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Posted July 21, 2015 by

Preparing for Video Job Interviews? 6 Tips to Help You Be Your Best

In today’s world of modern technology, employers are not limited to conducting traditional face-to-face job interviews.  Video interviews are one option they can take advantage of, as these interviews are convenient for both the employers and the job candidates.  If you are a candidate, though, you must still prepare yourself as you would for any interview.  To help prepare you for this important meeting, check out the following tips. (more…)

Posted June 17, 2015 by

Interview Time: Tips to Make Your Next One a Success

As a job seeker, you have put a lot of time and energy into your job search.  However, you have not received any responses until now.  Congratulations on landing a job interview!  While you are really excited, you must focus on doing great in the interview.  After all, your primary goal is to get the job.  Let’s look at some tips to make this meeting a success. (more…)

Posted June 11, 2015 by

Tips for Dressing Right at Your Next Job Interview

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Businesswoman ready to handshake on a white isolated background. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

You’ve prepared for your job interview mentally and academically, but have you done your fashion research? Don’t let your choice of wardrobe for your interview negatively influence all the other positives you have in place. What will work best for your interview varies with each company. Before deciding what to wear to your interview, look into the every day dress code at that company. Then, choose apparel that is a step up from their everyday attire. It is just as important not to seem over-dressed for a casual work environment as it is to dress to impress in a more formal environment. This article will help show you what to wear and what not to wear to a job interview. We will also highlight how important your interview outfit can be. (more…)

Posted February 10, 2015 by

Making the Right Impression on Your First Job Interview

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Job interview. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

In its simplest of terms, an interview is a conversation between a potential employee and a prospective employer. In today’s modern age, getting to the interview is a huge achievement. As there are thousands of candidates who apply for a single job, getting an opportunity of an interview is something that the candidates should really feel thankful for and also take it seriously. Many people, when they get the interview call usually end up taking it very casually and then missing their chance to get a very decent job by throwing it in a waste of over- confidence. (more…)

Posted August 28, 2014 by

College Students, 10 Tips for Networking at Different Times When Searching for Jobs

When networking in their searches for jobs, college students should apply these 10 tips in the following post.

In an article for the Huffington Post, I shared with readers my love for informal, even random, networking – and how I seem to be a magnet for bizarre networking encounters. (One such encounter happened in the locker room wrapped only in a towel!) As much as I seem to attract these random networking opportunities, when it comes to

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Posted June 19, 2014 by

Preparing for an Entry Level Job Interview? What You Should and Should Not Do

So, now it’s time to prepare for your entry level job interview.  What should you do and not do?  Check out a helpful infographic in the following post to find out.

The dreaded job interview… nerves, anxiety, anticipation. And far too often… failure. What if you took a different approach? What if you were so well prepared that you actually looked forward to the one-on-one meeting? What if you walked in with so much confidence that the recruiter couldn’t help but consider you a top candidate,

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Posted June 09, 2014 by

Are Recruiters Interviewing You by Skype? Remember These Tips

Before interviewing with any recruiters by Skype, the following post has some tips to help you prepare.

Featured: Featured Several of our Campus Ambassadors are graduating and in the middle of the job hunt, and many of them have told us about the use of Skype for interviews. I spoke with our former ambassador, Caitlin Beck, who just graduated from Fordham about her experience and tips for other young grads doing Skype interviews:1. Treat it

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Posted October 31, 2013 by

Culinary Graduates Future Outlook and Hiring Trends

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Smiling chef with recipe book on a chalkboard. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Culinary, an art of cooking various delectable dishes, is being taken up as a profession by numerous aspirants. Being a Cook or Head Chef certainly is an honor for every culinary professional. In case you are looking to excel in the respective field, you need to be aware about the current market scenario and the hiring trends. There are certain very simple points to consider that can do wonders. Fleet a look below and ponder on the following points for a futuristic outlook in the field of culinary art. (more…)

Posted October 17, 2013 by

Getting Dressed to Interview for an Entry Level Job? Learn What to Wear and not to Wear

Part of making a first impression when interviewing for an entry level job is how you dress.  The following post includes an infographic with advice on what to wear and not to wear for this big day.

You put a few hours of work into making your resume just right for the position. Your phone and email correspondence with the recruiter has been impeccable. You’ve impressed them at every turn and beat the odds to get an interview. Then you show up at the recruiter’s office in jeans and a hoodie. And

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Posted May 23, 2013 by

Interview Tips to Help You Secure an Entry Level Job or Internship

If you want to have a successful interview that can land you an entry level job or internship, the following post has some tips to keep in mind.

Featured: Not Featured I know that some of you are still interviewing for last minute internships — and I applaud you. If you don’t have an internship for this summer, it’s not too late and you still have a great chance of landing an opportunity. We still have plenty of postings

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