Category: Job Interviewing

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Warning: You are wasting valuable job searching time by sending a thank-you letter

In today’s job market, employers face increasing litigation and complex policies regarding recruting new hires.

When you meet the interview panel, they will have already decided on the criteria they will use to select the most suitable candidate for the job and they will already have decided on how the selection will occur.

Sending a post-thank you card or letter will not sway their decision and it may work against you.

How to Disclose Disability on an Application and Interview

A job provides each of us with a sense of identity and worth. Having a disability, means there is a further challenge for an applicant to get their CV and aplication noticed.

This guide provides sound and tested advice on how to address the issue of disability on an application.

Don’t Overlook These 12 Interview Etiquette Behaviours

You are invited to an interview. How do you dress? How early should you arrrive? Will the interviewing panel understand that you are nervous.

This article covers the expected behaviour from you from the time you interview until the offer is made.

How to Answer Why Did You Leave Your Last Job by Developing a Narrative

Preparing for an interview is a daunting activity and in many ways it is like having a second job.

How do you prepare yourself to answer any unexpected interview question?

The answer lies in developing a narrative. A narrative is a story that answer questions like, why did you leave your job or how do you handle conflict.

In essence, a narrative provides you with a tool to help you answer any questions and thereby, increase the chance you may receive an offer.

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Recruiting Manager’s Insider Tips on How To Succeed at an Interview

You have an interview invite. How do you prepare? What do you ask? This informative and easy to read guide will guide you through the interview preparation process and interview etiquette.

By taking 5 minutes to read this guide, you will increase your chance of turning your invite into a job offer.

15 Bona Fide Reasons Why You Are Not Getting Job Offers

You apply for jobs and getting interviews are easy; however, none of them are turning into offers. What can you do better? What support can you obtain to help you perform better.

How to Ask Questions During an Interview

Asking questions during an interview is never easy, especially at the end. Many people believe you need to ask questions to show interest but in may regards, that is not not true. Discover what to ask during an interview and how to avoid to common pit-falls associated with asking quesitons.

10 Signs your interview went well

After attending a job interview you tend to critique how you did and try to reach a decision if it…

How to negotiate the best pay possible

At the end of the interview the hiring manager asks you, “what are your salary expectations?” What do you say?…

Interviewing skill: how to tell your story why you left your job

Why do you want to leave your current job? Is a question that is difficult to answer in a high pressure interview.

Knowing how to answer can be the difference between rejection and a job offer.

This free guide gives you the secret on how to successfully answer this question.