Monthly Archive for August, 2020

: August, 2020

How soft skills impress interviewers

In a tough job market, it can be challenging to land an interview but once you receive an invitation, your goal is to answer questions effectively, build rapport and generate interest. The best way to connect with an interviewer is by using soft skills. Many times, candidates will be invited for an interview without being

Learn how to gracefully recover from an interview mistake

In a discussion with a job candidate, the topic of bad interviews came up and he described “the worst interview” of his life. Even though he might have felt like running out the door as fast as possible it would have been a mistake had he left the interview for a couple of reasons —

Stay motivated during your job search

Conducting a job search can often feel more like a marathon instead of a sprint when you are looking for your next opportunity in a chaotic marketplace, yet keeping your motivation moving forward is the key to protecting your career goals. There is nothing wrong with dreaming of a fresh start in an uncertain job

Job search doubt could be blocking your success

You are not alone if self-doubt is creating a hurdle between you and finding your next job. There are numerous ways doubt can enter in the picture, especially if you are faced with doing things outside of your comfort zone, such as knowing you need to network with others but keep putting it off. Self-doubt