The idea of traditional intelligence has always been popular. We might not have developed a test for it until the early 20th century, but the endurance of scientific sensations over centuries (hotshots like Galileo, Newton, Einstein) confirm that we all know how to appreciate a genius when we see one. And with good reason: now […]
Don’t confuse professionalism with pretending to be someone you’re not.
Research indicates that those who show likeable traits outperform those who don’t. If you want to see a positive difference in how others act towards you, try adopting these habits!
At times, (and particularly when you’re doing a lot of them) interviews can feel a bit like a professional interrogation. Between all the thorough questioning about your experience and abilities, it’s easy to feel as if you only have a relative amount of control over the situation. But towards the end, the interviewer will inevitably […]
The words you choose can have a big impact.
If you’re looking for work, it can be natural to take a less confident stance and act as if you’re expecting the potential employer to tell you what to do. But all too often, this can make you a less appealing candidate! Consultants, on the other hand, behave in a way which give the client a […]