Monthly Archive: October 2012

Monday Motivation: One a Day

Great idea to apply to your career growth! What if you did just ONE THING a day to invest into your network and your career? ONE THING EVERY DAY???? The simple power of one a day

Favorite Interview Questions Friday!

Welcome to a new weekly blog feature: Favorite Interview Questions Friday! Each Friday I will bring you a few questions to review and practice as you get ready for your next interview! (And be sure to check out my monthly newsletter where I will feature interview questions each month!) 1. Which job did you enjoy the most …

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More Compentencies in Demand by Employers (Part 4)

What are “competencies”? These are the capabilities, relevant knowledge and skills (such as technical and performance skills) a top performer would need to possess in order to be successful in the specific position. Behavioral interviewing is all about looking for competencies, so here are a few of the top competencies most sought after: 1. Problem …

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Monday Motivation

Yes! If it doesn’t feel awkward (networking, resume prep, 30 second commercial, whatever) then you probably aren’t stretching enough! Take this as your Monday Challenge to find ways to step out of your comfort zone this week!

How Business Cards Can Be Your Best Marketing Tool!

Recently, when I spoke at Beltway Job Search Partners in the DC area, I had a job seeker hand me one of his business cards and I just had to share the experience with all of you. I loved his business card. Loved it so much, that immediately after that break I interrupted my “regular …

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Favorite Interview Questions Friday!

Welcome to a new weekly blog feature: Favorite Interview Questions Friday! Each Friday I will bring you a few questions to review and practice as you get ready for your next interview! (And be sure to check out my monthly newsletter where I will feature interview questions each month!) 1. Why don’t you tell me a little …

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Monday Motivation

It might be Monday, but at least this isn’t your job!    

Favorite Interview Questions Friday!

Welcome to a new weekly blog feature: Favorite Interview Questions Friday! Each Friday I will bring you a few questions to review and practice as you get ready for your next interview! (And be sure to check out my monthly newsletter where I will feature five interview questions each month!) 1.  Why did you major in _________? …

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Favorite Interview Questions Friday!

Welcome to a new weekly blog feature: Favorite Interview Questions Friday! Each Friday I will bring you a few questions to review and practice as you get ready for your next interview! (And be sure to check out my monthly newsletter where I will feature five interview questions each month!) 1. Tell me about your …

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Monday Motivation

It’s Monday again! (They never seem to stop, do they?) Well, let’s make the best of it. Get your game plan together – how many and which networking events are you going to this week? Who is on your call list today? What work do you need to do – resume, 30 second commercial, interview …

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