Acing the Interview

16 03, 2020

Preparing for a Phone or FaceTime Interview

2020-03-16T14:50:56-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

If you are conducting your job search during this time, especially with the environment we are in right now, a phone interview or FaceTime interview may be the only option being offered. Luckily, these types of interviews are extremely convenient. You can do the interview anywhere and you don’t have to commute or physically go to an office. Which makes it essential that you prepare properly beforehand. Here’s how. […]

6 03, 2020

Link Roundup: Long Distant Job Search Tips

2020-03-06T10:19:41-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re looking to conduct a long-distance job search, you’ll want to be prepared before you begin. Is there a specific city you are interested in moving to? Are you flexible with the location? Have you researched the area to determine what your financial situation will be? Is there a specific timeframe you would like to relocate? We’ve compiled a list to help! […]

7 02, 2020

Link Roundup: The Deal with Illegal Interview Questions

2020-02-07T14:19:02-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, All About Recruiters, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Because the interview is a critical part of the hiring process, the questions that are asked should assist you in determining if the candidate and the position are a good match. However, there are certain questions that are irrelevant to the decision-making process and are considered illegal. Find out what inappropriate and illegal questions to avoid, and what to ask instead. […]

16 01, 2020

How to Determine, And Answer “What Type of Work Environment Do You Work Best In?”

2020-01-16T13:54:23-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

When looking for a job, ensuring that the position is right for you, is just as important as the company wanting to hire you. Aside from determining whether the company culture would be a good fit – you should also consider the work environment. From flexible to structured, collaborative to independent – each environment type can determine whether you would enjoy the position, or leave feeling burned out daily.  Here are some ways to determine what type of environment you’d prefer, and how to answer that question in an interview. Check it out! […]

8 01, 2020

How to Answer, “Do You Have Any Questions for Me?”

2020-01-13T15:44:05-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Post job interview- you may be asked, “Do you have any questions for me?” and if so, you should always try to reply with a “yes”. This gives you a chance to address any questions you may have regarding the position, the company, etc. You should be prepared and your questions should be relevant and intentional. Here are some examples of questions you can ask following the initial interview. […]

3 01, 2020

Link Roundup: Best Apps, Blogs and Resources for Job Seekers

2020-01-03T15:03:18-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If one of your new year goals is to look for a new job and change up your position, this one is for you. We’re sharing resources to assist you such as job websites, apps, career blogs, and more. Check it out, here! […]

7 10, 2019

How to Answer, “What is Your Biggest Weakness?”

2019-10-07T12:07:33-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re in an interview and you’re asked, “What is your biggest weakness?”  the hiring manager is looking for a few things. They want to ensure that you can be honest and that you can acknowledge your weakness, and/or have a solution in place to address that specific weakness. Of course, it is a tough question to answer because you want to be transparent, but you also don’t want to say the wrong thing. So we’re sharing how to tackle this interview question, below. […]

30 09, 2019

What to Consider Before Lying on Your Resume

2019-09-30T14:08:27-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You may feel that your resume isn’t strong enough to land a job that you’re interested in. But if you’re considering fabricating information on your resume to help you– you should contemplate a few things. Below is a list of areas you should acknowledge, before lying on your resume. […]

25 09, 2019

How to Answer, “Why Do You Want to Leave Your Current Position?”

2019-09-25T12:23:53-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’re in an interview and you’re asked, “why do you want to leave your current position?”. Should you be brutally honest? Or are you supposed to be vague? If you’re too vague do you sound dishonest? How do you answer properly without regretting your answer out loud? Here are a few different ways to go about it. […]

19 09, 2019

How to Ask If You Can Work Remotely for a Position

2019-09-19T13:49:36-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ve found a job opening that you’re interested in –  but you’re curious to find out if the position offers the ability to telecommute. You believe there may be the possibility given the overall purpose of the job, however, there is no clear statement alluding to remote availability. How do you ask if you can work remotely for a position? Find out below. […]