• Career

    4 Soft Skills the Most Competitive Job Candidates Have

    One of the most challenging parts of hunting for a job is figuring out how to market yourself to your advantage. When filling out your curriculum vitae (CV), for example, it can be difficult to determine what prior work experience, abilities, and knowledge to highlight for potential employers. This process gets even more difficult when you take into account the fact that hiring trends and preferences are rapidly changing. Employers today are beginning to look less at traditional qualifications like educational attainment and more at candidates’ skill sets—particularly their soft skills. To better understand soft skills, it helps to set them against their counterpart: hard skills or technical skills. These…

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    More Heads Are Better Than One – How Coworking Can Drive Creativity

    With coworking spaces becoming more popular in the Philippines, professionals and businesses will have more options in terms of the spaces available. The popularity of these spaces relates to the fact the workspaces give businesses the autonomy to shape the business day. Furthermore, relationships that are built in the space can be vital to the success of a business. More significantly, though, is the fact your coworking space can be a place where much creativity is born, especially if the space is designed to encourage it. The social and often affable atmosphere makes it a place where professionals feel comfortable with letting their hair down. Furthermore, because the coworking platform…