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Category Archives: Interviewing

  • How to Turn Around a Bad Interview

    We’ve all been there. You’re pouring over new cleared job postings when you come across a position that seems just perfect. Good company. Good location. Terrific job description. Your heart starts to beat a bit faster as you crank out a cover letter, tailor your resume to the… more

  • What You Need to Learn in an Interview

    Good candidates, preparing for an interview, focus mainly on learning about the company and the people they will interview with. Really good candidates also focus on what is important to them and how they will learn about those key issues during the interview. If you get to th… more

  • 7 Surprisingly Common Interview Mistakes

    When you arrive at an interview, first impressions are critical. The people you interview with will subconsciously make judgments about you within the first minutes of meeting you. Those impressions are influenced by many things beyond your skills, such as how you shake hands, ho… more

  • Use Informational Interviews to Jump Start Your Job Search, Change Careers or Network for Success

    When I graduated from college, my sister gave me 10 high-level contacts at major corporations to pursue for informational interviews. I couldn’t wrap my head around why these people would want to spend time with me, or what on earth I was going to ask them. That’s probably be… more

  • What Does Your Body Language Say in an Interview

    You know how to prepare for an interview -- researching the company and the individuals you’ll be speaking with, trying to make connections and gather information so you’re fully prepared to impress. You also need to give some thought to the nonverbal cues you’ll be givi… more