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5 Ways To Ease Your Nerves Before A Job Interview

Getting called for a job interview is great news! You made the short list, and the company would now like to meet you. It’s what you work hard to secure during a job search, but it’s still natural to be nervous. Interviewing is not something that most of us do frequently, so just the thought […]

Hone your phone skills to land your next job assignment!

Are you comfortable presenting yourself and your ideas with just your voice to represent you? How confident are you that you could “pass” a phone screening as a job applicant? How would you go about preparing for a telephone interview? This week, I have asked professional recruiter Nancy Anton to share some tips on how to prepare […]

How To Follow Up After A Job Interview

You still have work to do, even after the interview’s over. You perfected your résumé, networked with recruiters, and nailed the interview. But if your next step involves simply waiting to hear back, you may miss the opportunity! When it comes to landing a job, it’s up to you to lead the charge — even after […]

5 Tips For Formatting Your Resume For Easy Reading

Just like newspapers offering bite-size pieces of information that are easy to read and digest, resumes also need to be formatted in a way that makes it easy on the reader. If they’re not, no matter how good a candidate is, the resumes will just fall to the wayside. The article below will highlight five key […]

Phone Interviews: How To Put Your Best Voice Forward

Today, more and more employers are conducting phone interviews before inviting job candidates to an in-person meeting. Treat phone interviews as important as a face-to-face interview. The impression you make on the phone will also be taken in to consideration when the employer is trying to decide between you and another candidate for the position. […]