Career Questions tagged Interviewing Skills

What is the best way to prepare for an interview

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:01 PM

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Posted by Samuel F.’s Avatar Samuel F.
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Robert Calobrisi | Desktop Publishing Specialist at IHS Markit Hi Samuel, first prepare and practice your answers to the 8 ...

How to nail an interview?

What are your best tips for being successful in an interview? I'm in college and thinking about having to start applying for real jobs once I graduate and even for internships etc. and need some help! #interviews #interviewing-skills...

#interview-preparation

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 07:29 PM

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Posted by Sarah S.’s Avatar Sarah S.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed Be yourself, don't try and be another person, answer the questions ...

What do I wear for an interview?

I've always wondered what is considered appropriate for an interview. I went with a short sleeve shirt to an interview, but I was then told that I had to wear a long sleeve. #interview-preparation #job-interview #interview #interviews #interviewing #job-interview...

#interviewing-skills

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Active Sep 25 '18 at 11:17 PM

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Posted by Yomaris E.’s Avatar Yomaris E.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Yomaris, Good question. Showing up for an interview can be ...

How early should you show up at an interview?

How early is too early? And do recruiters judge you if you are right on time? Do they prefer people to be earlier than on the dot? #interviews #interviewing-skills...

#resume

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Jasanpreet Kaur Bhatia’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar Austin L.’s Avatar Bonnie Hongo’s Avatar
Active May 15 '18 at 06:26 PM

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Posted by Emily V.’s Avatar Emily V.
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Jasanpreet Kaur Bhatia | HR Professional || Adviser || Startup Enthusiastic || ... Hey Emily!I will answer your questions one by one.Always arrive 10 ...

Tips for candidates new to the interviewing process

What are some tips or pointers for people who are looking for their first jobs(s). How do I stand out while having no experience or professional qualifications? #interviews #interview #interviewing-skills #professionalism #new-hires...

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Carole Curtis’s Avatar Poonam Kherde’s Avatar Scott Raether, Career Coach and Resume Writer’s Avatar John Bleakney, PMP’s Avatar
Active May 07 '18 at 06:33 AM

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Posted by Ariana M.’s Avatar Ariana M.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed Hi Ariana:Although your resume may get you a job interview, you ...

What are appropriate questions to ask during and interview?

I want to hire someone for a job but I'm not quite sure what the est things to ask them are. What should I ask the person ? What are some common Interview questions? #interviewing-skills #hiring...

#interviews

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Active Apr 17 '18 at 05:53 PM

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Posted by Jacquelyn B.’s Avatar Jacquelyn B.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed You said you want to hire someone for a job and ...

What are some things that employeers look for during an interview

Just so I can avoid these or do them...

#interviewing-skills

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Active Apr 18 '18 at 08:34 PM

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Posted by Joshua S.’s Avatar Joshua S.
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Jack Pettrakool | Network Development Principal Engineer at Dell Being honest. Many interviewer first looks for your honesty, so many ...

what skills do you need to be employable worker?

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Active Apr 05 '18 at 01:44 PM

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Posted by Tim P.’s Avatar Tim P.
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Shana Kapustin | Senior Director, Human Resources & Talent Acquisition at ... The best skills are those that you can use in any ...

What are 5 skills or 5 reasons that you would hire somone?

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Active Dec 18 '18 at 04:54 PM

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Posted by Tim P.’s Avatar Tim P.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist I read a book once called "Hire Smart, Manage Easy." It ...

Would you hire someone with no skills for what they would be doing?

what kind of skills do I need?...

#interviewing-skills

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Active Apr 06 '18 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Tim P.’s Avatar Tim P.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed Many companies will look for the skill set that people have ...

What is the key to being employable?

What do employers look for when interviewing? #employee-training #employee #interviews...

#interviewing-skills

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Chirag R. Shah’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar Robert Calobrisi’s Avatar
Active Sep 25 '18 at 02:49 PM

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Posted by Veronica C.’s Avatar Veronica C.
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Chirag R. Shah | Security Architecture & Engineering One part is your skill associated to the job ...The other ...

How to prepare for an interview that includes "in-basket exercise" ?

any suggestion where to start & how to practice? #career-counseling #interviews #career-path #interviewing-skills...

#humanresources

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Active Feb 05 '18 at 11:57 PM

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Posted by Cindy L.’s Avatar Cindy L.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Cindy, What is the job you are applying for? Is it ...

how to prepare for college interview?

