Biron Clark, Author at Career Sidekick - Page 3 of 16

All posts by Biron Clark

what sets you apart from other candidates

What Sets You Apart From Other Candidates? (Best Answers)

Hiring managers love to ask interview questions like, “what makes you unique?” or, “what sets you apart from other candidates?” They do this to measure your confidence, but also to see how well you understand the job you’re interviewing for. And there are a couple of key mistakes you NEED to avoid if you want […]

Continue reading
administrative assistant interview questions

Top 14 Administrative Assistant Interview Questions

If you’re wondering what questions are asked in an administrative assistant interview, then this article is for you. No matter what industry you’re in, there are some common administrative assistant interview questions that you’re going to be asked – and they can be the deciding factor in your job search. So we’re going to look […]

Continue reading
How many pages should your resume be

How Many Pages Should Your Resume Be in 2020?

As a recruiter, one of the most common questions job seekers ask me is, “how many pages should my resume be?” There’s a lot of conflicting advice about when one-page resumes are best, when two-page resumes are better, and the main purpose of your resume to begin with! So I’m going to clear this up… This […]

Continue reading
restaurant job interview questions and answers

Top 11 Restaurant Interview Questions and Answers

If you’re looking for common restaurant interview questions to practice, you’re in the right place… Restaurant jobs are competitive and difficult to land… And there are some tough questions you’ll be asked in restaurant interviews that you need to be ready for. So in this article, I’m going to walk you through: The top 11 […]

Continue reading
Do You Need a Cover Letter with Your Resume

Do You Need a Cover Letter With Your Resume?

If you’re wondering, “Do I need a cover letter with my resume?” then this article is for you. And you’ve probably been told some bad information about this topic in the past! – I’ll explain… The reality is: There are only a few specific cases where a cover letter is necessary and important. And many […]

Continue reading
How to Get Your Job Application Noticed - creative ways to apply

9 Creative Ways to Get Your Job Application Noticed

If you’re wondering, “how can I stand out from other job applicants online?” then this is the article for you. In the next 10 minutes, you’re going to learn how to get your job application noticed with 9 creative (and highly-effective) methods that will help you stand out any time you apply for a position […]

Continue reading
how to use linkedin to find a job

How to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job in 2020

LinkedIn is one of the best tools to find a job right now.  In this article, I’ll show you 10 steps for how to use LinkedIn effectively to get more interviews and job offers. We need to do three things if you want to find a job on LinkedIn… Set up a great LinkedIn profile […]

Continue reading
why are job titles important

Are Job Titles Important? (This Might Surprise You)

Are job titles important? The answer might surprise you. The perception of job titles is that they’re extremely important. I’ve seen people get their dream job offer in terms of salary, but they were unhappy because the title wasn’t what they wanted.  A job title doesn’t put food on the table though, does it? That’s […]

Continue reading
Should I Accept a Counter Offer

Should You Accept a Counter Offer?

If you’re wondering, “Should I accept a counter offer?” then you’re in the right place. In the next few minutes, I’m going to show you the pros and cons (and the hidden dangers) of accepting a counter offer. We’ll look at 4 reasons why you might not want to accept that counter offer, a few situations […]

Continue reading
how to ask for a raise - examples/scripts

Underpaid? Here’s How to Ask for a Raise

In this article, I’m going to walk you through how to ask for a raise when you are underpaid (or when you just want a higher salary), with examples and sample scripts you can follow.  We’ll also look at when to ask, because that’s equally important. (While there’s no exact best time to ask for a raise, […]

Continue reading
describe your ideal manager or boss - interview question

“Describe Your Ideal Manager” Interview Answers

Employers love to ask questions about what type of management style you prefer, what type of boss or manager you work best under, and more. They want to see if you’ll fit into their organization and make sure you don’t have a toxic attitude, too. But how can you make sure you’re giving a good […]

Continue reading
marketing interview questions and answers

Top 13 Marketing Interview Questions and Answers

If you’re looking for help with marketing interview questions, you’re in the right place.  I’m going to walk you through the 13 most common questions asked in marketing job interviews, including: product marketing interview questions digital marketing interview questions marketing coordinator/manager interview questions much more First, no matter what type of marketing job you’re interviewing […]

Continue reading