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5 Ways to Improve Your Interviewing Skills

Here's how to land the job of your dreams

An interview is a business transaction wherein the objective of the hiring manager is to make a selection among job candidates called in for interviews. A candidate has two challenges: first, to convince the hiring manager that he or she is the ...

by Alex Freund  | October 02, 2018 06:00:00
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How to Give Original Answers to 7 Cliché Interview Questions

Answer these questions with stories tailored to make you the best candidate

Throughout your career, you will participate in many, many job interviews. In all of these interviews, there are a few questions you will hear time and time again. What are your strengths? What are your weaknesses? Why should we hire you? Even though ...

by Heather Huhman  | September 20, 2018 02:00:00
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Must-Know Job Interview Tips for 2018 and Beyond

Ditch your resume objectives, take a personality quiz and more advice for interviewing this year

“Dress for the job you want, not the job you have.” “Make eye contact.” “Practice a firm handshake.”When it comes to job interview advice, it often seems there’s nothing new under the sun. But although the classic advice will never go out ...

by Hayden Field  | September 04, 2018 12:00:00
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You Can at Least Learn from These Real-Life Job Interview Horror Stories

These applicants made a lasting impression, for all the wrong reasons

When you go to a job interview, your goal is to make a good first impression and show that you’re the best person for the job. Some applicants, however, manage to do the exact opposite. Consider these horror stories from human resource ...

by Angelica Gutierrez for  | May 30, 2018 12:00:00
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10 Ways to Overcome Your Interview Fears

Upgrade how you prepare for an interview to elevate your confidence

When I used to interview for jobs, I felt self-conscious about my accent. I was born in Santiago, Chile, earned a doctorate in the U.S. and worked for the Washington, D.C. government before launching my company. When I applied for government jobs, ...

by Ximena Hartsock  | March 28, 2018 08:00:00
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7 Tips to Improve Your Interviewing Skills

Job interviewing is an act

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding BlogJob interviewing is an act. Yes, you are the actor, and both sides know the rules: You, who are one of the candidates for the position, are doing your best to convince the interviewer you are ...

by Alex Freund  | January 09, 2018 06:00:00
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Never Go to a Job Interview Unprepared for This One Question

This is your chance to show you've done your homework

You’ve gotten through the curveball questions, dodged that question about your greatest weakness, and made a decent impression overall during your interview. Just as you begin to relax, they ask what may seem to be a throwaway question, “Do you have any questions for me?”Don’t let ...

by John Boitnott  | January 03, 2018 08:00:00
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What to Do When You Make One of These 5 Common Interview Mistakes

There's a wonderful new job out there with your name on it

This story originally appeared on GlassdoorIt’s not something we like to reflect on, but the truth is that there’s plenty of things that can go wrong when you submit an application and start the interview process for a new job. But even if ...

by Sarah Greesonbach  | December 21, 2017 06:00:00
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Science Warns Don't Do These 6 Things If You Want to Get Hired

Neglecting to prepare for the job interview will very likely mean failure to get the job

After months of looking, you’ve finally landed an interview for your dream job. If all goes well, this could put an end to your job search for years. You’ve submitted your resume and studied the most likely interview questions, but are you really prepared?Even with all your ...

by John Boitnott  | July 09, 2017 06:00:00