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Active Mar 27 '18 at 05:26 AM

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Posted by Joy Z.’s Avatar Joy Z.
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Timothy Patton | Customer Service Advocate Hello Joy, I think its great that you're thinking ahead. Keep ...

How can I market myself as a professional to future employers?

I do not know exactly how to network to where I meet and connect with future employers. I want to know how to do so and the most efficient way. #career-planning #interviewing-skills #career-counseling...

#career-development

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Active Nov 17 '18 at 01:43 AM

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Posted by Theresa P.’s Avatar Theresa P.
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John Cline | Channels Specialist at Google Hi Theresa, Networking is the most important thing you can do ...

What should you include in your resume if you're a student with little experience/ skills?

Looking to develop a resume that is effective and stands out, but I'm a high school student without much experience or skills. Are there any things you can include that someone reviewing your resume would find useful to know? Does the fact that I volunteer as a teacher assistant or that I'm...

#interview-preparation #evaluating-resumes #resume #interviews #interviewing #experience #writing #resume-writing #interviewing-skills #resumes #interview

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Active Nov 26 '18 at 03:26 AM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Poonam Kherde | Executive at CRB Tech Solutions Pvt. Ltd. You should follow these guideline for making your resume: 1. STICK ...

Which celebrity or public figure do you look up to?

Was asked this in an interview and was wondering how professionals would respond. What are employers/interviewers looking for when they ask this? How should I go about answering this? #interview #mock-interviews #interviews #interviewskills #interviewing-skills #rolemodel #interview-questions...

#interview-preparation #jobs #career #interviewing #careers #employment #internships

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 05:52 PM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Lindsey Baltz | Career Coach | Relationship Builder Hi Mireia, That's a very interesting question, and congratulations on your ...

How do you write an outstanding, effective cover letter?

Applying for an internship and was asked to submit a cover letter. What is it and how can you write an effective one? Would really appreciate some examples or guidance. #job #job-search #resume #resume-writing #cover-letters #evaluating-resumes #skills #job-skills #interviewing-skills #career...

#upcomingintern #applying #internship #applicant #intern #career-planning #career-path #apply #internships

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Active Jun 07 '18 at 02:59 AM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Duncan Muguku | Founder, ThriveYard.com | Author: Starting Strong, Finishing Strong ... A cover letter is a letter that is submitted together with ...

How can I kill my college interview?

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Ellen Rosenthal’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Poonam Kherde’s Avatar Lisa Towles’s Avatar +1
Active Oct 08 '18 at 11:56 AM

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Posted by Cassidy W.’s Avatar Cassidy W.
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Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher The best advice I have personally gotten about interviews, and which ...

What are the different experiences from job interviews?

I am a junior. I am interested in the different perspectives of those who have gone to job interviews, either it is a career interview or a regular job interview is fine. #job-search #career #user-experience #interviews...

#interviewing-skills

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Adele T’s Avatar Jeff Przybysz’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 '18 at 06:32 PM

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Posted by Paola G.’s Avatar Paola G.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Paola,Following up on Jeff's excellent advice: in addition to "being" yourself, ...

Do you have any advice for interviewing for a summer internship?

I've started applying for finance internships this summer and don't really know how to prepare for my in-person interviews. #interview #interviewing-skills...

#internships

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Active Jul 16 '18 at 01:01 PM

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Posted by Ethan G.’s Avatar Ethan G.
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Kristen Davis | Finance Intern It doesn't hurt to research the company before you go in, ...

What are some important things to remember when searching for a job?

I just took a business communication class, and the teacher promoted some anxiety for me. I had no idea how many aspects are considered during an interview and even beforehand. For example, she said that when someone's reading your resume they will decide withing 10 seconds if they're going to...

#resume #career #job-search #career-development #first-impressions #interviewing-skills #technology

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Active Dec 20 '17 at 06:10 PM

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Posted by Jackson M.’s Avatar Jackson M.
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Jonathan Manitsky | Project Manager Hi Jackson- Know that the job search process can cause a ...

Can cultural matching be a form of racism?

In a Anthropology type class I took at my school, I learned that sometimes employers will find interest in a candidate if they share something with that employer-cultural matching. Since I go to a community college, I've always felt it doesn't look good on my resume because the stigmas behind...

