Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up
 Article Directory   Author   Tom McBroom
 

Tom McBroom  RSS Feed

Published Articles:12
Total Article Views:7,209 (unique visitors)
Total Article Rank:3.25 /5 (4 Ratings)
(USA)Author

Tom McBroom's Articles

Articles by: Tom McBroom

Recent Articles

Four Fast and Easy Ways to Improve Your Resume

After your resume is completely written and polished as much as you can, here are four additional things to check. These just may improve the chances that the hiring manager will put it in the ..
(July 01, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Resumes-Cover-Letters | Visitors: 549

Five Things You Should Never Put in Your Resume

So much has been written about what you should include in your resume that it's easy to overlook the things you should not put in your resume. These can send your resume to the trash can just as fast .
(July 03, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently 3.25/5
 | Business/Resumes-Cover-Letters | Visitors: 3396

Dont Be a Jerk in Your Interview

Are you a jerk? As a hiring manager, this is the one question that I wish I could ask, straight up! Over the years, I've occasionally hired someone who was eminently qualified as far as the specific ..
(July 04, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 237

Personal References Should They Really Be Personal?

When you are asked by a potential employer for your references, always keep in mind that they mean your professional references, NOT your personal references. Even if the term they use is ..
(July 06, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 422

The Three Toughest Interview Questions and How to Ace Them

Some interview questions are so famously tricky and difficult to answer that they have almost become clichés. And yet, they keep popping up in many interviews, so you should know how to handle them. .
(July 06, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 537

The Ten Traits That Every Hiring Manager Wants

Every job has skill and experience requirements specific to that job. However, there are certain traits that are universally considered to be so desirable in employees that every hiring manager wants .
(July 07, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 351

The Top Ways to Get Your Resume Sent to the Shredder

Hiring managers are a harried bunch. I know because I am one. In addition to their day-to-day responsibilities, they have to read resumes and interview people whenever they have an opening to fill. ..
(July 08, 2008)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business/Resumes-Cover-Letters | Visitors: 800

Use Help Wanted Ads in Your Job Search

Many so-called experts predicted that help wanted ads would become obsolete as the Internet grew in popularity. In reality, help wanted ads are still going strong and remain one of the most important .
(April 06, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business | Visitors: 163

Find Jobs on Company Web Sites

Most companies of any size now have web sites that offer free online jobs listings. In fact, many companies now use their web site as the primary recruiting method. As a result, traditional job ..
(March 31, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business | Visitors: 186

Job Interviews - Six Tips to Prepare You

As a Hiring Manager, I'm often asked what is my best job interview tip and I always say: “Be Prepared. " I'm now going to tell you how. Many times in my role as a Hiring Manager, I've had job ..
(February 23, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business | Visitors: 211

Job Interviews - Six Blunders to Avoid

Everyone needs good interview question and answer advice. But just as important, you need to know what other interview mistakes to avoid. Based on my own 30 years of experience as a Hiring Manager, ..
(February 23, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business | Visitors: 175

Online Job Sites - How to Find the Best Ones

There are over 45,000 online job search sites. The sheer scope of coverage is overwhelming, from the local jobs level to the regional jobs level, all the way to the USA jobs level, you can work full ..
(February 16, 2007)
 | 
  • Currently nan/5
 | Business | Visitors: 182