“The world begins at a kitchen table. No matter what, we must eat to live. The gifts of earth are brought and prepared, set on the table. So it has been since creation, and it will go on.” These are the opening lines of the poem "Perhaps the World Ends Here" from The Woman Who Fell From the Sky by Joy Harjo. For many of us, the last two years of uncertainty have...
Posts by Darain Faraz
Small Steps Towards a Brighter Future
Darain Faraz April 28, 2021
For most of us, the last 12 months have been the most challenging we’ve experienced in our professional lives. In the UK, the unemployment rate has increased to 4.9%** and we know that many of our members have faced redundancy. But, with spring in the air, and the end of a third round of lockdown restrictions bringing more freedom, there is a sense of looking...
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Working It Out, Together.
Darain Faraz August 4, 2020
2020 has arguably been one of the most challenging years in our lifetimes, and certainly the most unusual that many of us have experienced in our careers. Companies around the world switched – almost overnight – to remote working, and people have been relying on technology to stay connected to their professional network. This shift has impacted how our members...
Find the Right Words to Land the Right Job
Darain Faraz January 24, 2018
It's that time of year again. People are thinking about exploring new opportunities and updating their LinkedIn profiles to help land...
Evolving the Definition of Success in the U.K. and Germany
Darain Faraz October 22, 2017
When I was growing up, pop culture perpetuated the idea that success only came from power, money and possessions. Whether it was...
LinkedIn Bring In Your Parents Day is Back on November 6th
Darain Faraz September 17, 2014
" From the moment our parents proudly displayed our first painting on the refrigerator to the day they offered their excited...
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