Sunday 23 October 2016

Teamwork ‘plays major role in job satisfaction’

Teams form a very important part of job satisfaction for nine in every 10 employees across the Mena region, according to a new report. Teams work effectively together, according to the majority of respondents (88.2 per cent) in th


1m job seekers contacted via CV Search

More than one million job seekers were contacted by employers during 2015 using the CV search feature on, a leading job site in the Middle East. CV Search enables recruiters and enterprises to organize the entire


Low pay top stress factor for Mena employees

A low salary is the main stress factor at work for 28.2 per cent of employees in Mena, followed by  a lack of job security (12.3 per cent) and the workplace environment (9.7 per cent), a report said, Workplaces today are more


Most UAE professionals prefer to be self-employed

Seventy-three per cent of professionals in the UAE would prefer to be self-employed, due to reasons such as ‘personal fulfilment’ (50 per cent), ‘freedom to choose work-life balance’ (46 per cent), and ‘the ability

More… offers free help with writing CV, a leading job site in the Middle East, recently held a one-day CV evaluation clinic to offer jobseekers in Dubai, UAE free consultations on how to write the perfect CV. Professionals who are actively seeking employment i


Passion tops salary for fresh UAE graduates

”Doing a job I feel passionate about” is the most important attribute for fresh graduates in the UAE, followed by “competitive salaries” (14 per cent), “opportunities for career progression” (9 per cent), and


‘Networking key to career success’

Around 95 per cent of Middle East professionals think that networking and maintaining relationships has been important to their career success, a report said. More than half (50.2 per cent) of Mena respondents to have a career men

More… career app tops 1.5m downloads, a leading career site in the region, has announced that its career mobile app has recently surpassed 1.5 million downloads, crossing a new milestone. The app, which is easy to use, allows professionals to search and appl


UAE employers find skills gap tough to close

UAE employers are experiencing difficulty filling open positions as they struggle to find employees with the relevant skills that they need, a report said. Only 16 per cent of companies are currently searching for new employees, a

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