Master the Handshake – Land the Job

There are a lot of things to think about when you are on a job hunt. You're aware that you need a stellar resume and it really helps to have fantastic interview skills. Rarely does anyone think about something...

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The Best Way to Close a Job Interview

The interview is winding down to a close. You are excited that everything seemed to go so well. You showed up on time, gave a firm handshake, and answered the hiring manager's questions knowledgeably and with confidence. In closing he...

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How to Answer the Dreaded “What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses” Question

Here it comes. You're sitting in the hiring  manager's office and are feeling confident    about the way things are going so far. You've  done your due diligence as far as getting to  know what the company is all about and...

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3 Questions Hiring Managers Ask Themselves When Interviewing You

 Hiring managers have seen it all, heard it all. They pretty much know the answers you will give on the generic questions that are generally asked by each and every interviewer. So while they are listening to your answers, they...

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What To Do 24 Hours Before Your Interview

The day begins the night before. This adage is especially true if you are preparing for a job interview. By doing as much prep work as you can beforehand, you may be able to put the odds in your favor. Here's...

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Words You Should Avoid in An Interview

Your error free resume has been vetted and you've been called in for an interview. You've practiced answering the important questions in front of a friend or mirror and your clothes are all laid out. You think you're ready...

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5 Ways to Make Yourself More Likable in An Interview

  You only have one chance to make a good first impression You've heard that adage a thousand times. While it's true that your resume, which is filled with a summary of your past successes, can get you into the door for...

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How to Make a Great First Impression at Your Job Interview

Acing your job interview involves quite a few skills that are not common in the previous generation's job market. What your employer is seeking might very well be qualities that are not those that you might have brought up on...

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How to Ace a Skype Interview

Lucky you! You are going to be interviewed for a promising job via Skype. Easy, right? No traffic to contend with, no worrying about unforeseen circumstances like a flat tire, and no worrying about whether or not your handshake...

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8 Reasons They Never Called You Back for a Second Interview

You had your first interview and you left feeling confident. You believe you established a good rapport with the interviewer and you felt a connection with him by the time you left. And then you never heard back from him. What...

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