Phone Interview Tips So many first impressions are made on how a job seeker looks. But what if the first job interview is a phone interview? Remember, you only get one chance to make a first impression! When scheduling a phone interview, find out: The time of the call (clarify time zone) Who is calling […]
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Phone Interview Tips: Part I
So many first impressions are made on how a job seeker looks. But what if the first job interview is a phone interview? Traditionally, phone interviews were used to conduct screenings for in-person interviews and to answer any questions not addressed in a resume. But, today, phone interviews are sometimes replacing in-person first interviews. Phone […]
Getting Interviews, But No Job Offers?
If you’re getting interviews, your resume is doing its job — assuming you’re getting interviews for the types of jobs you want. But what you do before, during, and after the interview can increase your chances of getting the offer. Before the interview, do your homework! Review the company’s website and learn more about key […]
After the Interview Quick Tips
Wondering what to do after an interview? These after the interview quick tips will help you! Write a Thank You Note: For a sample, click here. Follow-Up With Your References: Immediately contact anyone who you had provided to the company as a reference. Let them know about your interview and how it went […]
Interview Thank You Notes
When you are one of many candidates being considered, what you do after the interview can set you apart significantly and increase your chances of being offered the job. Here are some tips for writing your interview thank you notes. The first thing to do is to send a follow-up note. The etiquette for thank […]
Quick Interview Tips to Put Your Best Foot Forward!
Think of this as your interview preparation cheat sheet!! Be polite and courteous to every person you interact with at the company. Even the receptionist may be asked how you treated her. A little courtesy goes a long way. Obtain contact information and proper spelling of the person’s name for anyone who interviews you. […]
How to Prepare for an Interview on Interview Day!
Did you miss the previous post on how to prepare for an interview? If so, check it out here. This post focuses on how to prepare for an interview on interview day, including dressing for success and what you should bring to your interview. Please leave us a note below if you have any questions! Dressing […]
How to Prepare for an Interview
This post touches on how to prepare for an interview. The next post will focus on things to do “day of” to prepare, including dressing for success and what you should bring, so make sure to check back! Research the company: This will help you get an idea of the company culture, and may give you […]