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Phone Interview Questions and Best Answers – Top 11 Questions

If you have a phone interview coming up, there are some questions you are very likely to be asked… and practicing them can immediately help you feel confident and be ready to “wow” the interviewer so you can move on to the next stage! I’m going to walk you through the most common phone interview […]

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job interview preparation checklist

Ultimate Job Interview Preparation Checklist

This pre-interview preparation checklist is going to show you exactly what to do before your interview to walk in confident, over-prepared, and ready to get hired. If you have interviews coming up, this will help you immediately. Let’s get started… Job Interview Preparation Checklist: 1. Research the company Methods to research the company before your […]

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How to Show Confidence in a Job Interview

It’s no secret that employers like to hire people who are confident in their interviews. But how do they judge this? And what are the best ways to show confidence in an interview so you can get hired faster? Here are the best ways to accomplish this… How to Show Confidence in Job Interviews: 1. […]

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different types of job interviews

How To Prepare For 6 Different Types Of Job Interviews

While the purpose of interviews remains unchanged, a chance for hiring managers to size you up and compare you against other candidates, technology and a far-flung candidate pool have introduced some new interview styles into the mix. Each interview format has a different end-goal in mind, and each requires you to prepare slightly differently. How […]

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how to stand out in a job interview

How to Stand Out in an Interview: 4 Experts Share Their Advice

If you have job interviews coming up, chances are the company is going to be talking to a lot of people. Sometimes 20 or more. So you need a great way to stand out in your job interviews and separate yourself from everyone else. This article is going to give you 4 proven ways to […]

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Take Long To Hear Back From An Interview

Why Does It Take So Long To Hear Back From An Interview?

You went on an interview, waited anxiously by the phone for three days… and nothing. No response. So why does it take so long to hear back from an interview? Well, there are a couple of reasons that I’ll cover in this article. And the good news is this: Most of the reasons *don’t* mean you […]

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job interview dos and donts

20 Crucial Job Interview Dos And Don’ts

The interview is your foot in the door with your next potential employer, but you only get one shot at impressing them. The following dos and don’ts will help you put your absolute best foot forward and get more job offers… 20 Dos And Dont’s For Job Interviews What to Wear Do: Research the company, […]

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explaining gaps in employment

How To Explain Gaps In Employment (With Examples)

Explaining gaps in employment can be intimidating, but there are a couple of effective methods you can use. In this article, I’m going to show you how to explain employment gaps in your interviews, resume and cover letter… with word-for-word examples and sample explanations. Let’s get started with the interview first… Explaining Gaps In Employment […]

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how to research a company for a job interview

How to Research a Company for a Job Interview: 7 Steps

In the next 10 minutes I’m going to show you exactly how to research a company for your job interview. You want to go in there feeling ready, and you don’t want to be embarrass yourself. So what’s the fastest and easiest way to get enough information about a company to avoid interview mistakes and […]

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Job Interview After Being Fired

How To Approach A Job Interview After Being Fired

I’m asked this question all the time… How to prepare for a job interview after getting fired? How do you explain yourself and answer all the tough questions they’re going to ask you? I’m going to walk you through this step-by-step. I know it’s nerve-racking because I’ve been fired too, but once you know what to do, it’s going […]

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how to prepare for a skype interview

How to Prepare for a Skype Interview: 9 Tips and Strategies

More and more employers are using Skype interviews and other video interviews during their screening process. They may use a Skype interview in place of a phone interview, or after the phone interview before bringing you on-site.  And while you’ll face a lot of the same questions they’ll ask in any interview, there are some […]

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how to prepare for a sales interview - tips and steps

How to Prepare For a Sales Interview: Tips and Strategies

If you’re looking for how to prepare for a sales interview, you’re in the right place. Sales is one of the best careers out there, but these positions have some of the toughest interviews. You’ll face questions about your mental toughness, why you want to work in sales, past challenges and success, and more. So […]

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