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I appreciate a good cup of coffee. I’m no connoisseur — I don’t fuss over my brewing method, but that I have a “method” at all says something. The pursuit of a perfect cup of coffee has become increasingly common outside of coffee shops, with people carefully selecting their beans and brewing methodology to make their morning coffee bloom with flavour. That’s all fine on a kitchen counter, but how do you bring that same sort of dedication to a large scale operation?
Web: You already know your resume should look good, stand out from the pile and be customised for every job you apply to, but doing all of that isn’t easy. EnhanCV can help make sure your resume is suited for the job you want, and optimise it to get through applicant tracking systems and screening robots.
Having a sense of humour can often help you remain sane under pressure and even diffuse tension in difficult situations. This week’s KIQ wants to find out how you have applied humour in a work environment.
Working for free can sometimes be a good idea if you’re able to pick up valuable skills you can’t get elsewhere. But, other times, when people ask you to do something for free or negotiate down to a cheap price, it’s just an insult you shouldn’t take.
Earlier this week, a US politician running for Congress posted a screenshot on his campaign’s Facebook page. Normally, this wouldn’t raise an eyebrow, but his screenshot was of his web browser which clearly showed opened tabs for “IVONE SEXY AMATEUR” and “LAYLA RIVERA TIGHT BOOTY”. Take a wild guess on what kind of content he was looking at.