#interviews #racism #interviewing-skills

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Active Sep 12 '17 at 01:47 PM

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Posted by Tasha M.’s Avatar Tasha M.
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Scott Raether, Career Coach and Resume Writer | Career Coach and Resume Writer The idea of fitting into a companies culture has been one ...

What's your weakness?

College student seeking internship position. Well, no one is perfect, we all have weakness. During the interview, I found this question a bit tricky. I would like to know how you approach this kind of question. What does HR really want to know from this question? #interview...

#interview-preparation #career-counseling #college #interviewing-skills #job-application

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Active May 08 '18 at 06:29 AM

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Posted by Cindy L.’s Avatar Cindy L.
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Emily J. Gause | Connect[in]g people with greater economic opportunity Hi Cindy! I think there are a few things you should ...

How do I prepare for interview for an Intership?

I am a junior in college have been applying to summer internships and recently heard back from one that I am very interested in. They want to schedule an interview. I have never had an internship and while I am not under qualified, I'm sure there will be applicants with more experience. That...

#confidence #career #interviews #college #interviewing-skills #career-path #summer-internship #internships

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Active Apr 03 '18 at 05:47 PM

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Posted by Michelle T.’s Avatar Michelle T.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed Hi Michelle This is an area where I suggest you act ...

When interviewing for a job, what should you answer when asked about your weaknesses?

Are there answers that show you are thoughtful and honest without ruining the chance of getting the job? What are companies really looking for? #interviews #college-jobs #summer-jobs #interviewing-skills...

#high-school-jobs

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Gary Stephen Petito’s Avatar Bethany Obert’s Avatar Michael Johnson’s Avatar Lucia Valeria Condori Mejia’s Avatar +2
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:55 PM

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Posted by Abigail C.’s Avatar Abigail C.
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Gary Stephen Petito | Career Guru Hi, That is always a tough question...I came up with what ...

How do you stay confident?

I know that having confidence is very important when you are interviewing with potential employers and for when you are interacting with your peers. However, I find that sometimes I lose confidence when something negative happens, such as being rejected from a company, or doing poorly on a...

#career #interviews #career-choice #college #interviewing-skills #job-application #personal-development #career-counseling

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Debra Robertson  MSEd CLSS’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar Cecília Iacoponi Hashimoto’s Avatar +1
Active May 16 '18 at 09:06 PM

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Posted by Albert P.’s Avatar Albert P.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Albert! Confidence really develops over time. It comes from studying/rehearsing, ...

What are the most common interview questions for a part-time job?

I'm looking for a part-time job #interviews #interviewing-skills #part-time...

#interviewing

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Scott Raether, Career Coach and Resume Writer’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar Susan Waldau’s Avatar Evangeline Burns’s Avatar
Active Sep 13 '17 at 04:56 PM

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Posted by Deborah C.’s Avatar Deborah C.
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Scott Raether, Career Coach and Resume Writer | Career Coach and Resume Writer Be prepared for Behavioral Based Interview Questions. An example could be ...

Any tips for an interview as an office assistant?

Hi! I have an interview for an office assistant with the Computer Science department at my school. I was wondering if there was anything in particular I could do to help myself stand out from any competition? Even just general interview tips would help me right now.. Job Description: Help...

#interview-preparation #job-interview #interviews #interviewing #interview-questions #interviewing-skills #career-counseling

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Active Apr 03 '18 at 06:13 AM

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Posted by Anina H.’s Avatar Anina H.
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Carmen Merrill | Career Services & Job Readiness Coordinator Be as familiar as you can with what is going on ...

Is it appropriate to negotiate a salary or stipend with your potential employer for an internship?

A lot of internships are unpaid, but if you need a salary or stipend of some sort, can you ask your potential employer? #college #internships #interviewing-skills #salary-negotiation #stipend #financial-planning #personal-development...

#job-application

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Carole Curtis’s Avatar Stephanie Murnen’s Avatar Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar Judith-Ann Anderson’s Avatar +1
Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:49 PM

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Posted by Jackie G.’s Avatar Jackie G.
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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed This is an area where I suggest you handle with care. ...

What are some good tips for someone new to interviews?

I don't really have much experience with interviews in the past and was just wondering what are some things I should have in mind when others interview me. #interviews #interviewing-skills #interviewing #job-application...

#personal-development

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:49 PM

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Posted by Kemi L.’s Avatar Kemi L.
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Hope LeNoir | Career Coach, Inspirational Speaker and Author Hi, Kemi. Wow! It is a privilege hearing from a hiring ...

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