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10 Secrets to Acing Your Online Video Job Interview

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Because they enable inexpensive long-distance face-to-face discussions as well as quick discussions over short distances, online job interviews via video (typically Skype, Zoom or Google Hangout) are becoming much more common. So how do you make sure you’re ready for your close-up? Start with ten secrets, and then ace your next video interview… Ask This One Question First First and foremost, be sure to get an answer to the question, “What video method will you be using?” If the answer is Skype or Hangout, immediately start with the preparation steps below using the appropriate network. On the other hand, if the employer   

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Signs Your Job Interview Isn’t Going Well (And How to Recover)

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Sometimes, even during a job interview, you have the feeling that things aren’t going well for you.

Often, things aren’t as bad as they seem; your nerves might be getting the best of you. Other times, you may be right… and you may be losing your audience to distractions, outside influences, or disinterest in you.   

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Recruiters Reveal This Key to Your Job Interview Success

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Most employers do not have a shortage of job seekers from which to choose their next employees. To stand out from the crowd of also-rans, successful job seekers use the interview process to showcase their work ethic and to demonstrate their value as an employee. Here’s how to impress them: Prepare Like You Already Work There, and This Interview Is Part of Your Job Preparation is a crucial part of being impressive in the interview. Demonstrate interest in this employer and this position by being well-prepared for the interview, hopefully, better prepared than any other job seeker. This can also   

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3 Bad Assumptions You’re Making About LinkedIn

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Many people, unfortunately including job seekers, are puzzled about why LinkedIn is so highly recommended.

These people are skeptical. They think LinkedIn’s good reputation is all hype, mostly because they have posted their resumes on LinkedIn with no results…   

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5 Things You MUST Do to Remain Relevant in Today’s Job Market

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Meeting the new needs of today’s job market means we must become more visible to the world, enabling recruiters to find us and also to find good information about us that supports our job searching.

And it also means passing the “first impression test” as recruiters do extensive research on the Internet. Typically, they are looking for three things…   

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You Lost Your Job: How to Get Back in the Job Search Saddle

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Millions of people lose their jobs every month. If you are the one who has just lost your job, knowing you aren’t alone isn’t much consolation.

The good news is that millions of people also land new jobs every month, and you will join that group, too! Here’s how…   

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