CV & Recruitment Series

DEAR MISSCAREERLESS… YOUR PRIVATE JOB COACH ANSWERS #3

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Reading Time: 2 minutesDear MissCareerLess, Thank you for reaching out. From you letter, you appear to me as a very lively and direct person. It is just a feeling, I have never met you, but I can tell you this is a good thing. However I asked myself: «Were I the person in charge of screening the candidates for the job she is […]

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Dear MissCareerless… Your Private Job Coach ANSWERS #2

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Reading Time: 3 minutesDear MissCareerLess, I see you did your homework and let me tell you your motivational letter has some very interesting points people more experienced and older than you often appear to forget. So let’s see what we have here… A motivation letter for an MA application: The simplest things might be the best ones I love the tar road example: sometimes the simplest […]

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Dear MissCareerless… Your Private Job Coach ANSWERS

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Reading Time: 3 minutesDear MissCareerless, Thank you for being the first one to contribute to this brand new column by sending us your cover letter! This really appreciated act of trust and sharing will help you and the other readers get a better grasp of how to write the best cover letter. So let’s see what we have here… A Motivational Letter of a Program […]

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5 differences in the work environment and office culture in Russia vs. Finland

polina

Reading Time: 4 minutes  In this article, I am going to compare work culture and office environment in Finland and Russia. This comparison is based on my own work experience in both countries; therefore it might be subjective at some point. Also, office culture may vary significantly in different industries and different parts of the country (especially if we are talking about Russia). […]

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The critical differences between The Netherlands and Armenia: CV writing and recruitment

Theen Moy

Reading Time: 5 minutes  YEREVAN, ARMENIA – With this article, I would like to make a small comparison between Armenian and Dutch CV writing requirements and the recruitment processes. Why am I doing this? Because apart from my extensive experience as a job seeker in both countries, knowing the market you are seeking for a job is crucial and gives you a considerable head start. […]

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