motivate your employees

The realisation that another year has passed by like the wind come to our minds as we get ready to step into another new year. And with 2017 being right around the corner, we all look forward to better year. On 1st of January, every employee walks in to work with the hope of starting new with greater opportunities and possibilities. It’s as if the entire world resets their clocks to a new beginning giving the chance for all to start over. This is the perfect opportunity to make sure your employees don’t carry forward any regrets as they start the New Year. This checklist will help motivate your employees for the coming year.

Rejected from the last interview?

Whether you are at the beginning of your career or looking for a change of positions, that moment you spot a potential job opportunity and forward your resume, it all becomes a waiting game. The expectations begin to surface as you get that first call for an interview. When the first interview goes well, it creates a sense of confidence. That’s when the hopes of being a part of that company sparks a sense of excitement as you look forward to a new beginning. This is usually when the bitter truth surfaces as the email reads “We regret to inform you...” without explanation to the real reason behind the decision.

Without reason your hopes shatter and it brings in a sense of confusion as you walk through the interview process in your head over and over again. The frustration sets in as you apply the next time and you prepare yourself to handle anything that might come your way. Here are a few reasons that might be behind the rejection.

Instagram for your career

In an era where social media has become a rather significant part of our lives, employers of some industries aren’t just checking LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter to vet candidates. They are also turning to Instagram in order to try and understand their personality traits beyond a mere resume. Although Instagram is not considered a professional platform it has become yet another place to portray your originality and unique personality traits. With our lives quickly becoming a part of the digital world, almost every aspect has become more visual oriented than it was over a decade or two ago. This is where platforms such as Instagram come into play, where you get to share and engage based on their passion towards certain areas mutual interests and provide a unique spin to it.