Work Behaviors That Employers Want to Find in Fresh Graduates

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Employers always take a few things into consideration before they decide to hire a fresh graduate. As a fresh graduate, you need to cultivate the right attitude in order to land a job and avoid any discrepancies at the office. Akhtaboot – the career network shares with you some work behaviors that employers look for in fresh graduates:

 

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Tips For Turning Your Internship to a Full Time Job

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An internship is a chance for you to gain experience, learn more about your career field, and increase your chances of getting a job. Internships are a great way for you to gain some insight on your career path, and try to cultivate valuable knowledge. If you’re about to start an internship, or you’re already an intern, here are a few tips can probably help you turn that internship into a full-time job:

Make a Good Impression

We all know how crucially important it is to make a good impression if you want to get a job.... Read More ...

Steps to Take If You’re Approaching Retirement

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If you’re an employee who is close to hitting the retirement age, then its only natural to try and devise a plan for the years ahead. Knowing that retirement is right around the corner, there are certain measures and steps that every retiring employee should take into consideration. The retiring process is no walk in the park, and for these reasons, Akhtaboot – career network shares with you some helpful tips that will help you through the challenges of retiring:

Estimate Your Expenses

First of all, you must devise a realistic plan. Keep track of your expenses and estimate your monthly budget.... Read More ...

What Every Manager Should Do For Their Team

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As a manager, the relationship that you have with your team will play a huge role in the department’s success and progress. When employees have a healthy relationship with their managers, it will help them perform better and be content with their jobs. Creating a comfortable work environment for the employees will improve work productivity and definitely reduce employee turnover. If you want to keep your team happy, then Akhtaboot – the career network shares a few helpful tips:

Be a Good Listener

As a manager, you must be open to what your team members have to say.... Read More ...

أثر مواقع التواصل الاجتماعي على حياتك المهنية

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قد تعتقد أن حياتك الشخصية منفصلة تماماً عن حياتك المهنية ولكن الواقع ليس كذلك دائماً؛ فقد يلجأ أحياناً المدراء أو أصحاب العمل إلى النظر لأمور تتعلق بحياتك الشخصية لأخذ انطباع أفضل عنك. ومن الأمور التي أصبحت محط اهتمام للعديد من الناس هي مواقع التواصل الاجتماعي. فكيف يمكن أن تؤثر هذه المواقع على حياتك المهنية؟ وما هي الأخطاء التي قد تكلفك عملك؟

التحدث بشكل سلبي عن عملك الحالي أو مدرائك

احرص دائماً على تجنب مشاركة ارائك بشكل علني حول الأمور المتعلقة بالعمل على مواقع التواصل الاجتماعي، وحتى إن كانت هذه المشاركات غير مرئية لأصحاب العمل والمدراء؛ فقد تصل عن طريق أحد زملاء العمل أو بأي طريقة أخرى غير مباشرة.... Read More ...

Industries That Are Hiring Like Crazy in the UAE

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Are you looking for a job in the UAE? After the drop in oil prices and the recruitment slump in 2016, expectations for this year seem to be more promising. Today, the UAE job market is saturated with jobs, and online job postings have increased in certain industries. Many job seekers are lured into the idea of finding a job in the UAE due to the blooming job opportunities. If you’re interested in finding a job in the UAE, but you’re not sure how to start, Akhtaboot – the career network is here to share with you the industries that are hiring like crazy in the UAE:

Sales and Customer Relations

Working in the Sales and Customer Relations industry is not easy.... Read More ...

How to Make Your Workday Pass By Faster

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How many times do you check your watch at work? Do you sometimes feel like It’s been hours since you’ve last checked the time, when in reality it’s only been a few minutes? The day crawls by slowly and time barely seems to pass when you’re sitting at your desk. Unfortunately, there is no time machine that can make your day pick up its pace, but we do have some tips that can help you beat that working day rut:

First Things First, Start the Day Right

Nothing will set you off better than a good cup of coffee and a healthy breakfast.... Read More ...

Akhtaboot as Recruitment Solutions Partner of Careers UAE 2017

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Dubai, UAE 6th of April 2017 – Careers UAE 2017 will be taking place at Dubai World Trade Center from the 9th of April until the 11th of April 2017. Akhtaboot is taking part at this event as “Recruitment Solutions Partner”.

The event is organized by Dubai World Trade Center in conjunction with TANMIA, Higher Colleges of Technology and UAE University. Careers UAE provides a platform that enables talented UAE nationals in different fields and sectors to meet up with leading employers offering different employment opportunities. In addition to the training, education and employment opportunities that will be given to job seekers, UAE nationals will also be able to attend a host of inspiring and informative free seminars to enrich their skills and be more prepared to the job market.... Read More ...

How to Avoid Hiring The Wrong Person

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Are you a recruiter or an HR manager? Have you ever made the mistake of hiring the wrong person? Many companies hire the wrong candidates at some point. When a new employee shows that he or she is a poor fit for the job role, HR managers realize that they’ve made the mistake of hiring the wrong person for the position, and the cost behind such a mistake is quite high. Akhtaboot highlights a few points that will help you avert making this mistake again:

Look For Specific Qualities

Before hiring a new employee ask yourself if the candidate will fit well with the company’s culture.... Read More ...

The Types of Employees Who Will Take Advantage of You at Work

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Have you ever been part of a group project in school? Were you unfortunately assigned to work with the laziest people in class? It won’t come as a surprise if you ended up doing the whole entire project on your own. The truth is, you were taken advantage of. The workplace also has its fair share of people who will take advantage of you. As a career network, Akhtaboot is here to share with you the types of employees who might take advantage of you, and how you should respond to each one:

The Employee Who Pretends To Be “Drowning” With Work

You’re sitting at your desk and an employee approaches you and asks if you can help them wrap up a PowerPoint presentation, because they’re just drowning with work.... Read More ...

Signs You’re Not Ready For a Real Job

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As a fresh graduate, it’s normal to be eager to find a job. The job market today is flooding with job seekers who have no clear career path, and are settling for any job that they can get. Many fresh graduates are under the impression that real life jobs are quite similar to the internships they’ve had, when in reality, they’re very different. Just because you’ve just graduated, does not necessarily mean that you are ready for a real  job yet. Akhtaboot the online recruitment website shares with you the signs that show you’re not ready for a job yet:

You Have A Problem Being Told What To Do

When you get a job, your superiors will assign many tasks for you, and they will tell you what to do.... Read More ...

Introducing Akhtaboot Stories on Our Mobile App

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Starting today, our job seekers can begin to see Stories on their Akhtaboot Mobile App.

Job Seekers can now take videos and photos of their everyday moments and even share it with hiring managers. Now, with stories on Akhtaboot App, it’s easier than ever to stay in touch with companies while giving them an insight about your character as a potential candidate.

More than 50,000 people have downloaded the Akhtaboot App to discover new vacancies and apply to jobs on-the-go. The new stories section will highlight the most interesting stories from across Akhtaboot’s regional community.... Read More ...

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