Your personal brand is all about what makes you, you. It’s about showing potential employers why you’d be so brilliant for their business.
Put simply, soft skills are those intangible, hard to measure things that employers love. And they’re important for you as a job seeker because, while technical skills might give you a foot in the door, soft skills are what’s really going to seal the deal.
While social networks were designed to connect us, these sites seem to be doing more harm than good when it comes to our communication skills.
It’s impossible to get a handle on how we’re perceived by everyone we meet, but when it comes to your career, you need to steer that perception.
Thankfully, the world has wised up to the true value of apprenticeships; so much so that the government is going all in – introducing an Apprenticeship Levy for UK employers.
Are university degrees no longer relevant; or do they still hold a unique value in the modern business world?
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