Posts In: Interviewing

A 90-Day Plan: The Key to Getting an Offer

March 26, 2014 Interviewing

Want to make a good impression during your interview with the hiring manager? Come in prepared to answer and ask thought-provoking questions. Want to make an...

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The 5 Questions that Will Impress Any Hiring Manager

February 26, 2014 Interviewing

 “Do you have any questions for me?” After successfully answering all the hiring manager’s questions about your past experiences and interest in the role, you’re...

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“WOW!” Hiring Managers: Answers to the Top 5 Interview Questions

February 5, 2014 Interviewing

Congratulations! You successfully made it past the HR screening. Now it’s time to meet with the person who will ultimately decide if you’re the right...

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Now You Can Explain Why You Got Laid Off Without Sabotaging Your Next Interview

January 17, 2013 Interviewing

Rumors are flying around that the editorial team at Thomson Reuters was laid-off this week, specifically those who scored lower than a four on their...

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Interview Tips: When to Share Personal Information to Land a Job

January 2, 2013 Interviewing

It’s NOT always inappropriate to discuss your personal life during a professional conversation — including during a formal interview, informational interview, or while networking. However,...

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Interview Tips: What to Write in a Post-Interview Thank You Note

October 3, 2012 Interviewing

There are benefits to not only emailing a thank you note following an interview but also to writing one (yes, with a pen and on...

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New Ways to Answer that Weakness Question

September 6, 2012 Interviewing

You hate answering that weakness question during a job interview however you have to come up with something good. Think about weaknesses that are either...

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Interview Tips: What questions to ask an interviewer?

August 6, 2012 Interviewing

You have to keep selling yourself even when the tables are turned during an interview and YOU are asked to crank out the questions. Here...

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Save a Weak Interview, Ask Targeted Questions

July 26, 2012 Interviewing

The best interviewees also mess up. However, it’s in those ever critical, final five minutes – when it’s their turn to ask questions – that...

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Interview Tips: Figuring Out a Company’s Culture

July 20, 2012 Interviewing

How to figure out a company’s culture before you agree to work there. Is the grass really greener on that other side?

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Interview Tips: Small Talk Advice

July 13, 2012 Interviewing

Subscribe to our mailing list to receive your list of 10 “small talk” topics * indicates required First Name Last Name Email Address *...

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Tell Me Your Story but Alleviate My Headache

May 2, 2012 Interviewing

Here is how to think about attacking the old, “tell me about yourself” question.  The easy way to do...

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R.A.T.S. is How Employers Prioritize the S.T.A.R. Method

April 24, 2012 Interviewing

The S.T.A.R. method is used when responding to behavioral style interview questions such as, “tell me a time when you worked on a cross-functional team...

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