The first impression is determining

How to make a good impression during the first interview?

The body language is a type of nonverbal communication and it is a physical behavior, often opposed to words. This code is used to express a lot of information about yourself and includes facial expressions, body posture, gestures, eye movement, touch and the use of space.

12.11.2018

Starting a new job

Starting a new job is very exciting. Then, you start thinking things like: what should I do? Am I doing a good job? Should I bother my boss frequently with questions? Do not worry; you can put your mind at rest as this is very normal. There is always a sense of awkwardness when starting a new job.

17.10.2018

Online Learning Courses

We firmly believe that online learning is important to gain new knowledge, skills, insights and competences. VC Academy is proud to have partnered with Chevron Consultants, a German company, to launch Online Learning Courses that offer meaningful educational experiences to maximize individuals’ learning in compliance, risk management and regulation.

03.10.2018

Do you know what your skills are?

Has it ever occurred to you to question which skills would suit you best?

There are many soft and technical skills that companies consider fundamental to choose the perfect candidate. While looking for a job, it is very important to keep in mind when you are writing your resume is to recognise your set skills and competencies.

02.10.2018

Personal Development Plan

“The best way to adapt to a world that is ever changing is to think in terms of a business model. (…) Consider yourself as a company created by only one person – you.” – Tim Clark, author of “Business Model You”

When you decide to improve your job position, you need to think in terms of personal growth.

18.09.2018

Career opportunities within the gaming industry

The gaming industry in Malta has flourished over the past few years as most gaming companies are finding Malta the ideal place from which to operate. The fact that Malta is an EU member state that has adopted the Euro as its currency, coupled with the fact that it is geographically positioned at the centre of the Mediterranean and is represented by a diverse, highly-skilled and multilingual workforce driven by sound work ethic, makes Malta an irresistible location for thousands of iGaming companies.

29.08.2018

How to search for the right job?

Some people find a job through the word of mouth from their parents, friends, and acquaintances. This is a good way but if you really want to land a job of your dream you will need to make some efforts to have the edge on others who are competing for the same job.

20.08.2018

Tell me about yourself

We know the time spent during the interview can be overwhelming. You might also feel nervous and stressed out, and this could hinder your focus and perhaps struggle to tell the interviewer who you really are and make a good impression to land the job you have applied for!

Here is some advice that would make you feel more confident and be able to highlight your strengths that would contribute to the organisation. This is a crucial moment when you have the possibility to make a positive impression to the interviewer.

07.08.2018

Your Curriculum Vitae

The Curriculum Vitae is an important tool and the first step when you start to search for a job

The resume is a summary of the course of your studies, work experience and of whatever stands out and characterizes you.

24.07.2018