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Category Archives: Interview Preparation

3 Deadly Interview Mistakes

Since no two interviews are alike, it is difficult to be prepared for what lies ahead, but you can focus on your presentation skills, which may be even more important than what you have to say. Three areas of performance, … Continue reading

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Negotiating Terms

When the job offer is on the table, the time has come to negotiate a compensation package. The company is emotionally invested in you, believing that you will benefit their team. To vindicate their investment of time and resources in … Continue reading

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Know The Employer

Just as you must know yourself before you begin an interview, so too must you know your prospective employer. Knowledge of the company helps you tailor your responses to questions and gives you confidence. It shows the interviewer that you … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Poise

Interviewing requires poise even in ideal situations. When you face additional psychological obstacles due to difficult circumstances, staying poised requires perspective. Without suggesting that you look yourself in the mirror every morning and say, “you’re worth it,” there are useful … Continue reading

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Want a BIG Raise? Better look for a new job.

Tom was a longtime Boeing engineer who loved airplanes and believed he’d have a permanent lifelong career with the company. His layoff caught him by surprise. He panicked. He worried about who would hire him now and how he would … Continue reading

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Establishing Rapport

With your qualifications and perhaps the help of a friend, you have secured your opportunity to sell yourself. Your ability to connect with the interviewer can cinch the job. Making a good impression on your interviewer requires more than dressing … Continue reading

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How To Establish Trust

If you use your voice to get attention, you use your eyes to hold attention. People tend to believe you, trust you, and listen to what you say if you are looking at them.   Direct eye contact is not … Continue reading

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Dealing With “How Would You…?” Questions

I’m always preaching about proper preparation prior to interviews. If you research the position and company carefully, you can anticipate likely questions and prepare excellent answers.   But something I also tell job seekers is that you can never anticipate … Continue reading

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Why Do Interviews Die?

Interviews die because a mistake occurred. Sometimes, you’ve made a mistake; sometimes they die because someone who screened a resume did.   1. Interviews often occur because someone has reviewed a resume and interprets something that you have written in … Continue reading

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Difficult Interview Questions

You think the interview is going well. You knew the meeting location ahead of time, and you arrived ten minutes early. You are dressed sharp and your teeth are clean. You came prepared in every way-you have three copies of … Continue reading

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