3 05, 2018

4 Tips for Negotiating the Best Compensation

By | 2018-05-03T10:49:04+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Interviews|

When you find yourself in salary negotiations, circumstances will vary greatly, so good manners and common sense should trump all. However, here are some tips that apply to most situations: 1. Be patient. In other words, don’t rush the negotiating process. Many otherwise promising candidacies have been disrupted and even derailed when the candidate brought [...]

26 04, 2018

Interview Yourself First…

By | 2018-04-25T08:41:01+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Interviews|

Smart candidates work hard to prepare for interviewing. They spend hours on their résumé, seek the help of others, perhaps even pay for a professional service in their effort to create a great résumé. They Google and review the most commonly asked interview questions for the role they are seeking. Perhaps, they even read up [...]

22 03, 2018

Social Media and the Successful Interview

By | 2018-03-22T13:00:12+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

With all the social media tools available today, people have never been more empowered to make their voices heard.  Something important just happened? Share it on Facebook! Have a novel thought or clever insight? Tweet it! And why not? We can meet new people and have some fun while getting our-self heard; after all, nobody [...]

22 02, 2018

Interviewing? Share Information In The First Person Singular

By | 2018-03-06T11:02:26+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

Our Eagles won the Super Bowl! Best news to hit Philadelphia in quite a while! It was also great listening to the players and coaches share the  fun they had all year in their quest to bring the Lombardi Trophy to the City of Brotherly love. It was fun for them and it was certainly [...]

22 11, 2017

Nail That Phone interview… With These 3 Simple Steps!

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:30+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Interviews|

Time is precious. Hiring managers and HR screeners are stretched and stressed. They need to hire but have no time or too many open requirements to fill. As a result, it is now very common to have your first interview on the phone. Sometimes companies will even elect to have two more interviews by phone [...]

21 11, 2017

Questions You Need to Be Prepared For From Candidates

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:30+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Interviews|

  Wait…. can it be? The perfect candidate? The person has the background and skill set you’ve been looking for as well as the years of experience and they have worked in your industry. They are set for an interview but now you are the one sweating it. How’s that possible? Take a deep breathe [...]

26 09, 2017

3 Ideas For Changing Your Interview Process

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:30+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Interviews|

We hear from candidates and companies alike how frustrating the interview process can be. Very little has changed over the last few decades with the way interviews are conducted.  Some of that is good and some of that is bad. You would think that with the ever-changing world of technology, culture, and communication that we [...]

19 09, 2017

5 Tips to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:30+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Interviews|

Phone interviews are tough. You don’t know the person.  You’ve never met them before. You can’t see their reactions or gauge their interest level. There is something about it being the 1st round of interviews, your first interaction and communication with the company, and not being face to face that is a deadly combination. You [...]