Category: Tips & Tricks

The first impression

They say that the first impression is the last impression. It only takes three to five seconds for someone to evaluate and form an opinion about you. That’s why many recruiters make a decision about wether to hire… Read More

Video Pitch – Your golden ticket to an attention-grabbing application

A video pitch is a 30 seconds bundle of potential, personality and added value. Basically it is a 30 seconds video in which you can quickly introduce yourself, talk about your motivation or elaborate on a skill or… Read More

“Fake-it-‘til-you-make-it” – The Right Approach for a Successful Video Interview?

More and more companies are now using online interviews in their hiring process. This gives the applicant the possibility to present not only their skills and experiences in a more personal way, but also their motivation and personal… Read More

Being personal while being professional

A colleague and I were recently discussing some interesting LinkedIn profiles that we’ve come across in our time. I’m no stickler for having super formal profiles, in fact, I find profiles with a bit of pizazz and creativity… Read More

Get yourself noticed, create a video CV!

The number of employers that are using video to recruit talent is rapidly increasing as it powers their selection process with highly needed flexibility and efficiency. This means that the chances of getting invited for an online video… Read More

Video recruitment - first impression

The first impression

They say that the first impression is the last impression. It only takes three to five seconds for someone to evaluate and form an opinion about you. That’s why many recruiters make a decision about wether to hire… Read More

Check your available upload Internet bandwidth

According to Sandvine’s Global Internet Phenomena Report Netflix together with YouTube accounts for over 50% of downstream traffic on fixed networks. Video conferencing application Skype ranks #6 in upstream traffic. This demonstrates that we are globally moving towards… Read More

Optimize your resume

Optimize your CV: the best and worst resume terms

Back in the olden days when you sent printed copies of your CV to specific companies, your CV served as your sole personal marketing toolkit and the very first opportunity you had to make an impression on a… Read More