Graduation is an exciting time filled with mixed feelings of happiness and anxiety. You’re probably battling the nerves of figuring out what your first career step should be and what kind of jobs suit your ambitions and preferences.
It’s OK to panic, but soon enough you will realize after reading this article that the transition doesn’t have to be as difficult as it may seem. Keep in mind that there are millions of fresh graduates just like you – and me – who have successfully transitioned into the job market and created meaningful careers, so it’s time you took your job search more seriously.... Read More ...
If you’re still job-hunting with no results, maybe it’s time for change! Akhtaboot provides you with its top 10 read articles to help you in your journey:
4 Email Etiquette Tips for Job Seekers
Email has become the main form of business communication, and that’s why knowing the proper etiquette for email job search is without a doubt crucial for the success of your career search efforts. Sticking to the basic protocol of email is extremely simple and once you get accustomed to it, it will become second nature to you. But it’s this convenience that can lead to making embarrassing mistakes.... Read More ...
Being at work doesn’t necessarily mean that you are getting the job done! Employees waste lots of time on coffee and cigarette breaks, checking their social media accounts, and on personal conversations . Akhtaboot’s latest infographic sheds light on the top time wasters at work.
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Lets make resolutions that we can actually keep!
Whether you’re employed or not, thinking about your new year’s resolutions can help you jump-start your career in a smart way. The beginning of the year is the best time for setting goals, making changes, and creating a fresh start. In fact, if you’re actively searching for a job, January is considered the busiest month of the year for job seekers. To help you stay focused, here are 3 ideas that you can follow to make resolutions that you can actually keep to enhance your career plan for 2018.
Manage your professional online presence
Social media can be your best friend or your worst enemy, that’s why many job seekers resort to keeping their online presence hidden to be on the safe side.... Read More ...
Mistakes happen at work and this doesn’t mean that your career is over. It only means that you need to tweak your working style and build on your current skills so you can achieve better results. Mistakes are often associated with lack of competency when in fact, they are learning experiences that allow you grow and thrive in your job. A setback might actually be good for you; it will force you to question what you really want and will allow you to better understand your strengths and weaknesses. Akhtaboot is here to show you how to recover from mistakes in a positive way.... Read More ...
التقت شبكة أخطبوط مع معالي السيد باسم السالم، وزير العمل السابق ورئيس مجلس إدارة كابيتال بنك للتعرف على وجهة نظره حول كيفية تأثير الحالة الاقتصادية الراهنة للأردن على القطاع المصرفي والمالي، وكيفية معالجة قضية البطالة في البلاد.
هل تذكر وظيفتك الأولى؟ وما هو المنصب الذي شغلته؟
عملت لدى شركة تقوم بتصنيع الأكياس البلاستيكية ولفائف الصوبات الزراعية بمنصب مدير للإنتاج.
أين تكمن أسرار النجاح برأيك؟
السر هو في طريقة تفكيركك؛ عليك التحلي بالإيجابية على الدوام، والتفكير بالنجاح بدلاً من الفشل، وأن تُحدد أحلامك وأهدافك الحقيقية، وتذكر دائماً أن الأهداف لا تعني شيئاً بدون عمل جاد لتحقيقها. عليك أن تكون مثابراً وأن تعمل بجد ولا تخشى الابتكار.... Read More ...