fbpx

Interview Skills

One Way to Level Up Your Job Interview Stories

One Way to Level Up Your Job Interview Stories

Sharing stories, anecdotes, and examples in your job interview will definitely give you the edge. But there is one more thing you can do to make your story even more powerful in your interviews.  This technique can help you level up your storytelling so that you can...

Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?

Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?

Where do you see yourself in five years? You may wonder why this job interview question comes up, because you're talking about the job at hand--the here and now-- right?  The Reason Behind "Where Do You See Yourself in Five Years?" Your interviewer wants to see...

What to Do When You’ve Been Rejected From a Job

What to Do When You’ve Been Rejected From a Job

You've finished your job interviews with a company you're really excited about only to find out that you've been rejected. After you've received  that dreaded "no thank you" message, what do you do?First, Try to Get Feedback Rather than just accept that you've been...

Why Should We Hire You?

Why Should We Hire You?

"Why should we hire you?" This is a favorite final job interview question, and your chance to end the conversation on a strong and memorable note. Leave no doubt that you're the best person for the job! So, what's the point of this question? First, the interviewer...

How to Stop Rambling in Your Interviews

How to Stop Rambling in Your Interviews

Do you have a tendency ramble in your job interviews? If so, this can be a huge barrier between you and that job that you really want. Here's how to stop rambling in interviews and stay on track.What Your Interviewer is Probably Thinking To figure out whether you're a...

The Two Most Powerful Words in Job Interviews

The Two Most Powerful Words in Job Interviews

There are two powerful words that you can use in your next job interview that can take your responses from mediocre to magnificent. Generalized Job Interview Answers are Boring One of the main mistakes I see job seekers make is that they are just too general and not...

A Simple Formula for Job Interview Success

A Simple Formula for Job Interview Success

Knowing how to prepare for your job interview can be overwhelming. While you can’t anticipate every possible question, there IS a simple formula you can follow for job interview success. Here’s how you can lay a firm foundation for answering many job interview...

Don’t Bring up Negatives in Your Job Interview!

Don’t Bring up Negatives in Your Job Interview!

You know your main goal in your job interview is to prove you have what it takes to do the job. But have you ever felt compelled to point out your skill gaps or other potential weaknesses? Resist this temptation and don't bring up negatives in your job interview!...

How to Prepare Your Contacts for Professional Reference Checks

How to Prepare Your Contacts for Professional Reference Checks

One detail you  should NEVER overlook in your job search is preparing and managing your contacts for professional reference checks in the later stages of the job interview process. Here’s how to ensure a smooth interaction and great conversation between your...

How to Bring Energy to Job Interviews!

How to Bring Energy to Job Interviews!

Want to know one of the quickest ways to a hiring manager's heart? Bring a healthy dose of energy to your job interviews! “You wouldn’t believe the number of people who come in and act like they’re bored or like they’d rather be somewhere else,” said a San Diego-based...

Sign Up For My 3 On Thursday Career Updates & Receive My FREE Career Resource Series!

Enjoy biweekly updates from the career sphere and receive my favorite resources and insights for your interview success and job search. All delivered in a short, easy-to-digest series!