At times we find ourselves getting in our own way. We find that it's not clear how to go about making the positive changes we really need in order to be happy. Sometimes we beat ourselves up for having done nothing or too little about it,...
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Polish Up Your Online Presence!
Did you know that employers are increasingly using the Internet to uncover personal information about candidates when making recruitment decisions? In fact, according to a CareerBuilder.com survey of 1,150 hiring managers last year, one in four said they use Internet search...
Does Volunteer Work Really Count on My Resume?
Hiring Managers, HR professionals, and recruiters all agree-
Volunteer work absolutely does count!
You simply have to present it in the right light.
They really don't mind seeing a "gap" in employment, but they do want to know what you have been...
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How to Handle Skilled Job Interviewers & Behavioral Event Interview Questions
Give me a specific example when you had to resolve a difficult team situation?
Behavioral Event Interview (BEI) questions have been used for over 20 years and are widely used by skilled interviewers. In today's job...
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"Lions and Tigers and Networking, Yikes!"
Does the thought of getting out there and networking leave you cold?
If so, then read on..
Networking these days can mean anything from meeting someone for an informal interview to asking for an introduction to someone you've never met on LinkedIn.
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Changing Careers or Industries
Michael R. Neece, CEO Interview Mastery
Most people change their career or industry several times during their working life. This is normal and healthy. However, when you're on the cusp of changing you must have a well structured response to the interviewer concern...
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By Jennifer B. Kahnweiler, Ph.D.
In today’s extroverted business world, introverts can feel ignored, overlooked, and misunderstood. In fact, according to my research—a two-and-a-half year national study of introverted professionals—four out of five introverts say extroverts are more likely to get ahead in their workplace....