2 not 20

The best way to meet people is through other people. At least that is what I believe. Last time we talked on the importance of networking and that you are actually interviewing and being interviewed all the time. Networking can lead to many long-term meaningful friendships, mentors and support, that are also beneficial to develop … Read more

Noo Not networking..

Does the thought of networking make you go cold? Does it conjure up bad memories, or you just don’t know what to say to start the conversation? Have you had people trying to sell you something on the first conversation? Or are you daunted and intimidated by the fact that you are a junior and … Read more

Beware the would..

While you can’t prepare for all interview questions, it’s best to be prepared for as many as you can. You can make educated guesses and at least start to prepare answers that are relevant to areas the employer might be looking for, that are in the position description. Firstly, review the ‘required expertise’, ‘qualities’ and/or … Read more

One legged race

Recently a friend was asked to go for a ‘chat’ about a new role. The hiring manager said it was just to get to know them better. Unfortunately, it was not. It ended up being a full-on behavioural interview that went for over an hour. My friend felt betrayed by the hiring manager as the … Read more

News Update #1

Welcome to mexec careers News Update and brand new website I would like to keep you informed, and link you to information that I find interesting. Interesting Websites: New Events: Group of Interest: Helpful Advice: Mine this week Visit the Health Hack Website Visit the BioMelbourne Network Website Interview Techniques mexec careers commitment We endeavour … Read more

News Update #2

If you are connected with me on LinkedIn you will note that I have started a tip of the week. These tips relate to incidents that week. Included this week are a few of the tips to keep in mind, and some links to events & articles that I find interesting. Employer & Job Search … Read more