How Social Media Changed Pre-employment Checks

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Growing up, my mother always spoke about the importance of being on my best behavior and carrying myself well in public. She’d often say things like, “you never know who’s watching you.” This is something that stuck with me. It drilled in me the importance of a positive public presentation. It taught me about reputation […]

So… Tell me about yourself?

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“Tell me about yourself,” is undoubtedly one of the most commonly asked interview questions. Its right up there with “Walk me through your resume,” and “Talk to me a little bit about your experience or background.” They all seem so simple and yet strike fear in the hearts of so many simply because there is […]

3 of the Most Difficult Things that to Note on Your Résumé 

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When constructing a resume, there are so many factors to consider from your education and experience to awards and community involvement. While there are a ton of resume samples you can look to for help, there are some things that are just difficult to put on a resume. There are certain items on a resume […]

Who Are You When You Interview? (Part 2)

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As stated in Part 1 every individual is different, however I noticed that when it came to those that failed to survive my interview, they fit in the same 5 categories. We talked about The Chatterbox in Part 1 and how we’re going to move on to Category #2: The Church Mouse. Have you ever heard […]

Who Are You When You Interview? (Part 1)

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Over the years I’ve interviewed so many different candidates from new grads to high level executives, and everyone in between. My candidates came from all industries and lines of business all with varying levels of experience and education. While every individual is different, I noticed that when it came to those that failed to survive […]