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Working with an Employment Agency as a Job Seeker – 5 Benefits

Job hunting doesn’t have to be lonely. You can set yourself up for success from the start by working with an employment agency.  However, sometimes job seekers don’t partner with one because of the misconception that employment agencies only place people in temporary jobs. Also, people might not consider working with an agency because they […]

 

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How to Write a Job Interview Thank you Email with Template

Even if you’ve absolutely nailed your job interview, you could rule yourself out of the running if you fail to follow up with your interviewer afterward. In order to stand out, it’s important that you send a thank you email immediately after the job interview. However, your follow-up communication has more to it than merely saying […]

 

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15 of the Best Questions to Ask at the End of an Interview

To begin, how you end an interview can be just as important as how you perform during the interview. Once you have gotten through the interview, it is time to ask the questions you have prepared, remind the interviewer of your qualifications, and thank them for their time. The last few minutes of an interview […]

 

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How to End an Interview and Follow-Up Successfully: A Guide

You have an interview coming up! While you have practiced what you will say during the interview, you’re now worried about how to end an interview and how to follow up afterward if you don’t hear back. Well, after an interview, there are a few more steps you need to take in order to stand […]

 

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How to Answer “Why did you leave your last job?”

A common question asked by hiring managers is “Why did you leave your last job?” or maybe “Why are you looking to leave your current job?” For many job seekers, it can be challenging to respond to this question and determine how much information they should share. If you have an interview coming up, it […]

 

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The Secret to Better Resumes and Interviews

Writing resumes and answering questions in job interviews can be challenging, for many of the same reasons. What do you say? And how best to say it? There’s a simple technique we have found very effective. At first, it may sound kind of harsh, but it really isn’t. Anything you consider adding to your resume, […]

 

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Asking Questions in Job Interviews

You’ve probably heard the advice that you should ask good questions in job interviews. But what makes for a good question? Ask questions that show you’ve done your homework. Go beyond just checking out the employer’s website; for example, Google may lead you to any media coverage the company has received. Ask questions that demonstrate […]

 

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How To Write The Best Job Interview Thank You Note

Even if you’ve absolutely nailed your job interview, you could rule yourself out of the running if you fail to follow up with your interviewer afterwards. In order to stand out, it’s important that a thank you note or email is sent immediately after the job interview. Your follow up communication has more to it than merely […]

 

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Job Search Tips for The Experienced Job Seeker

The job search process no matter your life stage can come with challenges. Are these things happening to you? Being told that you’re overqualified? Not hearing back after you’ve submitted your resume? No feedback after an interview? Start out by taking an inventory of your skills and experiences throughout your life. Your past employment, part […]

 

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