Posts Categorized: Job Search Tips

Finding the Perfect Career (With the Help of an Employment Firm)

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Entering the job market and trying to find the perfect career to match your personality can be a daunting task.  From filling out questionnaires about your strengths and weaknesses to spending hours researching a wide variety of professions, you spend countless hours discovering the career that’s right for you.  Looking for work can feel very Read more »

How Can You Find Better Opportunities and Secure the Position?

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Here is the situation: you have been in the same job for a while, and it’s gotten the point where it is starting to feel routine.  Your job is no longer as challenging as it once was, and you spend most days just going through the motions.  While some people love a job that doesn’t change and Read more »

Q4 is Upon Us. How Will You End the Year Strong?

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The air is cooler, the leaves are changing, and the pumpkin spice lattes have hit the coffee shops.  It’s hard to believe, but as September wraps up, Q4 is upon us.  It’s time to focus on wrapping up loose ends before the busy holiday season, ensuring that you have met your professional goals, and ending Read more »

Determining if You are Overqualified for an Available Position

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You have been seeking a job for a while, reading one job description after another, but nothing has captured your attention.  You finally spot a job you would love to do, though you are almost certain you could do it with your eyes closed.  Determining whether to apply for a job you may be overqualified Read more »

How to Prepare for Your Second Interview

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Congratulations! Your first interview went flawlessly, and you just got a call from the company inviting you back for a second interview.  While this is great news that they are interested, you haven’t secured the job just yet.   However, by using the following tips to prepare for your next meeting, you can easily turn the Read more »

3 Ways to Stay Calm During Your First Interview

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Whether you’re a seasoned job seeker or are entering the job market for the first time, the first interview with a hiring manager can be a challenging experience.  In fact for many, the job interview is the most nerve-racking part of the entire job search process.  From sweaty palms to a shaky voice to nervous Read more »

Improve Your Phone Interviews With These Tips!

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At a time when you’re receiving hundreds of resumes for each position you post, phone interviews are a critical part of the hiring process.  They allow you to determine whether a candidate’s qualifications, experience, and salary needs are compatible with the position you’re offering, in a cost-effective manner. Phone interviews are the perfect way to Read more »

Ace Your Next Interview With These 4 Tips

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Finally! After submitting countless resumes and cover letters, you  got a call from what could quite possibly be your dream job, and they want to interview you.  The competition is strong, but the interview is another chance to outshine the other applicants.  It’s time to pull your best interview outfit out of the closet and show Read more »

3 Tips on Following Up After a Job Interview

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Congratulations! The big job interview you were stressing over is finally over and as far as you’re concerned, you nailed it!  You were getting good vibes from the interviewer and they seemed really impressed with your previous experience. Now you can finally relax– except for the fact that you’re pacing back and forth checking your Read more »

If You Want the Job use These Follow-Up Emails Tips!

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You wrote an excellent cover letter, crafted a perfect resume, and made it through the interview process. Now it’s time to rest while you await the employer’s decision, right? Wrong.  For some employers, how candidates follow up after the interview can make or break whether they get the job.  Sending a well-written follow up email Read more »

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