INTERVIEWING TO WIN

October 8th, 2013

 INTERVIEWING TO WIN The interview process is where the job hunt game can be won or lost at times. We can’t cover everything about interviewing in one posting so we will start by looking at the process from the employer perspective. Often what goes on behind the scenes in a company is different than you … Read more

Communicators have frequently been accused of an inability to communicate. The skill most required in looking for a job is the art of communicating effectively. Expressing yourself clearly in writing and speaking is essential for the two critical steps in landing a job: preparing a resume and speaking at an interview. Basic communication skills should … Read more

In order to deliver what the employer wants, you must first completely understand every aspect of the employer’s situation: 1. There is a job vacancy to fill. 2. If the job is advertised, there may be a deluge with hundreds of resumes, phone calls and walk-ins. 3. There is a desire to hire the best … Read more

Effective verbal communication skills are essential for career success. You may have a positive attitude and excellent technical skills, but if you are unable to do a good job of projecting that energy and confidence to your audience, you will not make a favorable impression. It is not only what you say, but how you … Read more

INTERVIEWING TO WIN

February 1st, 2013

The interview process is where the job hunt game can be won or lost at times. We can’t cover everything about interviewing in one posting so we will start by looking at the process from the employer perspective. Often what goes on behind the scenes in a company is different than you might expect. What … Read more

KEEP YOUR COOL WHEN YOU GET A NO

February 29th, 2012

By Art Berke | When someone tells you no, you might be talking to the wrong person or there’s been a misunderstanding. Come up with alternatives and then go back and try a new angle. Remember, it is your responsibility to convince them, not vice versa. Consider the true story of someone I will call … Read more

AFTER THE INTERVIEW

February 23rd, 2012

By Mark Tudi | You just finished your interview and, of course, followed up with a thank you note. The next step is to sit back and wait for some sort of confirmation. Patience is the key during this stage of the game. Do not rush into anything, the last thing you want to do … Read more

By Mark Tudi | This is a question that is asked by many employers on a daily basis. It is important to remember that companies usually have a budget for a given position in the form of a salary. One should research positions in which they are applying for and come to an educated guess … Read more

HUGE REWARDS

February 16th, 2012

By Mark Tudi | Schedule interviews or meetings with a few successful leaders in your department, company, industry or profession. Be prepared with some questions that will provide you with more than yes or no answers. Prepare to let them know you noticed their success and ask them some key steps or hurdles, which they … Read more

“TO BE OR NOT TO BE”

February 2nd, 2012

By Mark Tudi | “To be or not to be” yourself in an interview? That is the question. One of the most terrifying experiences of the job search can be the interview process. It can get even worse if you are confused as to who should show up, your true personality or your professional personality. … Read more