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Category Archives: Business Etiquette

Job Interview Body Language Can Kill the Job Search

A UCLA study showed that up to 93% of communication effectiveness is determined by nonverbal cues. Author, Alton Barbour, author of Louder Than Words: Nonverbal Communication, states that the impact of a message is 7% verbal, 38 % percent vocal ie. volume, pitch, … Read More…

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Business Skills New Grads Need

Employers shared concerns about business skills new grads need in recent CareerBuilder and CareerRookie.com survey.   The survey pointed to 6 business skills area where new grads show a lack of preparation. Employers share the business skills new grads need Below is a list of the business skills new … Read More…

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Second Round Job Interview Tips

You have done everything right and aced the first interview during on-campus interviews.  Now you are scheduled for the next step.  Use these second round job interview tips to succeed. 1. Know your interview schedule and the day’s timeline ahead of time. 2. If … Read More…

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Keep Job Search Emails Professional

No debate about the fact that emails are a big part of today’s job search.  Data shows that 183 billion email messages are sent every day. That’s about 2 million per second. Since about 70% of the emails might be spam and viruses, … Read More…

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Job Interview Meal Etiquette

Job interview meal etiquette is just as important as resume writing and job interview preparation for new grads.  Eating a meal with a potential or new employer can be pretty scary for college students.  These simple table manners tips will help any college student … Read More…

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