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 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 [...]

20 04, 2017

5 Tips for Updating Your References

By |2019-01-21T04:33:51-04:00April 20th, 2017|Recruiting Process|

Who's a Good Job Reference? You’re at the offer stage of the interview process and you get the call or email asking you to forward your professional references. Congrats!  You’re in the homestretch. How can you make sure you are as prepared as possible for when that request comes?   Below are a few things to [...]

30 11, 2016

3 Common Interview Mistakes

By |2019-01-24T13:16:18-04:00November 30th, 2016|Interviews|

Common Interview Missteps With 30 years’ experience performing post mortems on candidacies of well qualified applicants who should have prevailed in the interview process but failed instead, I have seen a full spectrum of mistakes. Here are three of the most common. Poor Preparation Human Resource professionals and hiring managers are continually amazed by the [...]

25 10, 2016

Trick or Treat? 3 Treats for Your Upcoming Interview

By |2019-07-25T05:23:42-04:00October 25th, 2016|Interviews|

Three Interview Tricks to turn your Job Search into a Treat By the pricking of my thumbs something wicked this way comes. Macebth, Shakespeare Trick or Treat? Halloween is a great time of year!  Even though Fall officially begins in the middle of September, for many Halloween is the first time that it feels like [...]

13 10, 2016

3 Fears You Need to Face During Your Job Search and Interviews

By |2019-01-24T15:04:47-04:00October 13th, 2016|Interviews|

Overcoming Job Search and Interview Anxiety When I was a kid one of the most popular shows on television was Are You Afraid of the Dark? Simple concept, terrifying show. The show was about a group of friends would sit around a campfire in a remote location in the woods.  Who were these children, why [...]

28 07, 2016

5 Steps To Improve Your Chances of Landing That Great Candidate!

By |2019-08-21T03:59:16-04:00July 28th, 2016|Interviews|

Don't let the Next Candidate Slip through your Hands If your company is trying hard to secure the services of top talent, but is having trouble closing the deal (i.e., too many offers being turn downed), perhaps an evaluation of your interview process is in order. Many companies are working harder than ever to properly [...]