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Think creatively to turn a job interview 'no' into a 'yes' - Las Vegas Review-Journal

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How Video #Interviewing Helps To Hire Top Graduates?

How Video #Interviewing Helps To Hire Top Graduates? | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Typical interviewing process is time-consuming and often not that efficient. In 2011 the average cost per hire was £2964, and the traditional recruiting process takes an average of 45 days to fill ...
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Can we talk?

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Hey everyone,

 

First of all, just wanted to tell you how honored I am to be part of this this wonderful community! 

 

Over the last year it has been great to talk with many of you through the blog, over the phone or through email. 

 

I am putting together a course to help people with their careers, networking, resumes, and interviewing.  I want to make sure that I really cover everything. (Or atleast what is most important)

 

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5 Tips for Thank You Letters – CareerAlley

5 Tips for Thank You Letters – CareerAlley | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Tell them why you are the perfect person for the job with a thank you letter. Read on to see great tips, formats and samples for your job winning thank you
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5 Factors to Consider Before Accepting a Job Offer

5 Factors to Consider Before Accepting a Job Offer | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it

When considering a new job, it is important to ensure the grass will truly be greener on the other side.


While working for a new employer often helps an employee's career, it can also be a detriment. A new study from Spherion Staffing Services revealed that long-term career advancement doesn't always happen by moving from one employer to another, but rather by staying with one company.


Specifically, 63% of workers said that long-term career advancement depends on staying with an employer for a long time. Additionally, 61% of workers today said that changing jobs every few years usually damages a person's long-term career prospects.


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Vicki Kossoff @ The Learning Factor's curator insight, July 12, 9:30 PM

When considering a new job, it is important to ensure the grass will truly be greener on the other side.

Edward L Mugits's curator insight, July 13, 8:49 PM

Great Info, and not only accurate, but up to date

Courtney Rieck's curator insight, July 14, 7:36 PM

This was an interesting read, because just over three to four years I will be looking for a job hopefully within the aviation industry and as a pilot. Therefore these five tips I have just read have been a help and I will be able to refer back to them when having interviews and even further down the track when I wish to run and own my own business.

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The 8 Cover Letters You Need to Read Now - Land that #Interview

The 8 Cover Letters You Need to Read Now - Land that #Interview | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
These people have some of the best cover letters you'll ever read. Seriously.

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Siegfried Holle's curator insight, July 12, 9:03 AM

excellent food for thought

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15 Career Experts Share The Best #Interview Tips For College Graduates

15 Career Experts Share The Best #Interview Tips For College Graduates | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
15 college career experts share their best interview tips for recent college graduates searching for jobs, including tips on how to interview without experience.
Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

Excellent advice in this article from different experts.  In case you are getting tired of advice from me:)

 

Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

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Words to live by!

Words to live by! | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
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Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's curator insight, July 5, 10:28 AM

When I read this quote today, I could not wait to share it.  I don't know if anyone has ever taken on the challenge of eliminating excuses all together; however, I can tell you it is not as easy as it sounds.


I challenged myself over a year ago to start removing words and habits that did not serve me.  I initially  thought that I rarely made excuses; however, when it was on my radar I started noticing that was not the case.


I would make comments to my kids like, I didn't get to that because....then I noticed that I was making excuses for everyone around me (my family, friends, etc.)


It took some time to re-wire my thoughts, words, and actions. 


So the challenge is this:  for those of you who have done this, what advice and lessons do you have to share?


For everyone else -- why not challenge yourself to eliminate excuses.  The huge benefit that I noticed is that I hold myself to higher standards and hold myself to be accountable for my actions and decisions.


Would love to hear your thoughts!


Until next time....PS - Live on Purpose!

Nick Davies's curator insight, July 6, 5:45 AM

Not only handy with a swab and a bandage: 

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Convincing an #Interviewer You Want to Downshift

Convincing an #Interviewer You Want to Downshift | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
An employer may be leery if you apply for a job with less responsibility and pay than the one you have. Here's how to make your case.
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Why Today's #Interview Process Is So Difficult - US News

Why Today's #Interview Process Is So Difficult - US News | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Find out why you're put through the wringer to get a job.
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The Questions Managers Want You to Ask During a Job #Interview

The Questions Managers Want You to Ask During a Job #Interview | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Examples of key questions to ask your interviewer when going through the job search process. (So interview is almost over and the interviewee hands over the baton to you to ask them a few questions. Please...

