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Category Archives: Job Interviews

3 Benefits of Interview Coaching

I’ve been doing interview coaching for almost 16 years!!  That number surprises even me sometimes when I think about my first career center job while I lived in California.  I had returned to school to get a business and became hooked on Career … Read More…

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7 Stupid Questions We Ask in the Job Interview

So far your job search strategy has worked well.  Your hard work and networking is paying off and you have landed a job interview for in your dream company.  You think you have interviewed well so far and done a pretty good job … Read More…

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Seriously Want the Job? Show some Enthusiasm in the Job Interview

Some job seekers believe they don’t stand a chance to be hired for certain jobs because they don’t believe they are “excitable” enough.  As one job seeker shared with me. “I am not the bubbly-jumping-out-of-my-seat-type, so I might not show all that enthusiasm … Read More…

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A Practice Interview Gives Job Seekers a Leg Up

So you didn’t do a practice interview before the first round job interview and the employer was impressed enough to call you back for a second interview.  You can also do a practice interview, otherwise known as a mock interview, if you make … Read More…

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Dirty Dozen Communication Tips for The Job Interview

One of the biggest hurdles that some college students and new grads have to get over is, making that switch from what I call “college talk” to “business professional talk”.   New grads who don’t make that switch will often struggle in the job interview.  Many … Read More…

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Plan your Interview Questions Before the Job Interview

“Should I ask questions in the job interview?” is probably one of the most asked questions by college students when they do mock interviews. The answer is – “YES” definitely YES! Whether applying for internships, co-ops, entry level career opportunities or campus jobs, college students are … Read More…

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