body language

29 08, 2018

How to Communicate Under Stress

2018-08-29T09:05:45-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Effective communication under stress is a critical leadership component. Communicating under stress is a skill that everyone should have, regardless of their status in a company. Being able to think clearly, maintain composure, and make the right decision is key. If you allow stress to get the best of you, you may say something you didn’t mean to say or even upset those interacting with you. Find out the best tips to effectively communicate under stress by reading on! Take a Minute and Assess the Situation Before saying something you may not mean, take a minute to breathe. In the [...]

6 08, 2018

The Importance of Making a Positive First Impression

2018-08-06T08:18:52-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In lieu of National Fresh Breath Day, why not talk about making first impressions in the business world! (Pro tip: Always chew a piece of gum or mint before going into a professional situation and make sure you throw out the gum before entering. You do not want to talk to people with bad breath!) Whether you are networking, interviewing, or meeting your co-workers for the first time, first impressions have the strongest impact on your job and career. You never get a second chance to make a first impression so it is extremely important to get it right! In [...]

10 07, 2017

Body Language To Be Aware Of Before You Walk Into An Interview

2017-07-10T11:14:38-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

When you sit down in a conference room for an interview, you’ve already given the interviewer a lot of information. In addition to the answers you give, your body language will also greatly inform the interviewer about the kind of person you are. It’s important to be aware of how you conduct yourself in an interview. The moment you step onto the property, you are under the microscope. How you act and carry yourself will be judged and taken into account. Before you step into the conference room, make sure you’re aware of the non-verbal cues mentioned below! […]

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