What to read to get a job?

Jobs By 19 June, 2020 No Comments

Interviewing for a job can be a stressful experience, whether you are just out of school or have been working for years. So, there’s no surprise that there are 24,940 people searching for interview books and 146,180 searching for interview tips every month. The best-rated book is Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions by Gayle Laakmann McDowell, scoring a 4.35 on Goodreads! In second place we find 15 Minutes to a Better Interview: What I Wish EVERY Job Candidate Knew by Russell Tuckerton. Menno Olsthoorn, a spokesperson from Resume.io, offers expert tips on the interview skills you need in order to get hired.

The most misspelt words in CVs

Jobs By 16 June, 2020 No Comments

‘Initiative’ is the most commonly misspelled word on a CV.  Amazingly ‘Perfectionist’ as well. 73% of hiring managers said they would be less likely to hire or offer an interview to an applicant with multiple spelling mistakes on their CV.  Resume.io’s survey revealed that 41% of respondents have guessed how to spell words on their CVs. Furthermore ‘Implemented’ and ‘Corresponding’ tied in 6th place, at 14%. ‘Achieved’ is next with 9% of mentions misspelled in CVs.

A spokesperson for Resume.io, Menno Olsthoorn, commented: “Quite a few people even misspelled the name of their employer (for example MacDonald’s instead of McDonald’s). Curriculum vitae was also misspelled regularly, while profesional (or proffessional) and acurate are two words that you really want to spell correctly.”

Russia is on a bad course

Europe bad and good By 11 June, 2020 No Comments

Michael Wasiura, an American Freelance journalist who lives in Russia, relates that the situation in Russia is becoming seriously frightening with regard to press freedom and democracy in general. He speaks about the constitutional referendum engineered to extend Vladimir Putins term as Russia’s president until 2036 that was postponed until July 1 and the Russian quick reopening after the Corona Crisis a skillful move because Putin’s opinion polls are falling and he wants to pretend that all is back to normal. But ist not…

Become successful with “Friends”

Jobs By 29 May, 2020 No Comments

Europe never created anything as successful than “Friends”. But they are becoming better and better in the production of series as “House of paper” and “Berlin Babylon”. But “Friends” was so successful because it united a group of characters everyone could identify with and was a typical 80ies show where everything seems to be fun and in place. Playing with Which ‘Friends’ character would earn the most in the real world? Like in the current world, the women would earn less and the most well-off Friends character would be Joey, making an average of £49,678 (or $61,022) from his acting career.