5 Min Interview Test
Have you ever wondered what it takes to get a job? Most people will say that having a professional resume will get you there although that's not necessarily true. Someone might say it is networking that may grant you employment although without a good resume as well as a successful job interview it is very unlikely. SO We can conclude tha...
Career Challenges: Veterans Looking for a Job
There are many challenges that veterans face today when trying to find a civilian job. It is not just about translating military experience to civilian work, there are other challenges that sometimes make it difficult to find employment. However, there a lot of employers who would love to hire veterans. Unfortunately, most people don't kn...
Questions To Ask an Employer During an Interview
Whenever a job seeker received an interview invitation that means that his/her resume or CV has done its job. The problem is however that it won't get you any further. It is the objective of any resume to get you to the interview stage. Everything else depends on how you do during an interview. Most job seekers come to an interview prepar...
What If Something Goes Wrong During a Job Interview?
What If Something Goes Wrong During a Job Interview? Some job seekers never do anything to prepare for a job interview. Some candidates do the opposite - they spend hours researching information about the company, analyzing the job opening, and talking with the employees of the company to get to know the company's culture better. But no m...
"Why Should We Hire You?"
Very often job seekers don't realize that going through the job application process can be tough. As a result, they are not even prepared to answer challenging questions because they never expect any of them to be asked. Having been working with many former hiring managers and people directly related to hiring the personnel we know well t...
5 Most Common Interview Questions
Job seekers don't have much time for rejoicing when their resumes land them interviews. It is quite the opposite, they need to prepare for the upcoming interviews, which takes a lot of time and efforts if we are talking about serious preparation. One of the basic things one has to do is to think through the possible questions and develop ...
Choosing an Outfit for a Job Interview
You are what you wear. Even if this saying is not true many people who don't know you will follow that principle - they will make their own judgment about who you are by your attire. It may be wrong but you can do nothing about it. What you wear does send messages whether you want it or not. This is especially relevant for people who are ...
How to Ruin a Job Interview?
You have spent hours developing an effective resume. You actually tailored your resume before sending to every job opening that seemed to be appealing enough. After all, you have succeeded because you received multiple interview invitations. But does that really mean success? Not really. Unless you are hired your job search efforts can ha...
How to Use Interviewers' Subjectivity for Your Benefit
It is no secret that all interviewers are human and in one way or another their subjectivity has a significant impact on the outcome of every interview. No matter how hard HRs and interviewing authorities try to be objective in evaluating candidates they still will be biased (even without realizing it). So sometimes the outcome of an inte...
Job Interview: Questions to Ask an Employer
After you are done with your resume there is only one way to find out whether you did a good job on it. If you start receiving interview invites then you can consider yourself a good resume writer. If it turns out no one is contacting you regarding the positions you've applied for it means you might want to reconsider some things on your ...