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Preparing for the Interview

Imagine this: There is a company you really want to work with. You work really hard on polishing up your resume and writing the perfect cover letter. A week after sending your documents, you get a call from the HR department saying they want to schedule an interview. You are super excited, but know now [...]

By | November 20th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing|Comments Off on Preparing for the Interview

After the Interview

You had a great interview. Now you just need to sit and wait for the call offering you the job, right? Wrong! The interview is just one part of the job search puzzle. You need to take these next steps to help ensure you will be one of the final candidates considered for the position. [...]

By | November 4th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on After the Interview

You’ve Got The Interview, Now What?

Congratulations! You received a call from a hiring manager and your interview has been scheduled. Now you are beginning to panic because you feel you may not be prepared. There are key things you can do to increase your chances for a successful interview. The more prepared you are, the less likely you will fumble [...]

By | October 28th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on You’ve Got The Interview, Now What?

From Resume to Interview and In-between

Looking for a job is, in itself, a job. It involves more than looking at ads and figuring out how to make your resume work for you. Think of your resume as a key to unlocking the door to a phone call, or ideally, an interview. To be able to insert the key (your resume) [...]

By | October 21st, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search, Resumes|Comments Off on From Resume to Interview and In-between

Updated Resumes Increase Interview Opportunities

The goal of your resume is to get you an interview. In order to accomplish this task, you may need to consider updating information to contain any new skills, accomplishments, and changes that have occurred since your last update. Today’s job market is extremely competitive. Increase your chance for gaining an interview by keeping your [...]

By | October 14th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search, Resumes|Comments Off on Updated Resumes Increase Interview Opportunities

Virtual Interview – Tips for Success

Virtual or digital interviewing, whether it is via Skype, pre-recorded questions, or telephone is becoming commonplace in today’s interview process. If you compare the two types of interviews, you will find many similarities. For instance, body language is extremely important. In both types of interviews you should: Maintain eye contact - Projects interest and understanding [...]

By | September 10th, 2015|Blog, Career Coaching, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on Virtual Interview – Tips for Success

7 Tips For Landing Interviews

One of the hardest things during a job search is landing interviews. So, how do you get that prized interview slot? Start by: Being proactive - Before, during, and after you have sent your resume you need to approach your job search in a proactive manner. Researching the company who is hiring - Review available [...]

By | July 16th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on 7 Tips For Landing Interviews

6 Tips to Make Your Interview a Positive Experience

You can enhance the interview process by keeping a few things in mind. This is an experience that should show you in a positive light. Remember these key things and you should do well. Manners - Everyone you meet at the company is potentially assessing you, so be polite and courteous to each and every [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on 6 Tips to Make Your Interview a Positive Experience

4 Things That Can Make or Break Your Interview

You left the interview feeling great. You thought you made a good first impression, after all, you were dressed correctly, had all of the right answers, and you were sure that you presented yourself well. Then you discover that you did not get the job. What happened? In the process of doing everything right, sometimes [...]

By | July 9th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on 4 Things That Can Make or Break Your Interview

Celebrate the Challenges

As part of my continuing series celebrating my 15th year in business, I’d like you to think about the challenges that often accompany a job search. Challenges can be real, such as pending mass layoffs or perceived, such as not doing well during a virtual interview. Whatever the challenge, it is your response to the [...]

By | April 15th, 2015|Blog, Interviewing, Job Search|Comments Off on Celebrate the Challenges
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