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Questions Managers Want You To Ask During A Job #Interview! 

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Interesting for my school project about Job Application

 

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Useful interview advice

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Discussing Your Gap Year at an #Interview

Discussing Your Gap Year at an #Interview | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
An employer's perspective on the value of your gap year travel, with practical advice on how to discuss and explain the benefits in an job interview.
Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

Excellent article...thank you so much for the suggestion! 

 

The interview will be concerned with the gap; however, most inerviewers really want to know that you have made good use of that time.

 

Did you volunteer, learn new skills, go back to school, help with an urgent family situation.  Please read on to gain more insight on how to discuss your gap.

 

Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

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To Be a Better #Leader, Learn How to Learn

To Be a Better #Leader, Learn How to Learn | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it

Here’s the problem: More than ever before, change is the rule, not the exception, in business. Globalization means more competition. The technology that makes you better than your competition today is obsolete tomorrow. Any knowledge you already possess is depreciating at an accelerating rate. How do you cope with the instability of it all? 



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Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

Excellent tips!

 

I would like to offer one key philosophy that we at our company have been offering to our leaders.....Learning is not enough, we as leaders need to be constantly learning, unlearning, and re-learning.  The game has changed and the rules are evolving by the minute. 

 

Keep your running shoes on, the ride is exciting as long as you remain open, flexible, and adaptable to change.  Remember, if it is difficult...you are about to grow and learn something new. 

 

Hope you enjoy the article and my humble nuggets:)

 

Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

 

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Jerry Busone's curator insight, May 17, 8:31 AM

learning and leading go hand in hand...change is the rule and development fuels change

Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's curator insight, May 27, 7:50 AM

I would like to offer one key philosophy that we at our company have been offering to our leaders.....Learning is not enough, we as leaders need to be constantly learning, unlearning, and re-learning.  The game has changed and the rules are evolving by the minute. 

 

Keep your running shoes on, the ride is exciting as long as you remain open, flexible, and adaptable to change.  Remember, if it is difficult...you are about to grow and learn something new. 

 

Hope you enjoy the article and my humble nuggets:)

 

Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

 

Christopher Janney's curator insight, May 28, 8:23 AM

The way we understand leadership today needs to evolve. Understanding that what you once knew that got you where you are is not enough to keep going is important. Understanding the new responsibilities and expectations of leaders is important. For instance, being a good leader sometimes means being a good follower. And as this article points out, a good leader is a consummate learner. Without that, the things you are leading people to have already passed and others are already on to the next thing. 

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10 good ways to 'Tell me about yourself'

10 good ways to 'Tell me about yourself' | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Creative ways to deliver your elevator pitch during a networking opportunity or job interview.
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Using Stories to Impress in Job Interviews

Using Stories to Impress in Job Interviews | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
I had an amazing reaction to my post last week about my daughter and working towards your strengths.In a testament to how stories spark stories in others, I was contacted by a client who was inspired

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Job Interview Questions

http://www.howdini.com/howdini-video-10857703.html Job Interview Tips - Job Interview Questions and Answers If you've got a big job interview coming up, how ...

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Paulette Steele's curator insight, July 6, 9:45 AM

This video might be a few years old but the tips are timeless

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Rookie Mistakes on Your First Job #Interview

Rookie Mistakes on Your First Job #Interview | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Being invited to an interview is an extremely good opportunity to finally get that job, and it is usually the last step, before you receive either good or bad news. Days before the interview, we are (Presentation is everything in an #interview.

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Six Tips To Give You Confidence During Your Next Job #Interview

Six Tips To Give You Confidence During Your Next Job #Interview | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Those of us with jobs and careers at the moment can all still vividly remember a time when we were nervously sitting outside an important-looking office waiting for an emotionless secretary to buzz us in. Even though I had always been a good public speaker, job interviews are still one of the most stressful situations...

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@Interview Clothes that work against you!

@Interview Clothes that work against you! | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Job search is all about first impressions. You want your appearance to convey a confident, respectful, professional and prepared job-seeker. Remember, you are ‘on stage’…and this interview day is

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Nick Davies's curator insight, July 10, 4:26 AM

The first stage of body language is 'Eye to Body': make sure you look right

Sprott Careers's curator insight, July 14, 9:52 AM

Great  be-at-your-best interview tips. Attention to detail counts - additional things like polishing your shoes or trimming your nails.

