Among the top interview questions you must be prepared to answer, “Tell me about yourself!” strikes dread in the hearts of most job seekers. Whether you’ve been on a leadership job hunt for some time, or this is your first job search effort in years, this query can throw you for a loop while you … Continue reading How to Answer the ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Interview Question
Had a call for a panel or group interview recently? While you might be thrilled to make it to this stage of the hiring process, the mere thought of fielding not just one, but a whole TEAM of interviewers can be enough to put your stomach in knots. However, the reason most employers conduct panel … Continue reading How to Ace The Panel Interview
Facing an interview with dread? Sharpen your questions for the interviewerWhat do interviewers want? That seems to be the question on the minds of job hunters everywhere. You might have made it into an interview, only to realize that your competition is every bit as qualified, and that employers are being selective.If you're going on … Continue reading In interviews, what you ask is as important as what you answer
Alison Doyle of About.com has issued a great list of job interview advice, with links to tips on every question from what to wear, how to handle behavioral questions, and what types of challenges to expect -- and it's all free for the taking on About.com! Even better, the site is used to gather feedback from other job … Continue reading Need Interview Advice? Check Out This Q&A from About.com
My personal favorite of the month is this list of 7 Pet Peeves from Human Resource Managers that goes on to describe precisely why many professionals don't land the job.Keep in mind that there is no substitution for basic interview etiquette and common sense!
A key point to remember when looking for work in our great state is that many employers here take a conservative, wait-and-see approach to recruiting. What does this mean for you?First of all, take care to polish your resume appropriately. Use adverbs sparingly, if at all. Very few employers in Colorado want to find out … Continue reading Searching for Jobs in Colorado?