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Posted on February 11
We have all been there. You are a day or two away from an interview and the agony begins. You start to wonder about the questions you will be asked, how will you answer them? How do I make the best first impression while hiding the fear inside? There is a lot more to prepping for an interview besides the first face-to-face moment.Read full post
Posted on February 3
Working with recruiters, I hear and talk to candidates in different stages of their job search. Some people I talk to haven’t looked for a job in years, others who change jobs every few months. Sometimes it is a personal preference, and sometimes it’s out of necessity. If you work for the Government, you may never change jobs. If you are a Java Developer, you need to keep your skills sharp in a rapidly changing technology world. You may need to change jobs to learn new things just to keep up, and keep your skillset relevant.Read full post
Posted on January 31
As I am typing out this blog today, I am thinking about the three calendars on my fridge (one for home, and two for my girls), the open day timer on my desk with notes and ideas randomly stuck inside (rendering the little elastic that holds it all together useless), not to mention the abundant sticky notes of the things I want to do, things I have to remember, places I have to go, people I have to call, or the things I have to look up.
All I can think now is when does it stop? I hardly have time to write all the notes and calendar appointments let alone actually DO any of the things on these lists!
How many of you have said that to yourself lately?Read full post
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