Annoying Interview Questions

Annoying Interview Questions

Some interviewers can be very tricky and, quite frankly, very annoying with their interview questions. What’s the point? Just when I think I’ve heard and seen everything when it comes to interviewers and their crazy tactics, I’ll hear about something else that will drive me crazy. Maybe it’s just me, but I thought the purpose […]

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How to Leverage Your Career

  Do you know the best way to leverage your career? The best way to leverage your career is to explore opportunities when you are gainfully employed, not looking, and happy! What? That sounds like a contradiction, doesn’t it? Why should you explore opportunities when you are perfectly happy? Good question. A quick answer to […]

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Lying on Resume?

Are you hiding something in your resume or CV? Why? They’ll find out anyway! If you knew whatever you’re hiding, or seemingly trying to hide, on your resume ultimately would be discovered would you do it? And, as someone who reads a lot of resumes, you’re not fooling anyone we can spot cryptic resumes! One […]

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How to Handle Salary Questions

What is the best way to deal with salary questions when you’re interviewing or filling out job applications? Did you know that most people struggle with the question of their current salary, or salary history, when they are asked during an interview or when they’re filling out job applications for employment? If you don’t struggle […]

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Realistic Career Choices

Is your career field still in demand? You must have realistic career choices! At our office we deal with supply and demand issues all the time. The fact is some of you are more in demand than others. It’s not a knock on you as an individual, it’s just the world is changing and some […]

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How to Negotiate a Raise

What is the best way to negotiate a raise? Is there a best way? No, there isn’t a perfect way, or best way, to negotiate a raise. Do you know why? Well, there isn’t a best way because every company is different in the way they do performance evaluations and salary reviews. If your company […]

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Top Careers in Demand

When buying real estate it’s, location, location, and location! And when choosing a new career it’s, technology, technology, and technology! I get a lot of calls at my office from people asking me which direction they should go in their careers. Maybe they are currently in a dying industry, or just bored with what they […]

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What can YOU do for the Company?

It’s true that every company is different in the way they do things, but there is one thing they all have in common and that is the need for talent. Top talent. People problems are their biggest problems. What can YOU do for the company? Can you solve the company’s people problems? Are you top […]

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How Badly Do You Want that Dream Career?

Are you prepared to do whatever it takes to better your life and your career? Have you researched what you need to do? Do you need more education? Do you need to move to a different location? What is it? Whatever it is, are you going to do it? I hope so! Do you remember […]

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Don’t Panic!

The worst thing you can do in a time of adversity is to panic! Don’t Panic! Have you ever driven on ice or snow and watched someone else panic when they couldn’t stop? What happens? Typically they will slam on the brakes and make their situation worse, right? Now they are totally out-of-control and sliding […]

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