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  • Call Center
    on Jun 9, 2011 in Listening skills Call Center
    A call center is an office designed to deal with a large volume of customer requests, e.g. sales, support, complaints. Call centers become very popular in today’s global businesses. There are many different types of call centers. Some of them provi...
  • Business travel today
    on Feb 5, 2011 in Business travel
    Long distance travel is now a part of many employees’ life. In the past it was considered as a perk of the job, but today business travel relates more to headaches and exhaustion. Business travelers see nothing more than airports, hotels and office...
  • Mobile phones have changed our life forever
    on Nov 1, 2010 in Mobile
    Mobile phones have changed our life forever, but not all the changes are for the best. The R&D acceleration in engineering has not reached its peak. We will be faced with innovative devices and gadgets in the upcoming 50 years. In the last t...
  • Life is too short for the wrong job
    on Sep 19, 2010 in Wrong Job
  • Do you hate Mondays?
    on Jul 11, 2010
    There is a strange feeling that manifests itself on many people around the world at least once a week. As Sunday draws to a close, many people are flooded by a bad feeling that the next day is approaching.  Most people are aggravated about Monda...
  • Is being jobless really so bad?
    on Jul 11, 2010 in job rejection
    The worst thing of being unemployed is not having a job. Many people get scared of their future and for many of them being jobless seem never-ending. Lack of moneyYour free time is a waste of time Low self-esteemFinancial troublesDon’t even think o...
  • Improve your speed reading skills /10 free sites/1. Free Reading Test by AceReadingThis site provides 156 reading exercises, divided into 13 levels and 4 groups of themes. Very useful for candidates who are willing to sit an English exam and for preparation for verbal reasoning tests as well. 2. On...
  • How to master full reading skills?
    on Jun 10, 2010 in Top ten skills Reading skills
    Reading and understanding business documents are essential tasks of any job position. In every day life people read magazines, newspapers, receipts, e-mails, communication messages via Facebook and Twitter etc. Business documents possess a lot of dif...
  • How to master full listening skills?
    on Jun 3, 2010 in Listening skills Top ten skills
    Listening skills are essential for the quality of your life and business as well as reading, writing and speaking skills. If you manage to master excellent listening skills, you are going to enhance your communication skills. Better listening leads t...
  • Fearless of Job Rejection
    on May 25, 2010 in job rejection
    If you fear to be rejected on a date, just don’t ask for a date! Is it really so simple? Most job applicants are afraid of rejecting and often get angry, frustrated and disappointed when receiving a rejection letter. When you are “hunting” for...
  • 50 Tough Interview Questions
    on May 24, 2010 in Interview questions
    There is no worse feeling than responding to difficult questions during a job interview. The best way to handle that situation is to go prepared to the interview and to stay calm. The following list helps job seekers to gain some view what to expect.
  • Types of Job Interviews
    on May 23, 2010 in Job Interview
    A short guide through all the different versions of Job Interview! Found on and embeded for the readers of this blog. Types of Job InterviewsView more presentations from JobGuru.
  • What To Wear To A Summer Job Interview
    on May 23, 2010 in Job Interview
    A short guide through proper fashion style in the hot summer days! Found on and embeded for the readers of this blog. What To Wear To A Summer Job Interview Photo Gallery (Presentation)View more presentations from TheLadd...
  • The Origin of Job Interviews Youtube Video
    on Apr 30, 2010 in Job Interview
    This funny video brings out important points during a job interview. The applicant is a young and adventurous guy who lies a little bit why he “left” his last job (tribe). The interviewers are mature hunters asking though questions and pressing...
  • What is a group interview like?
    on Apr 30, 2010 in Job Interview
    Good ‘group interview’ presentation needs preparation! The group interview involves a group of candidates simulating a work environment. It is a valuable source of information on how group members behave in meetings/discussions and when working i...
  • Stress Interview Youtube Video
    on Apr 30, 2010
    This scene is a short fragment of the movie “Postal”. It presents the “perfect” stress interview! Stress interview is an interview in which the interviewers try to 'discomfort' the candidates in various ways and observe how they react to vari...
  • What (not) to say in a Job Interview
    on Apr 30, 2010 in Job Interview
    Many people get confused what to say during a job interview. The following list of links helps us to determine key strong and weak points in our presentation.1. 35 Things To Avoid At Your Job Interview2. 7 Things You Should Say in an Interview3. What...
  • 12 Articles on the spot “Traditional Interview”
    on Apr 20, 2010 in Job Interview
    Traditional interviews are seldom used in the last years as a main recruiting tool but they are still the strongest instrument when choosing the perfect candidate. Traditional interviews suffer from bad judgment of the interviewer based on the fact t...
  • 13 crucial articles on the spot “Behavioral Interview”
    on Apr 20, 2010 in Job Interview
    The success of many companies and departments depends on choosing the right person doing the job. For any particular job positions there are specific skills the worker should cover. For example – creativity, analytical thinking, ability to concentr...
  • 7 articles on the spot "Screening Interview"
    on Apr 19, 2010 in Job Interview
    A Screening Interview is used to narrow down the list of potential job applicants and increase the efficiency of the formal interviewing process. A screening interview can be: - A phone interview- A face-to-face interview- Computer screening- Video...