Every job can be described in terms of Key competencies. This means that it can be used as a measure for assessments, appraisals, training needs and eventually selection. Competencies are behaviours necessary to meet with the objectives of the organisation. There are different types of competencies employers are looking for:Managerial Competencies: Leadership qualities...

I have a current CV/Resume and I am able to make any changes and match it to the job I am applying for. I have clearly highlighted my key skills attributes and accomplishments on the first page of my CV/resume. I can write a good covering letter targeting the letter to the specific job I am applying for. I have access to the Internet and I have set up a separate...

Looking for a Job is a full time job so they say and it has proven to be absolutely true. Technology has changed at a great speed and it is important to keep current with those trends and new job searching techniques. This will maximise your employability and you will have a better chance of getting your ideal job.Research has shown us that 70 -80% of the jobs are never...

Career planning is an essential part not only of our professional lives, but our personal lives as well. Successful careers do not happen just because we close our eyes, take a deep breath, and wish for them. They have to be planned.A career plan is a detailed roadmap that helps you get from where you are today to where you want to be in the future. With a career plan,...

1. Read current interviewing books to help you appropriately answer questions. The types of questions interviewers ask can change through the years, plus the books can help you to understand the motivation behind certain types of questions. There’s nothing worse than responding to questions with “I don’t know.” Being prepared...

Okay, you’ve been fired, and it was your fault – you were “fired for cause”. Now you’ll need to implement some serious damage control and some creativity to get your career back on track. 1st: Realize you’re not the first person in history to get fired…. Your life will be a little more difficult for a while, but it won’t...

Many career consultants and professional recruiters will advise you that the best way to create job opportunities is to network with your friends, professional contacts, clients or customers, and other people who might be able to offer help and/or information. These consultants also will tell you that the least effective strategy is to wait for the Sunday paper to be thrown...

Software Testing Defect – Defining PriorityOne of the important aspects of Test strategy is to define the defect tracking and reporting mechanism. The software defect is defined as a problem with functionality, display, reports, or output where there is a deviation from the system specification. While managing the project, project manager has limited development resources,...

There are many ways we can define the error guessing techniques to find a defect in software testing. Some of them are: 1.    For an experienced tester, the error guessing technique is a method to design the test cases in such a way that it’s most likely going to expose defects.  2.    Error Guess technique can be used in test data selection as well.  The selection...

There are different kinds of architectural techniques used for developing software. Based on the requirement of the application, kind of users and required accessibility the architecture is defined. Web Application or Web-Based software is the form of application, which can be accessed over the internet or intranet. Web testing is the form of testing, which is performed...