How to score the best summer jobs

A summer job is not only a way to get extra income, but it also boosts your CV, expands your skill set and may even enlighten you on the career path you want to take (or avoid...). The best summer jobs will teach you teamwork, provide you with professional experience within a workplace and how…

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Guide to building and maintaining a strong hybrid culture

Research by the International Workplace Group shows that 72% of office workers prefer a hybrid work arrangement rather than a pay rise. A mix of working from home and the office would have a positive impact on creativity, solving problems and building relationships. The work-from-anywhere model is not a perk anymore – it has become a requirement…

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Career Goals: Examples for Entry-Level Workers

If you’re new to the workforce, you probably have a few short-term career goals lined up (such as leaving a good impression on your new boss or making some friends at work) and a few long-term ones (the kind often referred to in interviews – the “where do you see yourself in five years” type…

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7 benefits of allowing employees a flexible schedule

The flexible schedule is one of the most in-demand benefits for employees. The best part is – it can be just as beneficial for employers. Many may associate a flexible schedule with remote work, but that doesn’t have to be the only configuration. In this article we will be looking into the benefits of adopting…

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Daily habits to encourage creativity in your life

In today’s hectic lifestyle, you may feel out of sorts with yourself and you may feel like your creativity is not what it used to be. There are several daily routines and habits you can practise which will support and nurture your creativity and help your mind flow. There are many psychological benefits to increasing…

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The KMP Guide to Finding your First Job

The job search can be intimidating – and where should you start? At KMP we’ve got you covered with some tips for finding your first job once your studies are done and dusted. Firstly, congratulations on getting your grades! A world of possibility awaits and it's time to find the path for you. Remember that…

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5 Way to Impress at your First Job

First of all - congratulations on finding a job you dig. Starting a new job is an exciting time! Finding your first full time job after school can be an overwhelming time so you need all the help you can get to arm yourself with the right mindset and attitude and get ready to impress.…

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Employee Wellbeing is the Future of Work

A radical shift of the workplace as we know it has had HR professionals recognising the importance of investing in their employees’ wellbeing and mental health. This not only improves the individuals’ wellbeing but also the general working environment. A 2021 survey by Future Workplace indicated that 68% of senior HR leaders rated employee well-being…

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Resume Trends for 2022

Skills should be your number one priority With rapid and constant technological changes, the recruitment market is constantly looking for candidates with an up-to-date skillset. Being able to demonstrate your skills effectively in your resume will definitely give you an edge over other potential candidates. It may very well be the tipping point. When we…

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8 Ways AMSM Value Their Employees

What are the things you look for when considering the next step in your career? Whether this is competitive remuneration, additional perks, flexibility, or opportunities for growth, AMSM has something for you. AMSM operates in the marketing, sales, and distribution of over 150 brands of food and allied grocery products. They employ over 450 staff…

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The Evolution of the Office

The office has recently seen an overhaul with new modes of working which have led us to abandon the office as we know it. This is not the only change the office has undergone. Let’s look at the evolution of the office through the ages. The origins of the office Based on the Latin term…

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Virtual meetings: the pros and cons

The obvious exigencies of the past two years have led us to a sudden shift to virtual meetings. As organisations, communities and groups avoided physical encounters, meetings underwent a revolution, a paradigm shift. Many were pleased to be rid of the unnecessary meetings and commutes “that could have easily been an email.” However, one shouldn’t…

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Women in the Workforce

This week, in honour of Women’s Day, we are highlighting some points related to the place of women in the workforce. The findings are taken from Keepmeposted's recently published report ‘The Evolution of Employment in Malta’ - an in-depth analysis of the last ten years of employment in Malta, and how it has changed in…

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The Evolution of Employment in Malta

To mark its 10th year as a systemic player in the recruitment economy, Keepmeposted has produced its first comprehensive report on employment in Malta. This detailed and exhaustive analysis explores the evolution of employment in Malta over the past 10 years, the changes and how it is likely to develop going forward. The global pandemic,…

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Working Trends in 2022

What working trends is the world facing in 2022? 2021 has seen what is being dubbed as The Great Re-evaluation, or Resignation, which has seen companies responding in a variety of ways. Companies have also had to re-evaluate their working arrangements and you’ve also probably heard murmurs of the possibility and feasibility of the four-day…

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Live to Work, or Work to Live? Balancing Work and Life.

Achieving the right work-life balance can often be seen as a myth. Balancing the professional with the personal can definitely be a challenging feat. It does not help that society constantly feeds us the ‘busy’ bug that praises productivity above all else. Fortunately, we are realising the importance of a work-life balance. A balance which…

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The Perks of Working Over Christmas

You might not be as excited that the season of merriment and abundance of food is here if you’re working over Christmas – but there are a few upsides which may make you change your mind. The commute is a breeze If there’s one good thing about having to drive to the office near Christmas…

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The benefits of working with an NGO like Inspire

A career with purpose Several studies have concluded that if we feel that our work is valued, if we feel inspired by the work we do and if we feel that we are contributing to something that matters, chances are that we will achieve job satisfaction. Working for an NGO like Inspire ticks all these…

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What makes a good leader?

It is often said that, in many cases, people don't leave a job, they leave a boss. This in itself highlights the huge responsibility that comes along with being the leader of an organisation or team. Some might think that becoming a leader or manager is the end game, where all the hard work they've…

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Perks that work and increase job satisfaction.

It is a truth universally acknowledged that job satisfaction = employee retention. Everybody knows that - it's an easy  equation. The harder part is: x = job satisfaction, find x. Job satisfaction doesn't mean the same thing to everyone. In fact, it's pretty subjective and depends very much on the individual's lifestyle and priorities. So 'x'…

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6 Things to Consider when Transitioning to a Hybrid Workplace

In one of our recent polls respondents were clear that they expect the possibility of hybrid working to be on offer from hereon. The past year has shown us that whilst remote working and never setting foot in the office might not be conducive to team spirit at work, hybrid work offers a nice balance…

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