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7 04, 2017

Link Roundup 4/7/17: Finding the Right Job

2017-04-07T11:15:36-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Big Jobs Miss: Employers Add Disappointing 98,000 Jobs in March While this year was off to a great start in terms of job growth, it seems that growth has been stifled somewhat. While economists were predicting 180,000 jobs to be added in March, the reality was only 98,000. The drop has been attributed to a few different factors, the largest of which is the winter weather that plagued most of the Northeastern U.S.. This weather and other factors affected job growth and payroll gains. However, it’s not all bad. The U.S. unemployment rate continued to decline, and fell to 4.5%, [...]

9 11, 2016

Interview Q: Describe Yourself in One Word

2016-11-09T18:28:40-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Going into an interview, you can anticipate the purpose of most questions being asked. They are trying to discover if you will be a good fit for the position. They also want to know if you’re a hard worker and a good fit with company culture. However, some questions simply want to discover what kind of person you are. When you are asked to describe yourself in one word, this is what they are trying to uncover. We’ll explain how you should frame your answer after the break. […]