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All posts by Rob Riggins

  • You Better Have Questions Prepared for Your Interviewer

    A job interview is one of your best opportunities to determine if the position and the company are a good fit.  A hiring manager will be making this assessment and you should be, too. The interview isn't a one-way street – it's a dialog between two professionals. As a job cand… more

  • 5 Mistakes to Sidestep at a Job Fair

    We asked recruiters and hiring managers at recent Cleared Job Fairs about behaviors they see that hurt job seekers' hiring chances. It may be trite, but you only have one chance to make a first impression, and it’s vital that you do this well if you want your attendance at a… more

  • Hit These 6 Career Resolutions Out of the Park in 2019

    Last year the top New Year’s resolution was to lose weight and eat more healthily.1 Odds are that’s the top resolution for most years, with finding a new job much further down the list. But you may not know right now that you need to be preparing for a job search or career… more

  • Do You Sabotage Yourself

    How do you present yourself to the professional world? Some think if you can fog a mirror, you can get a job in the current cleared employment environment. While odds are certainly in your favor right now, as a job seeker with desirable skills, you still need to value professi… more

  • How Amazon HQ2 May Impact DC Metro Area Cleared Recruiting

    Amazon announced its new headquarters will be shared between two areas, Crystal City, VA -- possibly now to be called National Landing -- and New York City. These two cities will split 50,000 jobs with salaries averaging $150K. While this influx of jobs will considerably benefit … more