19 07, 2018

Interviewing? How are your intangibles?

By |2019-02-27T03:28:19-04:00July 19th, 2018|Interviews|

Measuring Intangibles with Skills and Experience With the job market continuing to emphasize skills and credentials, don’t get caught letting your personal brand and the overall quality of your candidacy suffer from poor intangibles. Today’s technical role descriptions are packed with buzzwords and skills, placing significant time commitments on technologists to acquire and maintain those [...]

12 07, 2018

Interviewing Primer (Interview Prep 101)

By |2019-02-27T03:30:39-04:00July 12th, 2018|Interviews|

The Key to Interviewing is Preparation Interview preparation guides and blogs are not exactly a fresh idea, but a fresh reminder and perhaps a few new ideas never hurt. I’ve got some do’s and don’ts that are part of my regular interview prep coaching. Some ideas are as old as time (or myself) and some [...]

28 06, 2018

Looking For an Internship

By |2019-02-28T03:02:23-04:00June 28th, 2018|Interviews, Kane Partners|

Where to Find Internship Programs Are you searching for an internship, but you’re not sure where to start? The most important thing in any job search is having the ability to market yourself and highlight your skills. Yes, it is great to search online and fill out applications, but you could be wasting your time [...]

3 05, 2018

4 Tips for Negotiating the Best Compensation

By |2019-02-28T03:30:35-04:00May 3rd, 2018|Interviews|

What are you Worth? 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 [...]

26 04, 2018

Interview Yourself First…

By |2019-02-27T03:25:36-04:00April 26th, 2018|Interviews|

Preparing for an Interview 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, [...]

22 03, 2018

Social Media and the Successful Interview

By |2019-01-18T05:07:56-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

Possible Social Media Impacts to your Job Search 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 [...]

22 02, 2018

Interviewing? Share Information In The First Person Singular

By |2019-01-19T05:49:04-04:00February 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

Interviewing is the time to Sell your Skills and Experience 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 [...]

22 11, 2017

Nail That Phone interview… With These 3 Simple Steps!

By |2019-01-19T06:36:18-04:00November 22nd, 2017|Interviews|

Three Tips for your next Phone Interview 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 [...]