How to Get a Job in this Competitive Job Market?

About Maricon Hernandez  Passion for learning and development while empowering the youth drives Maricon Hernandez.   A dreamer, educator, human resources practitioner,  and travel enthusiast,  Maricon explores various tourist destinations with her colleagues and friends. She also speaks in seminars and writes articles about topics she’s passionate about. She believes that learning is a life-long process; life is worthwhile when she adds value to…

Is being “hardworking” enough to get a job these days?

“I’m hardworking.” This is probably the most abused statement in the history of job hunting and recruitment. It’s a common scenario that when interviewers ask job applicants the questions such as “Why should we hire you? What are your strengths? What is your most significant accomplishment?”, the word “hardworking” is often being used. However, is being…