How To Write A Letter Of Recommendation For An Employee (That Makes You Look Good Too!) | Angled North

  It almost comes with the position. Senior executives are often requested to give letters of recommendation to former or current employees. Your recommendation is highly sought out because a reputable third┬áparty vouching for a potential employee is worth tonnes to a hiring manager. Therefore, you should establish what is required to write a good letter of recommendation. First things first: do not feel obligated to write a recommendation letter. If you are doubtful of your capability to honestly recommend an employee, politely decline and request that they find someone more suitable. A good letter of recommendation usually requires some ... Read More

Are These 10 Things Missing From Your Senior Executive CV? | Angled North

At the senior level, the CV remains one of the basic forms of job search and marketing communication tools one requires to project themselves above the rest. Unlike at a young professional level, this document is perhaps not the first interaction a potential employer has with you. Online presence takes first spot. However, the curriculum vitae is still the most common personal branding tool used by job seekers at any level. Whether you are actively searching for a job or a potential employer discovers you via your online profiles, having an impressive Senior Executive CV can help cement their interest ... Read More

How Recruiters Use LinkedIn To Headhunt Executives! | Angled North

If you thought LinkedIn was just another social media network created for circulating the ever-present cat videos that stalk us on all platforms, and maybe just a little of your work history, then think again! An estimated 1.4 million Kenyans have a LinkedIn profile – that most left dormant years ago. A survey by Digital Rand showed that with the highest number of inactive users in Kenya, LinkedIn takes the cake. This is interesting to note as there are several out-of-work senior executives and an equally large number of the same who are unhappy with their current roles.┬áThere are around ... Read More