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Word for word: Phone interviews are extremely important in today’s job market

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Marco Buscaglia, Tribune Content AgencyCareerBuilder Rarely used even a decade ago, the phone job interview is now a critical tool for today’s recruiters. A strong phone interview can help narrow down applicants to a select handful that will be brought in later for a face-to-face interview. While the phone interview may seem like a casual [Read More..]

Great book

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

You are the best, Carole. I got another book, “Boost Your Interview IQ”. This is an excellent book – You have provided sample answers and then explained which one is strongest and weakest! Impressed. Thanks a ton from the core of my heart. Is PDF version of the book available in the market? If yes, [Read More..]

The Power of Informational Interviewing – People Helping People

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

The informational interview is a source of power that you can use to your advantage. With preparation, listening, and follow through, you will find magic – the power of people helping people. There are some basic misconceptions about informational interviews, and the reason you should use them as part of your job search strategy. This [Read More..]

For those who have purchased a packet from you – how long does it stand for?

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

I purchased the higher tier some months ago and having issues formulating a question I’m hoping you can help me with. Answer – You bought me for life — no expiration date – I am here for you! Send your question and I’ll do my best to give you an answer. Best wishes Carole

VOCABULARY 101 – Interview vocabulary is important

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Using the word “pretty” before a word to describe your ability is a NO-NO. It’s like being a “little” pregnant. You either ARE or you’re NOT. I’m pretty adept at solving problems. I AM ADEPT AT SOLVING PROBLEMS. I’m pretty good with people. I AM VERY GOOD WORKING WITH PEOPLE. I’m pretty laid-back. I AM LAID-BACK. Take the [Read More..]

TIPS from The Interview Coach

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

There may be times when you encounter a “stress interview.” Be ready for anything and everything in this type of interview. This would include question like, “If you were an animal, what kind of animal would you want to be?” Or, they might ask you to perform some weird kind of task, like leading a [Read More..]