Job Interview Mistakes I’ve Witnessed

I’ve been in management since 2012 and I must say, I’ve met quite a few interesting people. Most of these people are the ones that I’ve had to interview for a position at my employer at that time. One thing I realized over the years is that people no longer have guidance when it comes […]

4 Tips to Ace a Job Interview On the Phone

In today’s job market knowing how to sell yourself in every situation can be the difference between landing a job or not. While doing a job interview in person is multi-faceted, doing a job interview by phone, relying solely on the quality of your voice can be a disaster if you don’t know how to […]

Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?

The question, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” is considered to not only be one of the most hated and laziest questions asked during an interview, but also the most common. Because you are certain to be asked this question at least once during your job search process, it is a good idea […]

Interview Questions NOT to Ask During a Job Search

A question you should not ask at interviews is “how much vacation do I get?” To ask about fringe benefits too soon during the interview process is like asking someone on a first date, “How much money do you have?” You’ll find out the answers to both questions when the time is right? When is the right […]

The Importance of Phone Interviews

Phone interviews are often the very first step of the interview and hiring process. You’re not likely to get a call to come in and interview without some kind of conversation on the phone first. How Important Phone Interviews Really Are Your resume got you the phone call. Now this one 10-minute conversation is the […]

7 Signs It’s Time to Hire a Job Interview Coach

The job interview can be awkward, stressful and a huge stumbling block for anyone who hasn’t prepared both mentally and strategically for the various stages and encounters. Fortunately, there are resources available for getting past the interview and landing an offer. Interview coaching is one of the best resources available because it equips you with […]

Dressing For Success: Yes It Still Matters

It’s funny that this still has to be pointed out to people, but it does. When you are interviewing for a job, you need to dress in a certain manner. Torn jeans, a dirty t-shirt, and uncombed hair will simply not cut it in the corporate world. Neither do gauges, visible tattoos, or piercings. I’m […]