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9 Ways to Research Company Culture Before You Apply

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You don’t have to wait until you apply to research company culture. You can begin evaluating company culture as you research target companies to help you identify those that interest you. Armed with basic research, you will find it easier to ask specific questions about the components of culture during the job interview.   

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Candidate Expectations When Choosing the Right Company [Infographic]

candidate expectations

Employers no longer have the upper-hand when selecting candidates. In our current job market, the tables have turned and candidates have the power!

this in mind, what are candidate expectations before, during, and after the recruiting process?   

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Pre-Interview Prep: It’s Never Too Early to Get Started

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If you’ve been applying for jobs, now is the perfect time to do your pre-interview prep.

After all, it’s never too early to start preparing answers to job interview questions…   

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The 5 Most Overlooked Job Interview Research Methods

Job Interview Research

When I was hiring people, my team and I could always tell when someone had done their homework on the company or not. The bottom line was if they didn’t do the research, they were out.

Digging in and researching an employer better than the other candidates gives you a huge competitive advantage in an interview.   

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Fact: Recruiters Love Stalkers


Your recruiter wants to be stalked.

Well, okay, maybe not stalked like you would Facebook stalk a love interest you met last Saturday night. Maybe they don’t want to file a restraining order.

But they do want you to research them thoroughly…   

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The Social Media Job Search Rewards Careful Research

Social Media Job Search

Most of us think of social media as a great tool for advertising our skills and networking with other professionals.

Yes, your online profiles certainly need to promote your experience to potential employers. However, the social media job search doesn’t end there. Corporate profiles also enable you to learn about a company as you apply for jobs and prepare for job interviews.

The social media job search also means social media research!   

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