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How Technology is Replacing Humans And Taking Our Jobs

April 10, 2017 Interviewing

Workplace efficiency has grown exponentially due to technological updates driving companies to the next level. We’ve become faster problem solvers and worldwide communicators at the...

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It takes effort to stand out

The Top 4 Ways Not to Stand Out

September 20, 2016 Interviewing

I’ve asked about 1,000-plus executives throughout the last decade this question: How do you usually prepare for a job interview? Here are the top four...

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Grab your Problem SWOTer today at $49.99 before the price doubles

September 16, 2016 Interviewing

Now is your last chance at $49.99 to purchase the toolkit that has been part of my coaching practice since I opened its doors –...

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The Key to Landing Strategy Jobs

September 13, 2016 Interviewing

The key is confidence however not just your own…read on. As a job candidate, you are constantly being evaluated when it comes to how much...

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Want to step into a more strategic role?

August 31, 2016 Interviewing

This month, I’ve set out to help you imagine what it is like to be the interviewer. I’ve found that while coaching high-performing executives the...

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How NOT to interview for a start-up like a “corporate guy”

August 23, 2016 Interviewing

Interviewers have more on their minds than getting to know you. This holds true for anyone who is looking to secure a role in a...

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The Art of Job Interview Mind Reading

August 18, 2016 Interviewing

If you recall my last note, I said this: Interviewers have more on their minds than getting to know you. The best way I know...

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Interview Insights | Interview Question: Who are our competitors?

July 9, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Question: Who are our competitors? *This is particularly helpful if you are trying to land a job in a newer industry or one where...

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Interview Question: What would you rather do X or Y?

Interview Insights | Interview Question: What would you rather do X or Y? This is a very frequent occurrence. A recruiter accepts your invite for...

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How to Land Interviews: Do Your Homework

June 23, 2015 Salary Negotiations

How to Land Interviews: Do Your Homework You’ve submitted cover letters. You tailored your resume. You called the human resources manager directly and left messages...

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Interview Insights | Interview Question: What other companies are you interviewing with?

June 9, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Insights: What other companies are you interviewing with? Sometimes it’s out of curiosity that interviewers ask this question. Other times it’s a critical data...

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I want interviews

June 3, 2015 Special Offers

I WANT INTERVIEWS How long have you been looking for a job? Do you feel like you are sending your documents off to a black...

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Expertly Approach High-Stakes Interviews with Board Members, Shareholders and Investors

June 3, 2015 Special Offers

Are you interviewing—meeting with executives, the board of directors, and cross-functional leaders?   Do you have a rich background yet find it hard to convincingly...

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Interview Insights | Interview Question: Tell me about your soft skills.

June 1, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Insights: Tell me about your soft skills. This question came up for a recent client who was a consultant for McKinsey and was looking...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: What didn’t you enjoy about your former bosses or managers?

May 4, 2015 Interviewing

What didn’t you enjoy about your former bosses or managers? Make sure to do extensive research on your new boss in anticipation of having to...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: What didn’t you enjoy about your last job?

April 30, 2015 Interviewing

What didn’t you enjoy about your last job? You likely have a laundry list of items; yet, it is in poor form to complain during...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: What role will you play on the team? [Template & Sample]

April 8, 2015 Interviewing

Interview question: What role will you play on the team? This question comes from a recent client engagement. The goal was to uncover my client’s...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: How would you create a welcoming environment? [Template & Sample]

March 26, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Question: How would you create a welcoming environment for diverse populations? I am coaching a former attorney, with extensive relevant experiences, who wants to...

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The Weakness Question — 20 Ways Interviewers Will Ask About Your Flaws

November 10, 2014 Interviewing

It’s the question that everyone dreads — “What’s Your Greatest Weakness?” But what if the interviewer never mentions the word, “weakness?” There are numerous methods...

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Informational Interview Tips: Who to Network With and What to Ask (Part 2)

December 6, 2012 Effective Networking

You must speak with people if you are serious about transitioning in your career. It is absolutely not enough to sit behind a computer screen....

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