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How to Beat Your Fellow Human Resources Professionals to the Best Jobs

January 3, 2017 Interviewing

I’ve noticed 10 underlying assumptions (through my work with human resources executives who transitioned sectors including to digital shops, top-five consulting firms, and financial services...

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How to Beat Your Fellow Engineers to the Best Jobs

December 21, 2016 Interviewing

I’ve noticed 10 underlying assumptions (through my work with candidates looking at VC-backed startups, Medtronic, Bloomberg i.e. technology-driven companies) that interviewers make about engineering job...

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How to Beat Your Fellow Marketers to the Best Jobs

December 5, 2016 Interviewing

It’s nearly impossible to wing job interviews, especially for the best internships and full-time jobs in marketing. Selling what’s on your résumé is no longer...

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Why Supply Chain Professionals Are Good / Not So Good

November 30, 2016 Interviewing

I’ve noticed 10 underlying assumptions (through my work with candidates looking at Johnson & Johnson, Estee Lauder, Nike i.e. consumer-focused companies) that interviewers make about...

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Why Marketers Are Good / Not So Good

November 22, 2016 Interviewing

I’ve noticed 10 underlying assumptions (through my work with candidates looking at Google, AmEx, IBM i.e. data-driven companies) that interviewers make about marketing job candidates....

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[Example Included] How to Pitch Yourself

October 23, 2016 Interviewing

Last week, I shared that the most effective strategy for answering this typical “conversation starter” interview question relies on your understanding of your interviewer(s). What...

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[Limited time offer starts now] Ready to interview in 2017?

October 11, 2016 Interviewing

After spending years dedicated to helping high-performing executives dissect and deliver effective job interviews, I have witnessed firsthand that the name of the game is...

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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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Improve your interview success rate by imagining this…

August 16, 2016 Interviewing

Imagine being an interviewer who is rushing her way to meet with a job candidate who is well-positioned for a role on your team. This...

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How to Hack Your Round One Interview

Four Useless Assumptions That Could Sabotage a Round One Interview “More than 50% of the people currently in Human Resources were once contributors in business...

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How to Outsource Your Job Search

March 24, 2016 Effective Networking

The toughest part of a job hunt for many clients is figuring out who are the right contacts for them to approach each week. It...

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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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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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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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You Nailed the Interview — Now What?

May 14, 2015 Salary Negotiations

One of the most difficult parts of any application—to a school program, for a job, etc.—is the interview. Often, depending on what you’re applying for,...

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Don’t Know What to Ask Human Resources Professionals? – 5 Killer Questions to Ace Screening Interviews

April 11, 2015 Interviewing

Don’t waste another shot to land a needle-in-the-haystack job that is in your salary range, offers the growth opportunity that you’ve been looking for, where...

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I surveyed 100 subscribers. Here’s what happening (or not happening) in their job hunts

January 7, 2015 Special Offers

2015 is in full swing and after multiple conversations with you as well as your peers, you fall into one of three buckets. 1. A...

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How to Prepare for a Job Interview in a Coffee Shop

December 29, 2014 Interviewing

Those of us who have been through the job hunting process know that the nearby Starbucks is more than a place to grab a coffee;...

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Have an interview coming up? Start here

December 16, 2014 Interviewing

I wrote an interview preparation guide for you, the executive who rarely has had to go through a formal interview process because in the past,...

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