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How To Land an IT Business Analyst Role (Aspiring BA Career Coaching Tips – Part 2 of 3)

  • Sean Croon
  • Jan 23, 2018
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Business Analyst Career Path

Want to know how to land a job as an IT Business Analyst?   I've helped many clients secure top BA roles through IT career coaching service...

What Do Business Analysts Actually Do? (Aspiring BA Career Coaching Tips – Part 1 of 3)

  • Sean Croon
  • Jan 11, 2018
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One of the greatest joys in being an IT Career Coach is helping people change careers, and one of the most in-demand career transitions in IT is into...

IT Career Coaching Tips: 4 Simple Ways To Ask For A Raise

  • Sean Croon
  • Sep 26, 2017
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IT Professional Seeking Payrise

Want more money? Remuneration (or lack of) is a major driver for leaving a job. A 2015 Glassdoor survey showed 35% of employees said they will look f...

Interview Training 101: Make Employment Gaps Look Awesome

  • Sean Croon
  • Sep 12, 2017
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Man on holiday at beach

Most of us have employment gaps on our resumes - traveling, sabbaticals, re-training, relocating or just needing a reboot are common reasons for stepp...

LinkedIn Profile Writing Tips: Perfect Profile Photos

  • Sean Croon
  • Aug 16, 2017
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LinkedIn Profile Writing Tips: Perfect Profile Photos

As LinkedIn profile writing experts, we advise clients that profile pictures are possibly the single most important element of making you stand out to...

How To Negotiate Working From Home

  • Sean Croon
  • Aug 09, 2017
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How To Negotiate Working From Home

What do you want? Workplace flexibility! Flexible work-life balance is the number one thing asked for by my career coaching clients (it's far more imp...

How to Sound Confident: 8 Simple Interview Preparation Tips

  • Sean Croon
  • Aug 04, 2017
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How to Sound Confident - 8 Simple Interview Preparation Tips

It's not what you say, it's how you say it. The words you use account for less than 10% of your messaging. Just think of your favourite swear word and...

How To Prepare For Any Interview – Career Coaching Tips

  • Sean Croon
  • Jun 27, 2017
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How To Prepare For Any Interview - Career Coaching Tips

Remember - you cannot over prepare for an interview, and the more you prepare, the more likely it is you will get the job! So if you want to improve y...

Phone Interview Preparation: 4 Things Everyone Should Do

  • Sean Croon
  • Jun 26, 2017
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Phone Interview Preparation 4 Things Everyone Should Do

We live in busy times. Often, when applying for a role, you may be invited to an initial telephone interview by a recruiter for a pre-screen, or direc...

How To Make Perfect First Impressions At Job Interviews

  • Sean Croon
  • May 31, 2017
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Job interviews challenge your mastery of etiquette in a high-stakes situation.  Fortunately the rules aren't complex. We are given 7 seco...

How To Find IT Jobs Like A Recruiter

  • Sean Croon
  • May 24, 2017
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Job seekers and recruiters have the same challenge; finding quality vacancies. You may have the best CV and know how to interview well, but have you m...

5 Things You Should Ask About Every Salary Offer

  • Sean Croon
  • May 16, 2017
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5 Things You Should Ask About Every Salary Offer

The scene is set. You landed the job. You played your cards right and your new employer has put an offer on the table first. Before you summon your in...

Negotiating Your Salary: The Ultimate “How To” Guide

  • Sean Croon
  • May 09, 2017
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The Ultimate How To Guide To Negotiating Your Salary

One of the most commonly asked questions about the job selection process is “how do I negotiate the best salary?”.  Well, the first step is to ta...

Amazing Resignations & How To Know When To Go

  • Sean Croon
  • May 09, 2017
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Amazing Resignations & How To Know When To Go

We’ve all dreamed about it at least once in our careers – going out in a blaze of glory and telling those awful people exactly what you think of t...

7 Expert Tips For Successful IT Contracting

  • Sean Croon
  • May 08, 2017
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7 Expert Tips For Successful IT Contracting

We asked our career coaches, IT CV and LinkedIn profile writers to outline their top tips for IT contractors. Looking to land that lucrative, next-le...

Your Personal Brand & the Art of Bragging

  • Sean Croon
  • Jan 17, 2017
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Your Personal Brand and the Art of Bragging

How to Present Accomplishments Without Arrogance Not to brag, but I’ve interviewed the best. Wait, actually I do want to brag. Let me sing my prai...

How To Create Your Personal Value Proposition

  • Sean Croon
  • Dec 05, 2016
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How To Create Your Personal Value Proposition

Value Propositions – Your most powerful tool when looking for a better job. Read on for a professional career coach's simple framework for construc...

Cover Letter Writing : The Ultimate “How To” Guide

  • Sean Croon
  • Nov 29, 2016
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Cover Letter Writing The Ultimate "How To" Guide

Want to know how to write the best cover letter, when you need to put in the effort, and what the content should be? Then read on… Components o...

9 Easy Ways To Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile Writing

  • Sean Croon
  • Nov 22, 2016
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9 Easy Ways To Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile Writing

Did you know a recruiter's preferred method of finding candidates is to not advertise? Advertising jobs is usually time-consuming, expensive and unre...

The Secret World of Recruiters Revealed

  • Sean Croon
  • Sep 26, 2016
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The Secret World of Recruiters Revealed

Fantasy Versus Reality: How Your CV is Actually Treated by Recruiters A notification alarm dings on a recruiter’s computer. She drops everything ...

10 Best Questions To Ask Interviewers

  • Sean Croon
  • Jul 16, 2015
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The candidate who asks the best questions usually gets the job (versus the person with the best answers). This is because good questions showcase int...

How To Use The STAR Framework – The Best Interview Tool… Ever

  • Sean Croon
  • Jul 15, 2015
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Interviews with IT professionals focus on work history, technical skills, project involvement and how the candidate behaved in past work situations (a...

How to Get a Better Job in IT, Telecommunications & Technology

  • Sean Croon
  • Mar 18, 2015
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ITCV Writers specialise in IT career coaching services and are experts in writing CVs & LinkedIn profiles for professionals and executives in IT, ...

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