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Improv (short for improvisation) may not be the first thing that comes to mind if you are preparing for an interview. However, it can be an effective tool to take your interview skills to the next level. Here are five improv strategies you can leverage when interviewing.
Facebook groups can be a helpful resource for identifying open roles at your dream company. However, with millions of Facebook groups on the platform and new ones constantly popping up, how do you find the best group to help you find a job? In this article, I share my favorite Facebook groups for finding a job online.
One of the most common ways for an interview to begin is for the recruiter or hiring manager to say, “Walk me through your resume.” Here's how to respond. I also provide a sample response to serve as inspiration for your next interview.
While deciding what color to use on your resume may not be at the top of your to-do list, it does warrant attention. You want to choose a color that grabs the attention of recruiters and hiring managers while not detracting from the content of your resume. So, what are the best colors for your resume?
Identifying your career accomplishments can be challenging. This is particularly true if it has been 5, 10, or 20+ years since you last updated your resume or interviewed for a new job. Here's how to identify your career accomplishments and decide which ones to include on your resume.
There are numerous steps you need to take in a modern job search. An initial step I recommend taking is to develop a dream company list. In this article, I explain what a dream company list is, how to identify target companies, and what mistakes to avoid when building your list of dream companies.
You landed a new job. Congrats! Now, how do you get the largest total compensation package possible? Here are 10 items to consider negotiating beyond your salary.
Behavioral job interview questions are some of the most common questions you will encounter as a job seeker. In this article, I share how to answer behavioral job interview questions, my STAR(T) formula for answering these questions, and an example response.
How do you calm pre-interview nerves? What are the best days to conquer interview nerves? Here are three proven steps to calm interview nerves.
“Tell me about yourself” is one of the most common job interview questions. Yet, if you are like many job seekers, you may feel unprepared and unconfident in your ability to answer this question. In this article, I share how to deliver a compelling elevator pitch using my trusted three-step formula.
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