Tag Archive "recruiter"

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Asking the final interview question

You are in a job interview. It’s going really well. You feel like the conversation has flowed nicely and your answers have been thorough and thoughtful. The hiring manager has provided a great outline of ...

Jumpy

Redefining a Jumpy Career: Don’t miss the perfect employee

I had two clients this week who decided they did not want to interview candidates because they looked “too jumpy”.  I pressed for more details. Their perception was that the candidates might not stick around ...

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Job Journey: Nail the Interview with One Question

Picture this: you are at a job interview and things are going really well. The hiring manager leans back in their chair and asks if you have any questions. Bang! Here is your opportunity to ...

What to bring to an interview

Job Journey: What to Bring to an Interview

Preparing for an interview is not just about the suit and haircut. You have some options in terms of what you bring with you as well.

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Job Journey: Interview Questions You Should Ask

You are sitting with the hiring manager. It has been a great conversation. You have answered all the interview questions with aplomb.

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Job Journey: Interview Pro Tips

How do you prepare for a professional interview? I heard a fantastic phrase last week that really helped to put it into perspective. One of our senior sales leaders was talking with us about value ...

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Job Journey: Your phone rings; what if it is a Recruiter?

Answer the damn phone! Just kidding…..you don’t have to pick up the phone if you don’t have time at that moment or your boss is in your office. But it might be worth listening to ...

Resume Fonts

Job Journey: Resume Fonts, Formats and File Types

Your resume represents you and your years of hard work. Make sure it looks great and is easy to read including resume fonts, formats and file type.

Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice: looking forward to 2018

On December 21st at 11:28 Eastern time marked the Winter Solstice. It’s the shortest day of the year. If you are seriously into astrology, you are probably heading out to Stonehenge

Commute, Humour, Laura Machan

Let’s fix the commute

Lots of people think about changing jobs because of their commute. Maybe if, as commuters, we had a little more awareness, it would not be such a big deal.

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