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how to close an interview - 4 interview closing statement examples

4 Interview Closing Statement Examples to Win the Job

There are a couple of things employers always remember after an interview… and one of the big ones is how you close out the interview. They’ll remember if you finished with confidence or seemed nervous. They’ll remember if you reaffirmed your interest in the job, or if you appeared uninterested. (Hint: It’s always better to […]

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Flight Attendant Interview Questions and Answers

Top 18 Flight Attendant Interview Questions and Answers

In this article, we’re going to cover the 18 most common flight attendant interview questions from airlines like: Delta American Airlines United Airlines Southwest Alaska Airlines Air Canada Avianca This includes behavioral and situational interview questions, as well as other types of questions that you need to be ready for. Then, we’ll look at some […]

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Sick day sample email templates

3 Sick Day Email Templates to Get the Day Off

If you need to send a sick day email, then you’re in the right place. This article will show you what to put in your sick-day email… with word-for-word templates and samples that are ready to send. And if you prefer to call in sick to work, we’re also going to cover what to say (and NOT […]

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Unique Interview Questions to Ask an Employer

26 Unique Interview Questions to Ask Employers

Most people ask the same generic questions in their interviews… If you want to stand out in your interview, you should aim to ask the employer a couple of unique questions that nobody else has asked. This is how you’ll stick in their mind, make them remember you, and get more job offers. So to help with […]

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how much are you willing to travel interview question

How to Answer “Are You Willing to Travel?” (Interview Question)

If a job involves any travel, you’re likely to hear interview questions like, “Are you willing to travel?” “How much are you willing to travel?” etc. So in this article, I’m going to walk you through how to answer all of these interview questions. And we’ll look at how to understand the meaning of “travel […]

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Questions to Ask Before Accepting a Job

14 Questions to Ask Before Accepting a Job

You’ve sent in the perfect resume. You’ve nailed the interview. You’ve been offered the job. But should you take it? Securing a job offer is exciting, particularly if you’ve spent a long time waiting for one. But don’t rush to respond just yet – there are some important things to ask about and know before […]

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how to respond to an interview request

How to Respond to an Interview Request (Examples)

Nothing beats the feeling of getting an interview invitation (except maybe receiving a job offer!)… but don’t rush to respond just yet. You need to make sure you respond correctly to secure the interview. So in this article, I’m going to walk you through how to respond to an interview request from a recruiter or […]

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best questions to ask at a career fair

13 Questions to Ask at a Career Fair

Career fairs are one of the best ways to introduce yourself to potential employers when you’re fresh out of school and looking to break into the workforce. And you’ll likely be practicing how you want to answer any questions companies might have for you. However, it’s just as important to think about what questions to […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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