Job Interview Tips That Will Help You Stand Out
Do you have a job interview lined up soon? Congratulations. Now, it’s time to get ready to ace that interview to give yourself the best possible chance of landing the job. How do you do that? Here are six job interview tips to help you stand out among the crowd: Be prepared. Research the […]
How Do I Explain My Large Unemployment Gap?
Plenty of people have an unemployment gap on their resume; it happens. Whether you were taking time in between jobs or you got laid off, it’s unavoidable in many cases. But it’s important that you don’t let your unemployment gap throw you off your game when it comes to getting a new job. Here are […]
What You Should Really Say During “Tell Me About Yourself”
“So, tell me a little bit about yourself.” In most interviews, this or some variation of it is the very first question you’ll be asked. And how you answer is quite literally the first impression you’ll be giving the interviewer, and the company as a whole. It’s important to make it a good one. Here […]
8 Things You Should Never Say In a Job Interview
Job interviews are extremely nerve-racking, and at times, we can say the wrong thing. Here are eight things to prepare to never say in your next job interview. 1. “I’ve never worked in this type of position before.” You may not have a ton of experience. But you certainly don’t want to bring attention […]
Is There a Gap in Your Work History? How to Effectively Explain Resume Gaps
We all know that resume gaps aren’t ideal and can hurt your chances of landing a job. But they don’t have to be a deal-breaker and damage your resume. Follow this advice when talking to interviewers. Prepare for the Conversation You can pretty much bet that a hiring manager will ask about resume gaps during […]
Don’t Be Caught Off-Guard. Here’s How to Answer Some of the Trickiest Interview Questions.
You never know exactly what will be thrown at you during a job interview. Often questions will come out of left field, and you may be unsure how to respond. Here’s how to stay calm, cool and collected during your next interview — even if the hiring manager tries to trick you with these questions. […]