One of the easiest ways to increase positive outcomes when interviewing for a job is to prepare. If you tend to get nervous during an interview, investing time on factors within your control like your
This week, someone pulled a prank on the president. While speaking to thousands of kids at an event in Washington, D.C., the backdrop appeared to be the presidential seal. However, upon closer inspection
There are certain things, that anyone, no matter who they are or what questions they ask, want to know about you before deciding to hire you. How am I so prescient? Psychology. More specifically, the of
Researchers have found that roughly 40 percent of hiring managers spend less than 60 seconds reviewing a resume, and 25 percent spend less than 30 seconds on each resume What is the one thing that could
One of my company's most popular YouTube videos is about answering the question, "why do you want this job?" in an interview. Ironically, we get a ton (I mean a ton!), of snarky comments posted on it well.
By far the biggest issue I saw candidates come in with was a resume that was far too long. For example, I was once presented with a six-page resume for a director-level person. Fortunately for her, I ruthless.
Being ghosted is not a pleasant experience. But you don’t have to let it define you. The digital age has introduced new, and often painful, ways of ending relationships. None of them are more hurtful “ghosting.”
People often lose motivation in the summer, but it’s actually the best time of year to reenergize your career, says impact coach Katie Sandler. The summer slump is in full swing. Whether you’re going vacation
When Tina Nicolai began working as a recruiter for Walt Disney World in the late 1990s, she noticed that many job seekers were submitting flawed résumés. "I realized people simply did not know how to themselves
You may have been laid off, been fired, or quit. That’s okay. It’s how you explain why that counts. There are plenty of good reasons for leaving a job—but communicating them to an interviewer can be a
Your degree qualifies you for the position, but your abilities get you the job. Here are the five skills trending right now among new grads. The workforce is evolving at an astounding rate. Skills in today
In today’s economy, job loss has become everyday business, ranging from individuals losing their entire firms due to bankruptcy, to losing their jobs because of layoffs, technological disruptions, mergers,