Don’t Get Stumped by Tough Interview Questions

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You’re in the middle of an interview for an amazing new job opportunity. Everything is going great. You look polished; you sound confident; you’re nailing every question. Then the interviewer asks you: “If you were a car, what kind of car would you be?” Your heart starts racing. Your mind goes blank. You begin to… Read more »

Staying afloat: Tips for finding a job in this economy

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It seems as though we’re drowning in bad employment news. Millions are currently out of work. Competition for jobs is fierce. If you’re looking for work in these stormy economic seas, how can you keep your head above water? Here are a few quick, easy, and really useful ideas to help you stay afloat: Leverage… Read more »

Etiquette: Let it Make (Not Break) Your Chances at a Job

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Etiquette, as Emily Post once declared, is the science of living. It may seem stuffy and outdated to some, but having established social protocols can be helpful in unfamiliar situations. A job search, for example, is a time where it can be a blessing to have guidelines to follow to make sure that you don’t… Read more »

How To Dress For An Interview

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Candidate A had the exact skill set the company is looking for.  He nailed every interview question.  He shared specific examples of how his skills and experience can be applied in this position. He left feeling confident. Candidate B had most of the skills needed.  He stumbled on one or two questions but overall did well. … Read more »

Career Success

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You know the old saying, “when the going gets tough, the tough become successful”? Okay, well that may not be the exact saying but nonetheless it’s true. Even though our economy has hit a few rough patches the past year or two, some people continue to be extremely successful. So how can you mirror that… Read more »