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Answering "Why Do You Want to Work Here" in a Job Interview

"Why do you want to work here?" is one of the all-time classic job interview questions. Unfortunately, it still has the power to throw job candidates…


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Work Pet Peeves: Answering an Annoying Job Interview Question

It’s the question that brings to mind groan-worthy email habits, the sound of thousands of knuckles cracking and the unmistakable scent of coworkers…


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How to Handle Phone and Virtual Job Interviews

Job interviews have evolved as much as phones have over the last hundred years or so. Just as manual rotary phones and those massive, first-wave…


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3 Unconventional Ways to Stand Out in a Job Interview

“I’m a team player.” “I guess my greatest weakness is that I work too hard.” “What sets me apart? Hard work!” Yawn. Let’s face it, a generic job…


Here’s What Your Job Interviewer is Thinking

Interview prep is crucial: researching the company, crafting mock answers to common questions, preparing a professional outfit, etc. This portion…


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…


The Final Four of Finding a Job: The Last Steps in Job Search Madness

If you’ve ever had to take on an extended job search, you know firsthand that the process can be as exhausting as any athletic feat. Take, for…


How to Ask Questions in Job Interviews as a Candidate

If you're looking for a job, you've probably read and reviewed a ton of potential questions that employers might ask you during an interview. From,…


Conquering Phone Interviews for Job Seekers

If you’re currently looking for a new job, odds are that you’ll be asked to take part in a phone interview of some sort in your future. Employers use…


Should You Accept a Job Offer for a Role You Don't Really Want?

In a perfect world, no, you should not accept a job offer you don’t truly want. However, life is messy and sometimes that may be the only option to…