Interviewing in the Pandemic

The Virtual Interview – a Change for the Better

Job interviews are a necessary part of corporate life, and something that almost anyone who has ever earned a paycheck has had to do at some point. For the candidate, interviewing means dazzling strangers that hold the fate of their employment in their hands. Employers have the challenge of assessing […]

In Person Interview

Pro Tips for Nailing Your In-Person Interview

The one-on-one interview is a good sign that a company is taking a genuine interest in you and is seriously considering your candidacy. Congratulate yourself for getting this far in the interview process. Just like phone and video interviews, there are some essential steps to preparing, and key things to […]

2 Essential Steps for Acing Your Next Interview

Preparing for an interview can be nerve-wracking, immensely intimidating and deceptively one-sided. Think about it: a person or (worse!) several people sitting opposite you, questioning you, and then analyzing, critiquing and judging whether you can or cannot get the job done properly…it’s a professional’s worst nightmare! Preparing for an interview […]

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Focus on Strengths to Build a Great Team

Remember the World Series of 2016? You know the one just before the elections? It was incredibly exciting to see the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians fight tooth and nail to clinch the title and end their decades’ long World Series drought. Every player on both teams stepped up their […]

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Why You Should Go On Informational Interviews

Whether you’re currently working and thinking of making a change, or you’re in between jobs and exploring new options, setting up informational interviews can be a great source for new information. The informational interview gives you the opportunity to ask questions that you might not ordinarily ask in an interview, […]

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How Long Will My Job Search Take?

Most people worry about being out of work for a long time or taking months to make that long awaited move. This is a realistic concern and why one of the most common questions I get asked is ‘How long will it take?’ The fact is there is no precise […]