Nailing the interview process, part 3: research, research, research

You’ve heard it over and over again: You need to do your research before an interview. Why? Because: When you do your research, you’re more prepared. When you’re more prepared, you’ll be more confident. When you’re more confident, you’ll do better. The last thing you want to do is wing it in an interview. You’ll fail, […]

Nailing the Interview Process, Know thyself: Part 2

Interviewing for a job is tough, whether you’re actively or passively seeking. If it were so easy, people like me wouldn’t have to provide advice on how to interview. One of the challenges of the interview process is knowing yourself, really knowing yourself. Before you even start the interview process, I’d like you to do […]

5 reasons job seekers dread networking events, and what to do about it

How do you react when you hear the word “networking?” Do you feel uncomfortable, roll your eyes, or even break out in a sweat? You’re not alone if the prospect of networking doesn’t make you jump for joy. Truth be known, most people don’t relish the idea of networking. Truth also be known, networking remains […]