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How to Succeed in Video #Job Interviews

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#Interviewing skills as important as resume

#Interviewing skills as important as resume | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Interviewing skills as important as resume during a job search Lansing State Journal But if you're consistently getting first round interviews and not making it any further, it may be time to look at one aspect of job searching few people really...

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Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

The job of the resume is to talk for you, sell you to the recruiters, and Land you the interview!  So now that you have the interview, we should not rely on experience to land you the job.

 

Besides your experience and skills...why would you hire you for the position?  What makes you the best candidate for the job?  If everyone else had more experience and skills than you -- what strengths and competencies would separate you from the competition?

 

Do yourself a favor and reflect on the above three questions.  If you don't know why you are the best candidate how will the interviewer know?

 

Until next time....PS - Live on Purpose!

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Top 25 Most Difficult Companies To #Interview; Consulting Firms Lead The Way | Glassdoor Blog

Top 25 Most Difficult Companies To #Interview; Consulting Firms Lead The Way | Glassdoor Blog | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Some companies are notorious for using interview processes that bring you back to the days of your college entrance exams. But which companies and industries have the toughest interview processes out there? Do candidates walk away with a positive or negative experience? Does a tough interview translate to satisfied employees? Glassdoor sheds light on all of these important questions with our report and analysis of the Top 25 Most Difficult Companies to Interview.
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JOB #INTERVIEW questions and answers (Part 3): Tell me about yourself

Job interview questions and answers (Part 3): Tell me about yourself Find tons of jobs near you at http://www.snagajob.com Welcome to Job Hunters! Today we'r...

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Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

Regardless of what postiion you are applying for, being prepared to respond authentically and concisely to the question..."So tell me about yourself is wise to do.

 

Do you have your elevator speech perfected, and would like to share with us?  Would love to hear from you.

 

Until next time....PS - Live on Purpose!

 

 

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Ilene Reed's curator insight, July 4, 2013 11:31 PM

Good and bad examples of the number one key questions,"So, tell me about yourself."

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What to Wear on An #Interview - Project Eve

What to Wear on An #Interview - Project Eve | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
You know your strengths and weaknesses, you've done research on the company and the job BUT you are struggling with what to wear on an interview.
Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

Putting your best foot forward is like wearing a sign that says to the employer "This position and this interview is important to me"


There is one more thing:  When you look your best, you feel your best, and it boosts your confidence.  Most everyone could use a boost of confidence when they are faced with an important interview.


So next time you have that important interview:

- Take the time to plan out what you are going to wear.

- Make sure that the attire is professional and appropriate for the interview setting. (There is a difference with what you would wear to the beach, gym, mall, and clubs) 


Not only will you look good you will feel good -- that can't be a bad thing right?


Lots of luck on acing your next interview.  Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

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Camila A Garcia's curator insight, June 17, 5:04 PM

There is nothing more important than the first impression one gives to someone. When going to an interview, a person has to look its best with a suite if possible clean and in her/his best presentation. The first impression and how you dress is crucial to start the process of the interview with a positive ending. 

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The Weakest Link: #Interview Follow-Up

The Weakest Link: #Interview Follow-Up | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

It amazes me how many people do not follow up after an interview. 

I can't tell you how many times a hiring decision was down to 2-3 candidates.  The hiring manager then starts comparing everything to help him or her select one candidate over another.  Then they receive a genuine, well thought out thank you note from one candidate.  The decision is made:)

 

Hope this article and my humble advice help you ace your next interview, and of course land you the job!  Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

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Mary Morony's curator insight, June 10, 9:02 AM

This is good to know.

Tammy Bedford's curator insight, June 17, 1:34 AM

worth a thought. Thank the interviewer.

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Top 10 #interview howlers: What not to say if you want the job - Telegraph

Top 10 #interview howlers: What not to say if you want the job - Telegraph | Interview Advice & Tips | Scoop.it
It's hard to know how to impress a future employer in an interview, so Chris Meredith, CEO at officebroker.com, has put together 10 essential tips
Patricia D. Sadar - Career and Leadership Acceleration Coach's insight:

This is a great article that I am certain will get a smile out of you if you read it!

 

Although we have talked about all of these taboo phrases and responses, it can't ever hurt to re-learn and be reminded of what no to say.

 

Hey, is there anything else that should be on the list?  Would love to hear from you. 

 

Until next time...PS - Live on Purpose!

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