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What to ask the Recruiter?

“Thank you very much for you time Mr. X, do you have any questions for us?” This is almost how every recruiter ends his side of the interview, and now the tables are turned, it is the candidate’s time to ask some questions. An important point to mention here is that […]


LinkedIn Etiquette 1

I apologies for the two weeks delay on this article, it was due to being actively busy KFUPM Career Day, and starting my CIPD Training. LinkedIn is undeniably a great tool, I use it on a daily basis  and unfortunately I notice some behavior that is not suitable for such a professional platform. I will divide them as follows: […]


Job Titles

I enjoy this topic and continue to chat about it with friends and colleagues, so I decided it is time to write about it. unfortunately wherever you are in this world your social standing is tied very well with your career of choice. I am not here to debate it, it […]


As a Recruiter, What Grind My Gears? Part 2 (Hiring Managers Edition) 1

As a recruiter, I continue to be amazed, and I have talked about potential candidates,,, and now its time to get one step higher, Hiring Managers, I hope a lot of the hiring managers read this. Below you will find a list of behaviors that tend to really hit my nerves:    Before the […]


Career Day 1

Career Day Career Day is upon us once again, CVs being printed, booths being set up, all the preparations being finalized. I have to say, personally, I really enjoy career day, meet up with past colleagues  and see the young professionals that are going to be in the market. But I tell you, […]


Resume Writing Tips 1

Below are some Resume writing tips and mistakes, I have made this to be included in the booklet for fresh graduates attending SPE YP&SO UCD 2013 (Society of Petroleum Engineers – Young Professionals & Student Outreach – Upstream Career Day 2013) Resume Writing Tips Your resume needs to be professional and refined, because if […]