Posts Tagged ‘job interviews’

The job market can be very competitive, and it’s not unusual for a hiring manager to receive hundreds of resume submissions after posting a job ad online. Even with an amazing resume and shining qualifications, it can still be difficult to get noticed and land a job interview. Sometimes, you have to think outside the […]

Many job candidates focus so much on how they should perform during an interview and what they should do and say, that they often overlook what not to do. Some of these are obvious things that can immediately be a deal breaker for many hiring managers, whereas others can be a lot easier to overlook. […]

Many job candidates focus so much on how they should perform during an interview and what they should do and say, that they often overlook what not to do. Some of these are obvious things that can immediately be a deal breaker for many hiring managers, whereas others can be a lot easier to overlook. […]

  You applied for a job that you know is a perfect fit for you and you were called in for an interview. But now a lot of time has passed and you haven’t heard anything. It seems as though you didn’t get the job. You can’t understand it: your qualifications are outstanding, you have […]

You’ve probably heard the saying before—if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life. But with the job market being so competitive, sometimes landing that dream job is easier said than done. Even with impressive qualifications and years of relevant experience, there may be hundreds of other qualified candidates gunning […]

Some internships are very competitive, and some companies might only have one or two available slots each semester. The following are some tips for landing the perfect internship: Ask for recommendation letters College students looking for an internship often don’t have relevant job experience, and as a result, your resume may be lacking a bit. […]

    If you’re a college student with no experience in the field you’re training for, an internship can be a great way to get your feet wet. It allows you to experience first-hand what working in your field of study is like, and can significantly help your chances of getting a job after graduation. […]

Here are some ways to nail that next job interview: Be honest If you’re lacking a particular skill or level of experience, just be straight-forward about it. Inexperience in certain areas may not be a problem if you’re a fast learner, and honesty is always the best policy during a job interview. Ask questions There […]

Getting your resume noticed by a hiring manager is the first half of the battle—once you’ve been selected for an interview, it’s now your duty to ensure that you impress the interviewer and stand out from the other candidates. Here are some ways to nail that next job interview: Practice Read up on some of […]