3 Things NOT to Do After a Job Interview

How to Crush Your Initial Interview Call with a Recruiter

Many candidates believe that getting through the job interview is the most important part of the application process. However, the way a candidate follows up after the interview is just as important. Even if you made a great impression with the hiring manager, on the phone or in-person, you have to maintain your interest and… Read more »

Why You Need to Ask for Feedback When You Didn’t Get the Job

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While there are extremely rare exceptions, hiring managers almost never change their mind about a hiring decision once it had been made. If you screwed up the interview, there is no point in reaching out to apologize, criticize or claim you had an off day. However, you can still get something more out of the… Read more »

Do Employers Still Expect ‘Thank You’ Notes After Interviews?

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You’ve probably heard that it’s a good idea to send a ‘thank you’ note after a job interview. However, in this age of information overload, is this really necessary? The answer is, yes. Following up with a thank-you note after an interview ought to be a standard part of any job-hunting strategy. It can add… Read more »

What are the Biggest Blunders Candidates Make on Their Resumes?

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With the average job opening getting about 250 applications, candidates need a great resume if they want to stand out. Even if you have solid work experience and in-demand skills, one basic resume error can get you eliminated from the process. Consider the following massive blunders you could make on your resume and how to… Read more »

How a Staffing Agency Can Move Your Career Forward

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Whether it’s due to a long stretch of unemployment or a lack of advancement opportunities at your current job, career stagnation is something you want to put an end to as soon as possible. Working with a staffing agency is one effective approach to move forward. According to a survey by the American Staffing Association,… Read more »

Attention Job Seekers: Don’t Leave Your Job Interview Without Asking These Questions!

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Interviews are as useful for a candidate as they are for an interviewer because they allow the job seeker to learn a lot about a potential employer. As a job seeker, the interview is your chance to get a feel for both the company and the job. You should treat these meetings as two-way conversations… Read more »

Should I Take This Driving Job?

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Trying to find a job can be annoying and slow-moving. There are only so many jobs you can submit an application for and interviews seemingly pop up randomly. So, when a job offer does come your way, it can be tempting to jump on it right away. However, the application process should be a two-way… Read more »

How a Mock Job Interview Can Help You Ace the Real Thing

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Like it or not, a job interview is a performance and like any performance, getting it right takes a lot of practice. Obviously, you don’t want to go into an interview cold. You also don’t want to practice once or twice, dust off your hands and flick on the TV. You should be practicing for… Read more »

Could Connecting with Your Coworkers on Social Media Hurt Your Career?

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In the past, keeping your work life and your professional life separate was simple principle that most people followed. The common wisdom was that combining personal and professional lives could affect how you are seen by others at work and your prospects for success with your organization. Now, with social media being all-pervasive, keeping that… Read more »

Build These 5 Skills to Keep Your Career Relevant

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Odds are your job description has shifted within the last five years. Or perhaps the position you have didn’t even exist until recently. The workplace will continue to evolve as a result of technology, the economy, the environment and politics. The changing workplace is creating a skills gap, with a big group of jobs that… Read more »