Interviewing category

Make a job offer and start the clock!

You made the offer…How long do you wait for a candidate to accept it or reject it? Interviewing can be demanding for recruiters, hiring managers, and team members who have to take on these extra responsibilities until the hire is made.  After weeks, or dare I say, months of screening candidates, you finally make an …

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Interview Tip: Interviewing?… Never be later than 10 minutes early!

Congratulations! You landed an interview. You’re excited and can’t wait to nail it. But are you prepared? I don’t mean are you prepared to answer those tough interview questions. I mean, do you know where you’re going? Do you have directions? If you’re not familiar with the area, have you done a test drive? Don’t …

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Interviewing Tip: Can you ask too many questions in an interview?

The process of interviewing can be intimidating. What you wear, how you carry yourself, and even your level of eye-contact can all have a major impact on the interaction.  It’s natural to be nervous and in fact, the more you think you want the job, the more nervous you might get.  One of the best ways …

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Interviewing Tip: Always say “YES” to the glass of water.

Interviewing for a new job can be a nerve-racking experience. There’s often a lot riding on you getting that job.  During the interview, some people may start to sweat, their hands visibly shake, or they get dry mouth. There are many interviewing tips out there but one that rarely gets mentioned is to always accept …

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