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August 3rd, 2014

Must-Knows Before Your Job Interview

Both of my daughters are now at an age where they are starting to consider their careers in earnest, and as a result, I’ve been fielding lots of practical questions lately about the job application and interview process. This week I thought I’d share some of that advice for those of you who...

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
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June 14th, 2013

Nine Questions You Should Ask in Every Job Interview

The key to making a positive impression in a job interview is to ask good questions. But not questions you should know the answers to, like “What does the position entail?" or “What is your vacation policy?” Instead, consider the nine questions listed in this article.

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
April 12th, 2013

Creative Ways to Land a Job

Okay, you're  20-something, with a fabulous degree, and stuck with a career as a barista. We're all thankful for barista's but that's not covering your school debt, much less what you stayed up late studying and writing term papers for. There are a number of great articles on this site that...

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
April 12th, 2013

So That's Why My Resume Was Rejected!

You've sent in 200 resumes and zero calls back. What went wrong? Jim Stroud has surfaced some interesting reasons why your resume may not have floated to the top, along with statistics to back it up. And don't miss the link to how employers use the internet to find out more than you want...

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
April 12th, 2013

How to Follow Up after an Interview

Okay, you landed the interview and it went pretty well. What do you do next? You don’t want to annoy a potential employer, but you also don’t want to get lost in the shuffle. Fox Business offers three tips about how to follow up with employers.

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
April 7th, 2013

Boost Your Chances of Getting Hired: 6 Questions to Ask During an Interview

The questions you ask during an interview tell a potential employer a lot about you. This article in Business Insider arms you with six questions that make a positive impression.

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies
April 7th, 2013

How To Graduate With an International Job Offer

Want to work overseas when you graduate? This article from Career Realism offers practical suggestions about how to make this happen.

Channel(s): Job Search Strategies