group of people watch

It’s a scientifically-proven that entrepreneurs are generally more self-confident than the average individual. In fact, it’s usual to the point that they’re considered overconfident. However, this does not have to be a bad thing. In fact, it can actually be completely positive. Self-confidence allows entrepreneurs to visualize success while having difficulty to visualize failure. Thus, […]

Here’s How Billionaire Jeff Bezos Makes Effective Decisions

Each decision whether big or small has an impact. Of course, nothing happens in isolation. With every decision comes a consequence. Thus, every decision matters. So, how do you make a good one? According, Jeff Bezos, Billionaire, and CEO of Amazon, there are 4 things to consider when making a good business decision. Here’s what […]

4 Digital Marketing Basics Every Business Should Be Doing

Founder and CEO of The Level Agency, Thomas Donohoe, recently wrote a fantastic book titled, The CEO’s Digital Marketing Playbook. In that, he stresses that many businesses are overcomplicating and overspending on their marketing while ignoring some very simple and effective basics. This article quickly goes over what he calls the “Core Four” that every […]

The 8-Hour Workday Will Soon Be a Thing of the Past. Here’s Why

The results just came in, Microsoft Japan recently experimented with a 4-Day Workweek. They gave 2,300 employees three-day weekends for five weeks straight, and what happened? There was a 40 percent increase in productivity during August 2019 compared to August 2018. There was 59 percent fewer pages printed and 23 percent less electricity used during […]

Four Tips to Writing a Job Ad

Four Tips to Writing a Job Ad

Writing a job ad isn’t as simple as you think – it requires a marketing flair to attract the right people. A job description won’t cut it as you need to stand out amongst other adverts especially in a competitive market. Before you sit down to write, figure out who your ideal candidate or target […]

5 Steps to Shortlist and Hire the Best Candidate

5 Steps to Select the Best Candidate

The hiring process can be overwhelming, from writing up a job description to analysing CVs to then deciding amongst all of the great talent. You may already do this, but once the applications come in you should begin to build a shortlist with one thing in mind – quality versus quantity. A strong shortlist will […]

Questions to Ask Applicants with Career Gaps

Questions to Ask Applicants with Career Gaps

Employment gaps are becoming more common on CV’s and it’s time hiring managers show an open mind to them. It was always looked at as something negative that read an applicant was reckless and untrustworthy, not believing they are willing to stay long term. Times have changed so much that these breaks can actually prove […]

Conduct a Legal Interview without Discriminating

Conduct a Legal Interview

Interviewing as a hirer can sometimes be just as daunting as it is for the candidate – for both parties, preparation is required because both can easily say the wrong thing. Candidates can stumble or choke on their words, but hirers can break the law by asking illegal questions that may discriminate the potential candidate. […]