Author Archive for: Renate Cassis

Landing that dream job – Interview tips

People are always looking for ways to refine their interview skills. Where do you start? There are hundreds of websites that will provide you with this information, but which one would you choose. Below are a few quick tips to help get you going. RESEARCH THE COMPANY Look for information about the company values, services, and anything else that’s important to

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90% of top performers have it. Do you?

Dr Travis Bradberry looks at the qualities shared by people with emotional intelligence When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70% of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into the broadly held assumption that IQ was

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Pope Francis reflects on work

To coincide with the feast of St Joseph the Worker (1 May), Pope Francis released a message to the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences which included reflections on work and social participation. Two themes emerged in his message. Work is a human need and a source of meaning “….work, even before being a right, is an irrepressible capacity and need

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