Author: Jobly

6 hacks that productivity experts use to organize their agendas: from focused work to ‘time boxing’

There are different types of calendars: old-fashioned paper notebooks, bullet journals, platforms like Trello, or apps like…

5 ways not to be forgotten as a home worker in promotions and pay increases

The corona pandemic has caused the whole world to work remotely from one day to the next….

A law school without tuition fees with a starting salary of €30,000? This is how future lawyers stand in 9 countries

The costs and benefits of a law degree vary widely worldwide. In the Netherlands, the costs strongly…

21 interview questions that are intended as a trap and that you can choke on

Smart HR managers have a whole arsenal of simple, but smart questions that they can use to…

This way your e-mail immediately stands out when you apply for a new job

Every day 269 billion e-mails whiz across the internet. Standing out in the crowd is therefore more…

An employer can also lease this garden office with a special ventilation system for employees – or you can buy it

We are still forced to work from home en masse, but the disadvantages of this are evident…

In these 51 careers in healthcare and life sciences with a very good job opportunity you can earn €3,000 to €4,000 per month

The staff shortages in the care sector remain a cause for concern, the card catalogs at the…

5 current and former young bankers on Wall Street tell what a grueling 95-hour workweek looks like in real life

In recent weeks, the struggles of young talent on Wall Street have come to light in the…

Greater job opportunities for young people… but especially if you are highly educated

The job opportunities of young people have on average recovered after the lockdown at the beginning of…

“We should do away with the word ‘vegetable’ and call everything ‘salad'”

A new agricultural revolution is on the way, according to trend watcher Adjiedj Bakas. “We have to,…

With a job bank, this entrepreneur wants to link sustainable companies to employees who want to make an impact

Accelerating the transition to a sustainable society, that is the mission of entrepreneur Patrick Schneider. During his…

The 5 best tips these productivity and focus experts use when working remotely with their team

Two productivity experts explain how they work smarter. Like thousands of others, listen to the Business Break…

These 45 professional services professions will earn you between €3,000 and €4,000 – from scrum master to consultant

Anyone who works in business services is either doing well or very badly. Sectors within the business…

LinkedIn gives all employees a week off to prevent burnouts and to recover from the pandemic

‘WhatsApp notifications are off’, reads the info line with one of the Dutch contacts at LinkedIn. It…

Looking for a new job? These are the top 10 clichés in motivation letters – and tips to distinguish yourself

The corona crisis has shaken up the labor market. In addition, there is a significant dichotomy between…

Video tools such as Zoom and Teams do not transmit all frequencies of the voice – making women appear less charismatic

During the corona pandemic, many companies have switched to working from home. This means that meetings and…

Former Disney boss Bob Iger explains when it’s time to step down: ‘I was no longer open to the opinions of others’

With just over a week to go at Disney, former CEO and current chairman Bob Iger explains…

4 tips to make a success of your open application

Many job-seekers wonder whether it makes sense to put energy into an open application. They are afraid…

2 in 5 employees think the compensation for working from home is (very) bad

Many employees are dissatisfied with their homework allowance. Their employer would offer too little compensation for the…

4 essential tips to make sure you send an error-free resume at your next job application

You may have such impressive qualifications, a spelling mistake on your resume often means that your application…

7 things you should not say to a Muslim colleague participating in Ramadan

Muslims may feel ill at ease if they are required to attend a lunch meeting. It’s better…

This writer and preacher believes that companies should have a ‘corporate priest’ with whom you can discuss ethical dilemmas

A good confidential conversation at important moments in your career; openly and unabashedly discuss ethical dilemmas and…

Marianne de Boer (CEO Aegon Cappital): ‘Leadership is the art of getting real answers’

Aegon is committed to being a good employer. For me, good leadership is definitely part of that….

