Working from Home


If you can't trust your employees to work flexibly, why hire them in the first place? When I conducted some research with Millennial I found that flexible working was vital for any modern employee, with 91% saying flexible working was important and 92% saying they wanted the option to work from home. Interestingly however, 66% said they would prefer to work more in the office than at home and 0% saying they would want to work exclusively from home. As someone who has worked 100% in the

3 Ways of Balancing Work With a Busy Home Life


1. Schedule In Both Family and "Me" Time Clint Weight, an Alfac agent for eight years, watched his construction worker dad work tirelessly to support his large family, which inspired him to approach his career in a different way. "You have to put in the time and effort to achieve your goals, but you also want to have control of that," says Weight 2. Rely On a Support Network It's one thing to want to find more time for yourself and your family, but making it happen often requires the

Moving Three-Wheeler Drivers into Productive Employment


By Ravindra Galhena   In the last 5-10 years we have witnessed a drastic increase in number of three-wheelers we see on the road and this is on the rise by the day! The average annual increase of three-wheelers is around 14% for the past few years. Also, we notice that most of the three-wheeler drivers are young men who are in the prime age of contributing their share to the national economy in a more productive way than a casual engagement of transporting people from point to

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10 Rules for a Successful Job Interview


Speak clearly and enthusiastically about your experiences and skills. Be professional, but don’t be afraid to let your personality shine through. Be yourself. Don’t be afraid of short pauses. You may need a few seconds to formulate an answer.  Be positive. Employers do not want to hear a litany of excuses or bad feelings about a negative experience. If you are asked about a low grade, a sudden job change, or a weakness in your background, don’t be defensive. Focus on the facts (briefly) and

How to successfully navigate a career change


Years ago most professionals would pursue a single career path for the majority of their lives, but in today’s ever-changing world this notion has become something of a rarity. An  average professional in America now only stays in a role for about four and a half years. As an entrepreneur, I’ve made many pivots of my own, but the most important lesson I’ve learned is to gather all the facts before making a decision. Here's how: Ask yourself whyThere are plenty of reasons for making a career

NEW OBSERVERJOBS MOBILE APPS


  It's our great pleasure to announce that Observer Jobs has now given the opportunity for job seekers to view latest jobs available in Sri Lanka and abroad, using all available mobile platforms Android, Apple and Windows. Now job seekers can instantly view recently available jobs when ever they want and where ever they are using these mobile apps. Download the app using following

Be a pro-freelancer in Sri Lanka


There are hundreds of opportunities out there — if you are determined enough to reach out. I used to think that freelancing wasn’t a good career option but now that I’ve been a freelance writer for almost 5 years, I hardly see myself doing anything else. Most people like steady 9-5 jobs because of the stability that it gives them, but believe it or not, most freelancers end up creating their own businesses and making enough money to pay off wages too! The notion that you must join a reputed

The ObserverJobs New Website is launched…


The New ObserverJobs.lk website and the Android Mobile App was launched on 23/02/17 by Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake and Deputy Minister of Parliamentary Reforms & Mass Media Karunarathna Paranawithana at the parliamentary complex with Mr. Abhaya Amaradasa (General Manager - Lakehouse), Mr. Heshan Karunaratne (CEO – ObserverJobs), Hayesha Somaratne (Head of Software Engineering - ObserverJobs) and Ms. Uthpala Dias (Assistant Manager). Both

ObserverJobs launches the Android Mobile App


ObserverJobs users can now view the vacancies of Sunday Observer Jobs section through their mobile app. Currently the Android version of the app is available in the Google Play store. At the moment the app would enable users to View the recent positions View positions by categories Search for vacancies To download the Mobile App visit; https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=observerjobs.com.testapp  

Why Most Prefer Government Jobs in Developing Countries


The work of government employees impacts the lives of every citizen, and the lives of people around the world. You can play a vital role in addressing pressing issues, from homelessness to a country's security. Great benefits & competitive pay... Average government salaries are competitive with the private and nonprofit sectors. Pay can also increase fairly quickly for top candidates with strong education and experience. The benefits, including health insurance, retirement and vacation,

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