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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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Types of Job Interviews

6 Types of Job Interviews You Should Be Ready For

There are 6 main types of job interviews employers use. And there are some different tactics and preparation steps you should be using for each! So in this article, we’re going to look at all 6 types of job interviews and tips for how to succeed! Let’s get started Types of Job Interviews: 1. Phone […]

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How to Stand Out in an Interview

How to Stand Out in an Interview: 10 Expert Ideas

Employers interview a LOT of people for each job… sometimes 20 or more people get interviewed for a single opening. So you need a great way to stand out in your job interviews to separate yourself from the crowd. Fortunately, this article is going to walk you through everything you need.  You’re going to learn […]

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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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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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How to Prepare for an Informational Interview

While not as formal as a typical job interview, an informational interview can be just as nerve-racking. It might even be more intimidating if you don’t know how to prepare for it. There’s a lot of information out there about preparing for a typical job interview, but it can be difficult to find useful resources […]

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why cant i find a job

Why Can’t I Find a Job? 16 Common Reasons

If you’ve been job searching for more than a month and haven’t gotten the results you want, this article is going to help you answer “Why can’t I find a job?” Go through the scenarios below, decide which one describes your situation best, and read what you need to do to fix it and get hired! “Why Can’t I […]

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how to create the best elevator pitch

Best Elevator Pitch With Examples For Job Seekers

  In this article I’m going to quickly show you some great elevator pitch examples for job seekers, plus how to go create your own quickly and easily so you can find a job faster. First Things First… What Is An Elevator Pitch? Essentially it’s a short summary about yourself and what you do, in […]

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