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How to Answer “What Is Your Dream Job?” (Interview Question)

Let’s say you’re in an interview and the hiring manager asks you what is your dream job. It’s a tough situation. You don’t want to tell a bold-faced lie and get caught. But in the back of your mind you’re worried about saying something different than this job, right? How to Answer: “What Is Your Dream Job?”   […]

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How to Create the Best Elevator Pitch (With Examples)

First Things First… What is an Elevator Pitch? Essentially it’s a short summary about yourself and what you do, in the time it takes to ride an elevator. You have to be able to deliver and convince in that time frame. That’s the famous 30 second “elevator pitch”. And it can be for anything. Finding a […]

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How to Answer “Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?” (Interview Question)

The problem: Who honestly knows where they’ll be in 5 years? That doesn’t mean you won’t be asked though. And you can definitely use this as a chance to impress… I’ll explain how. How to Answer: “Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?”   The Most Important Thing to Realize When the interviewer asks where you […]

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105 Smart Questions to Ask the Interviewer

The most overlooked key to job interview success: The questions you choose to ask the interviewer. They can be the deciding factor in whether or not you’re hired. I’ve seen it first hand. So… do you have a plan for what you’re going to ask when they put you in the hot seat? Here’s a list of 100+ great questions […]

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How to Outsmart Online Job Application Systems

I received an email last week from a Boston University Graduate, Amanda Wilks, with a really great idea of a topic to cover: How to outsmart online job application systems. She was open to writing the full article to teach you everything you need to know. So I’ll let her take it from here… How to Create a […]

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How One Of My Readers Got 3 Interviews – And a Job Offer – In Less Than 1 Hour on LinkedIn (Case Study)

The brutal truth of job searching is this: If you want to find a job fast, you need to apply a LOT. It doesn’t matter how good your resume is. Why? Companies post job openings and then change their mind. Or they change the requirements. Or they decide to “hold off” for a month, which turns into three months or forever. […]

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How to Answer “Why Do You Want This Job?” (Interview Question)

There are some VERY common mistakes to avoid when answering this question, and it’s something you need to think about before going into the interview. Here’s what to do to prepare: How to Answer: “Why Do You Want This Job?”   First watch the short video above, it’ll walk you through how to give a great answer […]

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8 Crazy Brain Teaser Interview Questions and Answers from Google, Apple and Facebook

Silicon valley tech companies are famous for asking some pretty crazy brain-teaser interview questions… I wanted to find out exactly what these questions involve. And how difficult they are to answer. I spent a day on Glassdoor.com and a few other sites to come up with the 8 hardest and most interesting interview questions out there. […]

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How to Answer “Tell Me About Yourself” (Interview Question)

This might be the most common interview question you’ll see to break the ice at the start of your interview: “Tell me about yourself”. It’s not just a casual icebreaker though. There are a couple of BIG traps with this question… How To Answer: “Tell Me About Yourself”     1. Give a Brief Walkthrough of Your […]

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How To Tailor Your Resume To A Job Description

How To Tailor Your Resume For Any Job

If you’ve read any type of resume advice online there’s a good chance you saw many recommendations that you should tailor your resume for each job. You’re probably wondering- Is it really necessary?? It might be tempting to skip it, because yes- it takes time. But it really will make a huge difference in the number of companies […]

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How to Answer “What is Your Greatest Weakness?” (Interview Question)

This question is a bit tricky and very very common to hear. Let’s talk about how to ace this question and use it to land that job offer… How To Answer “What is Your Greatest Weakness?”     Why Hiring Managers Ask This I think with this question it makes sense to spend a minute understanding why […]

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Tips for Interviews: 5 Things Every Hiring Manager is Looking For

  5 Tips For Interviews: Here’s What Every Hiring Manager Is Looking For: After reading this article you’ll feel calmer in your interviews because you’ll know what the interviewer is thinking when they ask each question.  I’d recommend taking a look at this before starting to practice individual questions and answers. You can see all 5 interview tips […]

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