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How To Spark Your Motivation

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Jul 2016

How To Spark Your Motivation

We all want to feel on top 100% of the time, but obviously the reality can look slightly different. Everyone has days when not even their triple latte can help them out, feeling as if they would rather be lazy in bed as opposed to waking up before dawn to hit the ground running. Whenever your willpower is down to zero it’s important to be...

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How to get a job without applying like everyone else

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Aug 2015

How to get a job without applying like everyone else

Nowadays it can be difficult to avoid your resume ending in a resume black hole. Many job seekers spend hours applying to jobs and contacting companies without ever hearing back or simply getting standard automated rejections. Recruiters and hiring managers often receive hundreds of applications for any given job opening and your resume can easily get lost amongst all the others. Many companies today also...

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How to get free university courses

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Aug 2015

How to get free university courses

Are you interested in further developing your skills and specialization? Our team is always looking for great sources to acquire knowledge and learn about new areas both professionally but also for personal development. We recently came across Coursera an educational platform that offers free online university level courses that we have had great experience with. Whether you are looking to gain further knowledge in your...

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How to manage your time most efficiently

10

Aug 2015

How to manage your time most efficiently

Time is the one thing that most of us feel we have too little of and want more of. Chances are that at some point throughout your career you have tried to use a day planner or app to schedule, organize and prioritize your day, yet you still feel that you cannot get everything done that you need to. Let’s optimize our approach to time...

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Do you have what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur?

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Jul 2015

Do you have what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur?

Entrepreneurial success is often defined as innovative thinking, breakthrough ideas and great execution. But why is it that some people achieve so much while others do not? Although there is no formula for guaranteed success, there are certain characteristics successful entrepreneurs have in common. Here are 7 selected factors that will increase your probability of becoming a successful entrepreneur: 1. Be passionate about what you are...

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10 tips on how to create a CV to get the job you want

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Jul 2015

10 tips on how to create a CV to get the job you want

How do you land the job of your dreams? In the modern workplace there is no room for anything other than the exceptional, which is why the competition is tougher than ever to land your dream job. So what does it take to win that competition? You may have a strong profile and posses strong interview skills, but to even reach that stage you need to...

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Grit – A Key Trait That Will Increase Your Potential

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Jul 2015

Grit – A Key Trait That Will Increase Your Potential

One thing that many of us may ask is: what is the key to success? What is the secret ingredient for becoming a Rockstar in whatever you do? Is it luck? Talent? High IQ? For a long time, IQ was considered the number one ingredient for success. However, according to Psychology Professor Angela Duckworth grit may be just as important. Grit, according to Duckworth, is a personality...

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Emotional Intelligence – A Key Ingredient For Success

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Apr 2015

Emotional Intelligence – A Key Ingredient For Success

It’s a beautiful morning and you’re in the process of working on an important business case due the following day, when you get an email from the client requesting several changes that will require you to pull an all-nighter at the office. On top of that you also need to prepare for an investor meeting and a training session with your team. All of a...

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5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Joining a Startup

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Mar 2015

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Joining a Startup

Looking for that career changing opportunity? Join a startup! Sure there is uncertainty involved when joining a startup, which is why you should be very selective before joining one, however joining a startup can be extremely rewarding. Here are just some of the reasons why you should consider joining a startup for your next career move. 1. Steep Learning Curve And boy, is that learning...

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