About Anna Pietrzak

People find me to be an upbeat, self-motivated team player with excellent communication skills. Currently working as a sourcing specialist and finding the best talent for Covance. I have over three years of experience in recruitment and BA degree in Applied Linguistics specialized in Translation Studies. I am a fashion freak, a bookworm, and a nature lover.

HR Business Partner – What Does It Really Mean?

HRBP a term that begins to sound more and more familiar, although it is still a new and not always fully defined function. More companies are employing HR business partners as they try to better adjust human resources with the needs of the business. Dave Ulrich was the creator of the concept of HR business

By |2018-08-24T13:04:52+00:00December 15th, 2017|Categories: Career Growth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Building Your Professional Image

Fine feathers make fine birds – we hear it very often nowadays. And it is actually true. People are constantly observing our behaviour and forming theories about us. Whether you like it or not, you do have an image. A positive professional image is essential to a successful career, no matter your age or

By |2020-03-02T09:29:07+00:00July 19th, 2017|Categories: Career Growth, Networking, Social Media Tips|0 Comments

Why Is Assertiveness So Important at Work?

Assertiveness is a word we hear a lot nowadays. Why? Because it is so important in this fast-paced work environment. Inability to communicate and not being able to share one’s opinion (not only at work) can have very negative consequences. It may lead to stress, frustration or even total burnout. How can we define an

By |2019-03-14T10:15:52+00:00April 21st, 2017|Categories: Opinion|0 Comments

Motivation And Commitment – The Fundamental Ingredients of Success

the key to success is. After my reflections, I came to the conclusion that there are two main ingredients of success - motivation and commitment. Why? Because they depend on each other. Because without motivation there is no commitment. And when you are not motivated, you do not do your best. Now, these two

By |2020-03-02T10:18:40+00:00January 27th, 2017|Categories: Job Satisfaction|0 Comments

Body Language in a Job Interview

Body language is an important element of the assessment during the interview. Some experts say that the non-verbal signals are more important in the evaluation, than what the candidate actually says. Body language is used to express feelings and includes facial expressions, posture, gestures, eye movement, touch and the use of space. Why is this

By |2018-08-24T13:06:00+00:00November 11th, 2016|Categories: During the Interview|0 Comments

Virtual Reality in Recruitment – The New Frontier

Virtual reality can be defined in various ways. In the most general meaning, it is a world, created by a computer, which is displayed using three-dimensional and realistic graphics which allows interacting with objects that are in it. This "artificial world" is designed to recreate a specific part of the real world as closely

By |2020-03-02T10:31:54+00:00August 19th, 2016|Categories: Technology|2 Comments