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  1. No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search

    ...about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search Did you know that it’s standard practice to not list jobs you’ve had ... writing about your career when applying for a new job? Working in Norway You’re certainly not alone if...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 2 2021
  2. Your job search: How to show how smart you are?

    (we all do). Especially when you’re looking for a job. But just write about yourself in a simple, clear ... course for job seekers, several of the people there expressed a … Karin Lee Your job search: How to show...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 30 2019
  3. Job search and career development tips

    ...are you in your career? Looking for a new job? Job search and career development tips Tekna can help you ... you if you either want to look for a new job or stay in your current one and develop your skills there...

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  4. Finding a new job

    ...look for jobs? Tips and advice for your job search Where are you in your career? Finding a new job Looking ... Looking for a new job? Or do you just want to see what’s out there? Below you’ll find everything you need...

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  5. Five steps to landing your first dream job

    ...a good idea to start thinking about what kind of job you want and the best way to become qualified for ... Five steps to landing your first dream job Is your goal to find a job that’ll leave you happy at the end...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 17 2022
  6. Competency mapping

    Competency mapping Whether you’re looking for a new job, need more training or want to stay where you’re ... exercises will give you useful preparation for a job search, performance review or starting point for speaking...

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  7. How to write a good cover letter

    ...skrive søknad Råd og tips Before starting Read the job advertisement carefully before writing your cover ... - Take note of the keywords connected with the job. - What are the tasks to be covered, and what level...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  8. Module 2 – Figure out what you want to do

    ...good choices in life. For instance, if you have a job you like, you’ll be more productive at it. You’ll ... career for yourself. Råd og tips While there are many jobs that may appear interesting on the surface, it’s...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 31 2022
  9. Module 1 – What are you good at?

    ...every job you’ve ever had, your experience and acquired skills. While this seems like a tough job and takes ... to when you were a student and including all your jobs and other work-related experiences. Think about...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 28 2022
  10. Remotely possible? Getting no response to your (carefully crafted) job application

    ...response to your (carefully crafted) job application Are you a job-seeking casualty of companies that have ... Norway My sad story A few weeks ago I applied for a job appearing in my LinkedIn feed. The phrase ‘I applied...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 29 2020
  11. Make the Call: Five Great Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Job

    Before Applying for a Job Have you ever called the ‘contact person’ listed on a job posting? Working in ... you can ask this person the next time you see a job you might want to apply for… …or should ask because...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 20 2020
  12. Older Job Seekers: The Painful Need to Leave Your Past Behind

    ...we’re actively looking for a new job. But what … Karin Lee Older job seekers: The painful need to leave ... looking for a new job. international workplace,job search,job seeker,Norway,older job seeker, Working in...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2021
  13. Phone Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World

    If there’s one thing I’d wish for you as a job seeker, it’d be that whenever you called the organization ... Phone Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World international workplace,job search tips,job seeking tips...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 31 2019
  14. Cover Letter Writing: It’s All About (What) You (Can Offer)

    ...why the writer wants the job. Have a look at: This one: I think the summer job at your company can offer ... why the writer wants the job. Have a look at: This one: I think the summer job at your company can offer...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 19 2019
  15. Let’s be perfectly clear: Writing the Summary on your CV

    ...right or wrong in resume writing frustrates some job seekers, especially engineers, whose training has ... cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search,job seeker,job seeking, Working in Norway The fact that...

    Article Working in Norway June 30 2019
  16. Unemployment benefits and your rights

    ...five days each week. Obligation to be an active job seeker You can lose your right to receive unemployment ... benefits because you’re not regarded as an active job seeker. However, exceptions to these rules have been...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 2 2021
  17. North Sea Decommissioning: Norway’s New Oil Adventure?

    Sea Decommissioning: Norway’s New Oil Adventure? job opportunities in Norway,North Sea decommissioning ... when the word ‘decommissioning’ popped up in my search. Like the following from Oil & Gas UK 2016 report...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 3 2017
  18. The Unspoken Yet Real Reason You Didn’t Get Called For That Job Interview

    LinkedIn entitled, ‘The Real Reason You Didn’t Get That Job’ by LI Influencer Liz Ryan in which she lists five ... unspoken yet real reason you didn’t get called For That Job Interview Pay careful attention to written details...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 3 2021
  19. No, Really: Why Didn’t I Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback Loop

    ...article about our need to find out why we didn’t get a job offer after being interviewed. Something we said ... get … Karin Lee No, Really: Why Didn’t I Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 16 2016
  20. Minding the Gap of Underemployment

    ...tell me/us, why do you want to leave your current job?” A few minutes before these fear-inducing words ... want to leave your current job?” communication,interview skills,job search,self-awareness,underemployment...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 2 2021
  21. How/Why Should You Write a CV Summary?

    ...writing skills,English CV writing skills,job search tips,job seeking tips,resume writing skills, Working ... experience. Instead, I’ve been writing back to all these job seekers encouraging them to put in a Summary right...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 18 2020
  22. Job Applications: Why Do You Seek Approval?

    ...somewhere into my instruction: Why do you … Karin Lee Job Applications: Why Do You Seek Approval? CV writing ... writing skills,english CV,international workplace,job search,job seeking, Working in Norway I’m teaching my...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 22 2017
  23. Looking for work?: Tips on how to write about your skill set

    ...about your skill set Everyone who’s had at least one job in their life has learned some skills along the way ... set). More than being a ‘team player’ When I ask job seekers this question, they often answer me in rather...

    Article July 30 2020
  24. Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC

    English,CV writing skills,English writing skills,job search,job seeking tips,working in norway,writing skills ... Working in Norway I’ve realized lately how many job seekers have written to me saying — more or less...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 29 2019
  25. The Most Common Mistake CV Writers Make

    Can you spot the mistake? Recently, a job-seeking engineer sent me their CV to proofread for grammatical ... skills,job search,job seeking tips, Working in Norway Can you spot the mistake? Recently, a job-seeking...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 29 2019