There are a number of dreaded interview questions. “Tell us about your biggest weakness” is certainly one, as it can be tricky to find a way to turn a negative into a positive without seeming fake or like you’re bragging. Another one that often stumps job seekers is “Tell us something unique about you.” It […]
Most hiring managers will close out an interview asking you point blank why they should hire you. If you’ve ever been stumped when it comes to this question, rest assured that you likely failed that interview. If you want to impress the hiring manager and demonstrate your desire to work for him, you will need […]
They finally called. You’re one step closer to your dream job; you got the interview! Insert ridiculous happy dance here. You take a deep breath and begin running through a mental checklist of everything you need to know before the big day. You’ve followed some of the best advice for job seekers out there; you’ve […]
Too many job seekers view interviews as one-sided – a time for them to be poked and prodded by potential employers. And yes, interviews put interviewees on the spot. But while interviews are designed to help employers learn about prospective employees, they’re also a great way for job seekers to learn more about a company.
When interviewing for a new job, we all want to be successful and do well. There are many tips that can be found on what to wear, how to respond to questions, and the type of questions to ask the manager. However, sometimes it’s just as important to know the things we should NOT be […]