3 Standout interview questions to ask to get hired

3 Standout interview questions to ask to get hired

Abridged From: Career Nook One iron-clad job interviewing rule is: Always have questions of your own to ask. Here are 3 great questions to ask in your next interview: “What qualities does the perfect candidate have for this job?” Ask this near the...
DOS AND DON’TS FOR A VIDEO INTERVIEW

DOS AND DON’TS FOR A VIDEO INTERVIEW

Leading video conference tools (SKYPE, GoToMeeting and others) are becoming ubiquitous tools for recruiting.  You can make video and audio calls, exchange chat messages (using Skype’s software) on your computer and/or mobile device just over the internet. Many...
7 Ways to Kill Your Career at Your Office Holiday Party

7 Ways to Kill Your Career at Your Office Holiday Party

Whatever your opinion of the office holiday party… love it or hate it… if you are planning on attending your own, (or your significant other’s) you might want to check out this list of ‘don’ts’. Office holiday parties, grand and modest, are a great chance to get to...
How to Follow Up on a Job App Without Looking Like a Stalker

How to Follow Up on a Job App Without Looking Like a Stalker

(Note: this was written for Philly.com, to publish in the next few weeks.  Here’s a sneak peek! -Ed) When you are job-searching, it can be a lonely road.  One of the biggest complaints of all job seekers is the frustration of sending in resumes to jobs you’re...

Want to Make Brilliant Career Decisions? Stop Trying so Hard!

In years of coaching adults confronting difficult career decisions, I have observed one common denominator: this stuff is HARD, and many otherwise bright, capable people struggle mightily with it.  If you feel that way, believe me, you have lots of company. Buy why? ...