Tax authorities remain popular as an employer: 50,000 job applications last year

Despite the negative news about the allowance affair, the Tax and Customs Administration is popular as an…

Internship Fees Rising: Lawyer #1 – Here’s the Top 10 Highest-Paying Internships

Students who opt for the high internship allowance, it is still best to report to an employer…

Why getting together in person is so important to preserve the soul of your company, according to the leaders of AFAS, Unilever and Heineken

The big question at home and in the office is: how do we deal with hybrid working?…

Employment in the Netherlands rises to record level in the first quarter of 2022, broadcaster Manpower predicts

Anyone looking for a job in the Netherlands will have more choice than ever at the beginning…

Demand for staff is high: unemployment falls to lowest level since 2003

Despite the corona restrictions, unemployment continues to fall. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, the percentage…

29-year-old crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried can manage with 4 hours of sleep and works with 5 computer screens at the same time – this is what the life of the ‘Mark Zuckerberg of crypto’ looks like

About three years ago, a young Wall Street stock trader who had dabbled in the crypto market…

7 typical forms of passive aggressive behavior – here’s how to react and what to do to unlearn it

When someone finds it difficult to put into words frustration, anger, annoyance or dissatisfaction, he or she…

Demand for staff is high: unemployment drops to lowest level since 2003

Despite the corona restrictions, unemployment continues to fall. According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, the percentage…

This is also Max Verstappen: doll maker, puppeteer and still owner of Maxverstappen.nl and Maxverstappen.com

The owner of Maxverstappen.nl and Maxverstappen.com is, as the name suggests, Max Verstappen. Only he has little…

All women on Earth earn about half as much as men – that has hardly changed since 1990

Women worldwide earn about a third of all labor income, but that doesn’t mean they work less….

‘A novice plumber in Amsterdam already earns more than a well-known lawyer – and rightly so’

Technological trends such as the rise of artificial intelligence and applications of virtual reality are driving major…

Elon Musk named Time’s Person of the Year for his massive impact on life on Earth and possibly space

Billionaire Elon Musk has been named Person of the Year by Time magazine. The CEO of, among…

This is one of the best questions to ask as an applicant during the interview, according to a top recruiter

COLUMN – As an experienced recruiter and career coach, I have prepared thousands of job seekers for…

Home workers will change the future of the office – yet a majority simply cannot work from home

Even after the corona crisis, people who now work from home often want to continue to do…

This is how you can deal with the authoritarian language of managers at work

Anna doesn’t know how to react. She is in her mid-thirties and has about fifteen years of…

You don’t have to apply to work at this bakery: everyone has a chance of a job

The Jewish cakes that are probably familiar to many people have a new name. Patisserie Pater took…

Number of vacancies according to Indeed almost back to pre-corona crisis level – travel sector is in better shape

The number of vacancies is almost back to the level it was before the corona crisis. Job…

4 effective ways to take breaks while working (from home) – from microbreak to intermittent resting

An important aspect of working is taking breaks. However, there is a chance that the break will…

8 Critical Things You Should Adjust To Your CV If You Are Applying With More Work Experience

It may not feel like it, but when you have the necessary work experience, you are no…

Vacancies are online on average 13 days shorter in times of corona – video interviews speed up the application process

In times of corona, employers find a suitable candidate for an open vacancy more quickly. Data company…

Employees are disappointed after the grueling second corona year of a short Christmas period

Christmas and New Year’s Eve fall on two weekends this year. This ensures a relatively short Christmas…

This is how you stand out as a company in the tight labor market – according to this HR manager of a European top recruiter

“Good growth opportunities. That is what talent mainly looks at when looking for a job,” says HR…

Unemployment drops sharply in Q1 2021 – especially in the IT sector and building many vacancies again

Unemployment in the Netherlands fell sharply in the first quarter of 2021. Compared to the fourth quarter…

Rise in the number of vacancies in the Netherlands stagnates in November – that’s how big the differences between sectors are

The number of vacancies in the Netherlands did not increase further in November for the first time…

5 things applicants really care about – anonymity is at the bottom

Nobody wants to apply anonymously, according to a survey by labor market researcher Intelligence Group. Only 5…