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Become the Solution to the Job Interviewers Problem

The absolute worst way to go to an interview is with the attitude of: “Please, please - hire me. " When you go to an interview with that attitude you appear desperate. And even though you ..
(June 17, 2008)
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Job Fairs Aren't for Sissies - 10 Tips to Improve Your Chances

There is more competition in the job market than there was a few years ago, so it pays to get out there. Attending a job fair beats sitting at home waiting for the phone to ring. If nothing else, ..
(March 27, 2008)
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Job Interview Question - Why Has It Taken You So Long To Find ..

It's difficult to believe that employers are still asking this type of question. Don't they read the newspapers or listen to the news? If they were informed, they would know the answer; i. e. jobs ..
(March 16, 2008)
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The Words You Use During Your Job Interview Send A Strong ..

The words you use to express yourself say more about you than you think. In fact, your vocabulary and the use of appropriate words say more about you than the message you are trying communicate. You ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Seven Steps Toward Making A Good Impression In A Job Interview

When you get started on the right foot the interview will flow easily. This is one impression you cannot leave to chance. 1. Appearance counts. When you look good, you feel good. Make sure you look ..
(December 13, 2007)
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Putting Yor Best Foot Forward May Start With Your Shoes - ..

If you were to ask 100 people their opinion about what to wear to an interview, the majority would answer, “Dress on the conservative side. " With that in mind, here are some suggestions on how .
(December 06, 2007)
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The Second Job Interview - What To Expect

Good news! You've been invited back for a second interview (or a third or fourth). But, you feel that you've already covered everything in the first interview? How will this interview be different ..
(December 09, 2007)
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Three Common Deadly Mistakes Made In Job Interviews

As with any workout/fitness training you must make a commitment in order to improve your skills. You must be willing to put in time and energy and take an active part in the process - to build up ..
(September 03, 2007)
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Ten Tips for the Interview Follow Up

Not getting a follow-up call when promised is a very common occurrence. Candidates are sometimes sure that they aced the interview and are perfect for the position, in fact they are anticipating a ..
(August 27, 2007)
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Interview Coaching - A Home-Based Business on the Cutting Edge

Who would believe that someone with a home-based business can reach out to a far away country and work with a client via a Blackberry and a cell phone? That is exactly what I did last month with a ..
(August 22, 2007)
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Finding Your Uniqueness in Today's Job Market

If you have been reading articles or listening to news reports about the job market, it becomes obvious that the number of people currently seeking jobs outnumbers the jobs that are now available. ..
(August 12, 2007)
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Interview Coaching - Add Value to Your Business - Be On the ..

You name it - Blackberry, Skype Connection, Cell Phone, iPhone – these are the tools of this trade. Has it happened to you in your business? You reach out to someone in a far away country and work .
(August 05, 2007)
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Changing Careers -With Little Or No Experience At The New ..

Changing careers could be one of the best decisions you make in your life. It may also be one of the more difficult things you will do. Creating a self-inventory and doing some basic preparation can ..
(August 02, 2007)
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You're Not Alone If You Hate Going To Job Interviews

"I know I could do the job if they would just give it to me. Why do I have to prove myself? I meet all the qualifications they are looking for. I could do this job with my eyes closed. Can't they ..
(July 31, 2007)
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Have You Ever Been Fired From a Job?

If you've ever been fired, this question is probably the one interview question you dread the most. Not only have you had a bad experience, but you have to talk about it – again and again. How you ..
(July 26, 2007)
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Hiring Myths, Truths, and What it Means to YOU

There are many facts and tips regarding interviewing for a job that are solid and true. However, there are a great many facts and tips that are myths that you have picked up somewhere along the way ..
(July 22, 2007)
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Handling Awkward Job Interview Situations

Interviewing can be a challenge to your professionalism No matter how weird or crazy the interview situation gets, it is in your best interest to “keep your cool. " The interview process is a ..
(June 25, 2007)
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Make Sure You Are The Winner - The Salary Negotiation Dance

One step forward; one step back; step together, and back again. To perform the job interview salary negotiation dance steps, you must have a good sense of balance. Knowing your value and your worth ..
(June 17, 2007)
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Fear of Interviewing for a Job

Your heart is beating faster than usual, your hands feel clammy, your mouth is so dry it feels like you have cotton inside - and you're supposed to feel confident. Are you going to an interview or a ..
(May 20, 2007)
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How To Deal With Negative Questions In The Job Interview

You feel prepared for the interview. You are confident walking through the door to meet your interviewer. You have your positive experiences and stories ready to answer questions. The interview is ..
(June 05, 2007)
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Summer Time Job Searching

The temptations are there – warm, lazy, casual days, when the shoes of choice are “flip flops. " Taking the summer off and getting back into the groove of things when the “kids go back ..
(May 29, 2007)
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