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preparing for a career fair

Preparing for a Career Fair: 3 Tips from a Hiring Expert

After searching for a new job for a while, it can feel sort of like you’re performing a one-person show entitled, “The Story of My Career” for employers. You practice your lines, meticulously plan your costume (typically a suit) and prepare to hit the stage with confidence for every performance. If a job interview is […]

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job interview prep

The Comprehensive Job Interview Prep Plan Podcast

When you’re knee-deep in job applications, it might feel like just waiting to hear anything back from employers might be the hardest part of the whole process. Until, that is, you finally get your opportunity to come into an office for a job interview. Transforming words on a piece of paper into a compelling conversation […]

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overcoming challenges in a job interview

Talking About Overcoming Challenges in a Job Interview

“Tell me about a time you faced a challenge. How did you overcome it?”  When it comes to job interviews, bringing up your accomplishments is the easy part. After all, who doesn’t like sharing stories about their most successful moments? The question is: Are you comfortable answering questions about the times you’ve faced obstacles in […]

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Personality and Behavioral Assessments for Job Seekers

Increasingly, employers are turning to behavioral assessments to better understand their job candidates and employees. These assessments, also referred to as personality assessments, come in many shapes and sizes, but the goal is ultimately the same – to evaluate what drives potential employees in order to hire the right people for the right roles and […]

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Sharing Your Strengths and Weaknesses in a Job Interview

“What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses?” Talk about a doozy of a question! For most of us, sharing our answer might be difficult with a trusted friend, let alone with someone we just met. Yet, it’s all but guaranteed that you’ll be faced with questions asking you to define your strengths and weaknesses during […]

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