July 28, 2017

Have You Been Fired?

Tips for handling the gut-wrenching, “Have you ever been fired?” question when the answer is “Yes.” But first, let’s be sure you really were fired. There […]
October 10, 2016

Don’t Forget List

Don’t Forget List Last week as I was wrapping up a three-month coaching project with a client, he asked me to send him a “don’t forget” […]
September 8, 2016

Interview Tips For New Graduates ( And Everyone Else)

Be camera-ready! Video interviews are increasingly common and you need to be your best regardless of where the interview takes place. Download Skype or other video […]
September 8, 2016

Don’t Take that Job!

Every day I work with candidates as they seek out, interview for and finally accept a job offer. Sometimes they take the wrong offer because it […]
September 8, 2016

Dealing With Mistakes From Your Past

Though the economy is looking up, people with a less-than-pristine employment history continue to face high unemployment. If you are among the job seekers who have […]
August 8, 2016

Interviewing On Skype

Today, interviewing candidates via SKYPE is increasingly common.  Human resources managers can save valuable recruiting dollars using technology to evaluate out-of-state candidates, easily schedule back-to-back interviews […]
August 8, 2016

Handling Illegal Interview Questions

Most of us are aware that federal and state laws prohibit discrimination against an employee or applicant because of race, color, gender, religious beliefs, national origin, […]
August 8, 2016

Can Do, Will Do and Fit: What the Interviewer Looks For

An interview is a conversation between two or more people. The purpose is to discuss the scope, requirements and qualifications necessary for a specific job. All […]
August 8, 2016

Agility Is Key To Interview Success

Fresh off the agility field after back-to-back weekends of competition, here are five lessons that are equally relevant on the field and during the interview. Pre-plan […]