How to get a new part-time position when only full-time is advertised

- career change, career management, career transition, Employment, Job Advert, Job Application, job search, software engineer

Tweet Part Time Position photo credit: Anita asks: In my line of work (software development) it is rare to see part-time positions advertised.  I returned to work part-time (3 days a week) after maternity leave. However, I’m now looking to move companies as I’m not happy where I am.  I have seen the perfect […]

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Broad technical experience – how to present it?

- career change, career management, career planning, career transition, contractors, how to make a cv, How to Write a CV, Job Application, Professional CV, software engineer

Tweet Career Change CV Howard asks: Over the years I have worked with several small teams in quite “changeable” companies – this has resulted in a lot of experience in a lot of areas, but not exactly focussed expertise. What’s the best way to present this “jack-of-all-trades” type of experience without it appearing negative or […]

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How can a software engineer advance his career?

- career management, career planning, software engineer

Tweet Sumanth asks: How can a software engineer advance his career? In answer:There is a classical 4box MBA model which says there are four options to any companies expansion: 1. Do the same thing in the same market (stand still)2. Do different things in the same market (market dominance)3. Do the same thing in a […]

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