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COL's Blog

COL's Blog is just starting up... We've only got a handful of items at the moment, but we do have big plans :)

Categories so far include: News : Articles : Job Applications (many more to come soon)


Recent items added to COL's Blog are...

4 Tips for Becoming a Full-Time Virtual Assistant

A virtual assistant is like a personal or executive assistant, but with one important difference: virtual assistants work remotely, so they don’t have to be in an office each day. All of their duties can be executed from within the comfort of their own home.

How to Become a Foster Carer in Australia

Although the ideal has always been for children and young people to remain with their biological parents, circumstances sometimes dictate otherwise. Foster parents step into the breach when biological parents, for a variety of reasons, are unable or unwilling to provide the type of safe and nurturing environment necessary for their children to thrive.

Using Resume Templates – What to Consider?

When it comes to writing a new resume or simply upgrading your current resume, a quick win can be using a resume template that you can find on the Internet, or with your office based software. Finding and picking the best resume template can be critical. Here’s some useful information to consider when looking to […]

What We Can Learn From Startups

Despite its unconventional structure, unstable job security, and irregular work routines, there are many things that can be learnt from successful startups. Whether you are a leader or part of a team, here are 5 valuable tips from startup culture to help better your career and workplace: 1. Fail fast and learn from your mistakes […]

How to Become an Estate Lawyer | Career Roadmap

An estate lawyer can also be referred to as a probate or estate planning law. In this position, you will be responsible for helping your clients address their financial affairs before they die. An estate attorney is also tasked with administering client’s estate based on their written will or their revocable living trust. You must […]

Advice to 17 Year Olds Before College

It’s coming to that time of year when a lot of graduating high school students need to make some pretty important decisions about their future. Just to help you out a little, here’s some recent advice that’s worth thinking about… on all sorts of levels… posted by Gary V for a 17-year old… And a […]

3 Trends in IT We’re Expecting to Boom

Game-changing technologies will continue to transform the way we live and work. Digital trends have become creative solutions to efficiency, transforming the way we communicate, sell, educate, train and innovate. These are three trends that will continue to grow in the next few years…

Learning the Right Skills to Succeed in the Workplace of the Future

7 skillsAccording to the World Economic Forum, there are 7 “must have” skills children should learn at school so they can succeed in the workplace of the future.

How to Promote A Healthy Lifestyle In the Workplace

What Is a Healthy Environment In the Workplace? Everybody wants to work in a clean office, and it promotes a healthy lifestyle by decreasing stress at work and preventing numerous illnesses. When you consider how many dangerous germs are in your workplace, you will want to have professional office cleaning services to sanitize every surface […]

Tough Love? Or Tough, Love!

This approach to “finding work” isn’t working for a lot of people! How do you show somebody some tough love today to save them a big hassle in the future?


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