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  • Writing a CV for Transport and Logistics

    Friday, November 20, 2020

    Focus your professional profile

    When writing your transport and logistics CV it is important to focus the CV towards the particular roles you are targeting. In the first line of your professional profile you should position yourself as [transport manager], [logistics analyst], [HGV driver] [insert as applicable]. Don’t try to be all things to all people. If you can, mirror the job title of the role being applied for to get maximum reader traction.

  • The 12 Most Important Skills You Need To Succeed At Work

    Wednesday, November 18, 2020

    Whether you're are a new graduate trying to figure out how to get a leg up in your career, or you're a mid-career professional looking to secure your next promotion, you might be wondering what are the most important skills you need to help you get where you want to go. While it's, of course, important to develop your industry-specific hard skills, what's just as critical to your success are your soft skills. Soft skills are how you function in the workplace and interact with others. And while they're not easily taught in a classroom or measured, they are key skills that we all need to have. Additionally, in our more globalized, fast-changing work environment, there is now a premium on the kinds of soft skills that allow you to keep pace with the future of work. So, if you’re looking to accelerate your career, here are the 12 soft skills that you need to succeed.

  • How to write a stand out nursing CV

    Monday, November 16, 2020

    As a professional nurse your CV needs to demonstrate your achievements and the maintenance of the high levels of clinical excellence associated with your role. The CV should be focused towards your target roles and look professional. Moreover, it needs to provide a compelling case for calling you to interview. Simply copying and pasting your job description is not enough, you need to show how well you have performed in your roles.

  • How to Use Google Docs Resume Templates

    Friday, November 13, 2020

    "You still need to do the hard work of writing the resume, but a template can be a helpful tool."

  • Top 10 Career Tips for Veterans

    Top 10 Career Tips for Veterans

    Wednesday, November 11, 2020

    Getting out of the service can be daunting. Newly-found autonomy can leave a lot of service members bewildered and a little uneasy about their future career options. Roth Staffing Companies got in touch with Jonathan Boyd, a Marine for 10 years and current business analyst, for the top 10 career tips for Veterans. Being able to break the process down into component steps is important to job-hunting success.

  • Eight Ways To Cope And Rebound From Constant Rejection In Your Job Search And Career

    Monday, November 9, 2020

    "Interviewing for a job or seeking advancement at work is stressful and nerve-racking. The pressure is now intensified as there’s a prolonged Covid-19 pandemic with no immediate end in sight. Over 60 million Americans have filed for unemployment, millions more are underemployed or have finished collecting benefits and have fallen off of the government’s official data coverage. So, now you're faced with intense competition."

  • Writing a CV for Policy Advisors

    Friday, November 6, 2020

    "Whether working for government, not-for-profit or in the private sector, policy advisors play an important role in researching, reporting and shaping important decisions. When it comes to your CV you have just moments to make an impact. It is vital to simplify and structure the information in an easy to understand and accessible way. To guide the reader to saying ‘yes’ to calling you to interview as quickly as possible."

  • How to Spot a Potentially Toxic Hire During a Job Interview

    Wednesday, November 4, 2020

    "Making the right choice during hiring is critical. Here’s how to spot someone who might negatively impact your company’s culture."

  • You Only Need To Do These Five Things To Succeed In Your Job Hunt—Block Out All Of The Other Noise

    Monday, November 2, 2020

    "When you’re in between jobs, it's an overwhelming experience. There’s an overflow of too much well-intentioned advice. Everyone’s telling you what you must absolutely do to succeed in the pursuit of a new job. Your parents offer stale advice that’s 30 years old. Colleagues—who moved jobs two years ago—give unsolicited guidance, but have no idea how out of touch they are with the current Covid-19 job market. All sorts of so-called experts come out of the woodwork and weigh in—for a hefty price tag, of course."

  • How to Write an Office Manager CV

    Friday, October 30, 2020

    The life of an office manager can often be a busy one. The smooth running of an office can involve many facets – from managing databases, meeting rooms and reception areas to HR, health and safety, and facilities. You may also manage a team of administrators or receptionists. The key to writing a great office manager CV is not just about telling the reader about the variety of things you do, but how well you them.