Author Archives: Simply Hired

3 Must Ask Questions Candidates Must Ask at Every Job Interview

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One of the most important parts of the interview? The “do you have any questions” for me portion.

With that in mind, here are the top three must ask questions you must ask at every job interview…   

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Top Tips for Resume Crafting in the Age of Technology

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We can all agree that high-tech gadgets have given us big improvements in our daily lives.

But did you know that these same improvements and innovations can potentially hurt your chances at landing an interview?   

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Email Best Practices: How to Make a Great First Impression with Employers

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The email is often the first point of contact between you and a prospective employer, and can determine whether or not you are considered for the position.

There are certain email best practices that can help you get your foot in the door…   

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Job Rejection: 3 Hard Lessons Learned from a Failed Job Search

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One of the worst feelings I’ve ever experienced was not getting the job I wanted. I interviewed with a major publishing company and received the dreaded e-mail that it decided to move forward with another candidate.

That job rejection was especially hard to swallow because I thought I had done everything right…   

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How to Discuss Negative Job Experiences During an Interview

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When discussing your reasons for seeking new employment, speaking negatively about your previous roles will signify a red flag for the interview team.

So you have to find a way to frame these negative job experiences. After all, this is your opportunity to start fresh. Use this advice to refresh and reframe those negative job experiences.   

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The 3 Most Difficult Job Interview Questions for Young Professionals

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You’re eager to make a good impression, but you may not feel like you have much experience, either at interviewing or in your professional field. Most important, you may not yet have all the answers for difficult job interview questions.

But with a little preparation, you can be your best in any interview….   

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