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Category Archives: Job Interviews

10 Job Search Mistakes New Grads Make

Everybody makes job search mistakes.  However, many of the job search mistakes new grads make can be avoided with a little bit of research and preparation.   The following ten job search mistakes are easy to fix.  If you believe you are not making job search progress … Read More…

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Strategies for Campus Interviews with a Low G.P.A.

If you are planning to interview on campus in your college career center, your G.P.A. is more important than you think.  Here are a few strategies to help you land interviews on campus with a Low G.P.A.  When low  G.P.A. doesn’t meet the minimum? … Read More…

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3 Steps to do Job Interviews on Campus

The fall semester before graduation is always the time for collge students to be thinking about doing job interviews on campus.  Most college students don’t know it, but the fall before commencement is the key recruiting period for major employers.  The folks in your … 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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Tips for Working with Employment Agencies

When the job search stalls, an employment agency could be just the shot in the arm that a job seeker needs. An employment agency can be a valuable resource for job seekers since agencies assist employers to fill open positions by screening and … Read More…

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Talk About Projects in Job Interviews

Projects completed are great examples of practical use of your knowledge. Even if you share project information on a resume it is still a good idea to talk about projects in job interviews. Keep in mind that the recruiter’s thinking process goes something like this – … Read More…

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