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Questions You Should Ask During The Job Interview

Posted on December 30, 2013 at 4:15 AM Comments comments (662)

At some point, usually at the conclusion of the interview, you may be asked, "Do you have any questions?" A common answer to this question is, "No, I think you've covered everything very well." This is the wrong answer! You have passed up your opportunity to ask some critical questions that may make a difference as to whether you want to work for this company



Here are some...

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Like To Talk? How To Overcome Rambling Responses In An Interview

Posted on December 30, 2013 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Are you known for being a rambler or being long-winded? In my recent survey, we asked hiring managers to list some of their interview pet peeves. Here were a couple of the responses pertaining to rambling:

Long winded answers

“The interviewee should find a balance of how much information to share. A candidate who goes on and a turn off. ”

The rambling candid...

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Does Your Resume Showcase A Powerful Storyline?

Posted on December 30, 2013 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Every day, we are bombarded with hundreds of advertisements, many with deceptively similar offerings and marketing messages. In an overcrowded marketplace, ultimately, the products or services that are most likely to cut through the clutter and win our business are the ones that deliver marketing pitches with a higher level of recall.

The hiring manager’s dilemma can be likened to our own experience with television commercials and infomercials. An average hiring manager or...

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