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11 01, 2017

What Not to Do: Job Search at Work

2017-01-11T11:20:43-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re working on your job search while you are employed, you have no reason to be paranoid when searching. However if you are currently employed, it’s important to be careful when looking. Since most positions of employment are at will, it’s entirely possible that you could be terminated if your current employer discovers your job search. We’ll discuss some ways for you to keep your job search off the radar. […]

20 07, 2016

Interview Q: When Have You Faced Conflict at Work?

2016-07-20T12:34:48-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

‘When is a time you’ve faced conflict at work?’. There are a variety of forms in which this question will be asked. You may be asked to discuss a specific incident in your work history, or respond to a rhetorical question. What the interviewer is really trying to figure out is whether or not you deal with conflict well. It’s important to approach this question with a specific mindset, like most interview questions.  […]

29 06, 2016

Interview Q: Why Were You Fired/Let Go?

2016-06-29T13:11:33-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A hard working employee could be laid off for a multitude of reasons. In fact, in 2016, 65,141 workers in total had been let go from their positions by the end of April. It’s not uncommon, and can happen due to many different factors. Knowing how to respond when questioned about it in an interview can be the difference between landing or losing  a job opportunity. […]