work style

30 03, 2018

Link Roundup: Career Quizzes and Advice

2018-03-30T11:49:30-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We all know how addicting online quizzes can be, so we’ve decided to start out our Link Roundup with one or two this week! However, instead of finding out what superhero you would be, or which character from The Office you are, you can learn more about your career! The quizzes will help you uncover your communication style, and what type of job you are best suited for. Additionally, we have included some of the best career and job search advice we could find this week.  […]

21 09, 2016

Interview Q: Describe Your Work Style

2016-09-21T14:04:56-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Last week we discussed answering whether you prefer working alone or as part of a team. This week’s question is very similar, but more general. When an interviewers asks you to “Describe Your Work Style”, they’re hoping for insight into exactly HOW you work. This question is about how you get things done. It’s important to emphasize this when you answer. […]

14 09, 2016

Interview Q: Do You Prefer Working Alone or on a Team?

2016-09-14T19:05:57-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We all work in incredibly different ways. Some people have sticky notes posted everywhere around their desk. Others have a to-do list that they proudly check off each day. This also applies to whether you prefer to work alone or as a team member. This is something that can affect your job performance, so some companies will ask applicants during their interview process about it. It’s a question that can catch you off guard, especially if you fall into the ‘easy answer’ trap. We’ll talk about avoiding this misstep below. […]