Interview Education

Use of Manners During a Job Search

September 23, 2023

In my August Blog, we looked at common job search mistakes. The topic resonated with some of my clients and after some robust conversations, I want to expand on some tips that WILL help make an impression. Basic manners can make a difference with a first impression. Here are 10 tips to consider: 1. Advise…

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Job Search Errors to Avoid

August 23, 2023

There are many things that can impact your success during a job search. How many can you think of? Here are some of the more common mistakes which can make the difference between finding your fit or missing the mark: 1. Not using your network – It is important to inventory your acquaintances in the…

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The Importance of Being Present in an Interview

February 23, 2023

A friend recently advised me to relax and “stay in the moment”. I had to stop and think about that. Perhaps sometimes I do get distracted and don’t stay in the here and now. As I work with clients, I often hear comments and stories that reflect this same theme. Have you ever been nervous…

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WHY Your Personal Brand Matters

November 23, 2022

WHY Your Personal Brand Matters Over the last twenty years the term, personal branding has become a popular buzzword in everything from job searches to building a business. The term has gained popularity because of the internet and various forms of social media. The power of the concept is that it changes the focus to…

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The Art of the Handshake

September 23, 2022

Why does a handshake matter so much? Research suggests that within the first seven seconds of meeting someone, you will have made an impression. And that first impression may be always linked with your handshake. A handshake can be a dealmaker OR a deal breaker. You are not alone if you have sometimes felt awkward…

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