Being selected for the first round of interviews can be exciting and scary at the same time. This is your first impression on the hiring manager or recruiter and even though it is typically over the phone, if you want a chance at the job you need to cross your t’s and dot your i’s. […]
You may find it surprising that most hiring managers know within the first 90 seconds if you will be moving forward in the interview process, as illustrated by the Undercover Recruiter’s infographic below. Thankfully, there are things within your control to influence this decision such as your attire, actions, responses, and questions.
Your palms are sweaty and you’re almost positive you need a breath mint, which you can’t seem to find in your pocket or purse. You ask yourself why you spent all of that time deciding on which necklace or tie to wear and now you are wishing you had just randomly selected accessories, as it […]
Back in the day, there used to be one uniform for the job interview: black suit, blue button down shirt and dress shoes. But with today’s varying dress codes in the actual workplace, the professional dress for a job interview has begun to fluctuate as well. With that, the rules of what to wear to […]
All job interviews are different, and in some respects, all interviews are the same. As a humble job seeker, how are you supposed to be prepared for different forms of interviews, different people as interviewers, and the myriad of different questions you could face while under the spotlight? Performing a mock interview with a career […]