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Category Archives: Interview Preparation

Preparing for a Job Interview: Understanding Off-Limits Questions
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Being well prepared for a job interview means doing your homework on the potential questions an interviewer may ask about your background, your skill set and what you have to offer. But, what do you do if the interview questions stray off course into personal territory? ...
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Another Point Of View: Seeing the Job Search from the Other Side
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While most of us have experienced the job search from a job seeker’s perspective, many of us have not had the experience of being a hiring manager. So, without experiencing both sides, how are you – as either a job seeker or an employer – to understand the mindset and frustrations of the other party? ...
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An Interviewer’s Checklist: Essential To-Dos Before Walking In The Door
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The big interview is tomorrow. You’ve done all the standard interview preparation – tirelessly researched the company, practiced answering typical interview questions, role-played an interview with a friend, and have rehearsed succinct answers to interview questions. ...
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Keep It Short and Simple: Providing Succinct Responses to Interview Questions
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It’s no secret that searching for a job can be stressful. During the anxiety-inducing interview process, nerves can get the best of many candidates, causing some interviewees to ramble on…and on…and on. ...
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Prepare for the Interview or BUST!
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The interview is one of – if not the most important step in the job search process. If you are in the job market, you understand (I hope) the importance of interview preparation. However, many job seekers get lazy about interview preparation and, in-turn, end up sabotaging themselves and their careers by not being fully prepared. ...
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