The Interview

Why Asking This 1 Question in a Job Interview Increases the Chances You Get Hired

Employers want you to ask this question. Here's why...<p>Anyone who has been on an interview knows there usually comes a point at the end of the the meeting where the interviewer says to the interviewee, <i>"Do you have any questions?"</i> You may be wondering whether it's okay to ask some. Or, if you should …

Employment

3 Interviewing Techniques for Finding Conscious Leaders

Hiring is one of the most complex—and crucial—elements of running a business, and that only becomes more evident as companies grow. After all, the …

Leadership

Ten Tips For People Who Get Nervous At Job Interviews

Virtually everyone gets nervous at a job interview sometimes.<p>A job interview is an artificial situation. Everything in it is artificial. In real life, we don’t laugh heartily at other people’s lame jokes. We don’t act deferential to strangers in real life, either.<p>In a job interview, you walk into a …

Employment

TV interview with Lebanon PM full of odd moments

When Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced his resignation in a televised speech from Saudi Arabia last weekend, it stunned his country and …

Canadian News

The interview interrupted by an earthquake

A TV interview was interrupted by a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake which shook the Iran-Iraq border region on Sunday evening, killing at least 160 people.<p>A Rudaw TV reporter, based in Irbil, was conducting a live interview with a guest in Sulaymaniyah when both were interrupted by the quake.<p>The …

Earthquakes

'A PhD supervisor found out I was deaf, and cancelled the interview’

Martin McLean, a former postgrad student who has been deaf since birth, discusses his experiences of discrimination and disability access at university<p><b>Martin McLean, 38, has two postgraduate degrees – a PGCE awarded by the University of Wales and a master’s in arts policy and management from</b> …

Education

Is talking about money OK at first interview ?

I'm young, about 20 years old, french and I'm working in an IT society.<p>There's always the moment that make me feel bad at the interview when …

Programming

The Art of the User Interview

Everything you need to know about conducting useful user interviews<p>Creating products based on your own needs is easy – if you’re building something …

Recruitment

How to answer the interview question, 'What's your availability?'

Some interview questions may throw you for a loop, but, "What's your availability?" is a common question job search platform Glassdoor says many …

Employment

Tips & Tricks: What matters to interview Emirates

Emirates is recruiting hostesses, today we give you some tips about the details that make the difference to interview the most coveted companies in …

Employment

Jobhop

Jobhop Jobhop's blog : Tips & Tricks to Cope with Job Interview Stress<p>The first Wednesday in November each year is National Stress Awareness Day. We …

Employment

WATCH: Sneak peek - GSP: The Interview

Take a quick look into the Georges St-Pierre interview ahead of his middleweight title fight with Michael Bisping.<p>MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Michael Bisping

The Project facing wave of online backlash for Bachelorette interview

But the interview went on, it became increasingly awkward and viewers were not impressed.<p>Clips and photos of the interview shared on the show’s …

Australian News

How to answer the interview question, 'Tell me about a time when you disagreed with your boss'

Being able to articulate how you handle conflict in the workplace can make or break your shot at impressing an employer.<p>In fact, job search platform …

Employment

How to Apply for a Job You’re Overqualified For

A job opening catches your attention but the required experience is only eight years — and you’ve been in the industry for 15. Should you still apply? And if you’re called in for an interview, should you acknowledge you might be overqualified? What should you consider before taking the role?<p><b>What</b> …

Employment

How to answer the interview question, ‘How do you handle pressure?’

During an interview, the pressure is on. You have a limited amount of time to clearly communicate why you are the best person for the role. So it …

Employment

How to answer the interview question, 'What is the name of our CEO?'

One of the worst interview mistakes you can make is not prepping yourself with background knowledge about the company where you're interviewing.<p>To …

Employment

Top Microsoft HR exec: This is the No. 1 way to impress in a job interview

Scoring a job at Microsoft is no easy feat. Thousands of job seekers apply to open positions at the company each day, but just a fraction make it to …

Employment

Sheryl Sandberg Just Showed Off Her 3-Step Process to Handling a Tough Interview

Facebook's chief crisis communicator went to Washington--and left us a few useful tips in the process.<p>Facebook is in trouble. The Senate Intelligence Committee is dragging company representatives to a hearing next week, where they'll be questioned about Russian-purchased ads that influenced the …

Sheryl Sandberg

Learn How to Cancel or Reschedule a Job Interview If You Can't Make It

When you have an appointment for a job interview and you can't make it, what should you do? Sometimes life happens – a child or other family member …

Employment

GroundUp: The interview - Air BnB global strategy boss Chris Lehane on Cape Town property prices

The company’s global strategy boss says regulation to limit the online business's negative impacts was welcome. But why hasn’t government done so? By …

Sharing Economy

Bitcoin Bigger Idea Than Apple, Amazon Says Ark Investments CEO

Bitcoin could create new markets and use-cases that never before would have been imagined, has enormous potential says CEO of Ark Investments

Morgan Stanley

How to answer the interview question, 'What are your boss's strengths and weaknesses?'

As it turns out, what you have to say about your boss can actually end up saying a lot about you.<p>According to Glassdoor's 50 Most Common Interview …

Employment

These 3 Job Interview Mistakes Are Keeping You From Getting Hired

These avoidable mistakes could get in the way of you getting hired for your dream job.<p><i>Has your career stalled? Bust out of the mid-career slump.</i><p>Out of all of the applicants for the job listing, you have made it through to the interview. This is your time to shine. You want this job and your …

Employment

How to answer the interview question, ‘What was the last book you read for fun?’

When a hiring manager asks, 'What was the last book you read for fun?' it may catch you off guard — but that might be their intention.<p>That's what …

Employment

Help! 7 questions to ask yourself when choosing between two job offers

With the insecurity surrounding the job application process, having to pick between two offers is certainly a good problem to have. But it can be a …

Employment

Use These Five Tips To Ace Your Next Interview

Want to nail your next interview? Make sure you remember these five things.<p>Job interviews are not always fun, but they are usually a required part of making a career jump.<p>If you find yourself getting called to meet the hiring manager, don't fret. Simply make sure that you're prepared. When you take …

Employment

I’ve Been Sexually Harassed For as Long as I Can Remember

I’ve been sexually harassed for as long as I can remember.<p>So have most women I know.<p>Most of the time I haven’t said anything—not out of fear but …

Feminism

What to say when an interviewer asks, ‘What questions do you have for me?’

Experts say that one of the most important questions of every interview is also one of the most common: "What questions do you have for me?"<p>"This is …

Employment