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Pandemic Job Interview Questions and Answers

Any conversation you have in the near future is likely to at some point touch on the coronavirus pandemic, including in a job interview. Both recruiters and hiring managers are likely to touch upon the subject, so here’s the most common ones we found and how to answer them:   “How Did You Cope With… Read more »

Coronavirus Career Advice: 5 Ways To Improve Your Job Prospects At Home

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The current amount of people out of work and stuck at home is astronomical. We won’t be staying home forever, and when restrictions are finally eased, all of those people claiming unemployment will be filling out job applications. If you’re one of them, you might be wondering how to make sure you can be in… Read more »

Success Tips for Starting A New Job Remotely During Coronavirus

Starting a new job is always a bit nerve wracking, from remembering where everything is, everyone’s names, and just the new commute can be enough. If you’re starting a new job during this time of the coronavirus, then you have different things to worry about. Teleworking sounds easier if you take in the commute, but… Read more »

17 Productivity Hacks To Work From Home

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Ever feel like working takes up all of your time, but you’re never getting enough done? Have you ever wondered what you did all weekend, only to realize that it was entirely chores? Well, no more. Here’s our most helpful productivity tasks that you can apply to your work, school, or daily life that will… Read more »

5 Simple and Easy Effective Body Language Tips For Your Next Job Interview

Do you have an upcoming job interview? Congratulations! Everyone suggests to “watch your body language” but what does that mean? We break it down in five easy and simple tips to make sure you ace your next job interview! Don’t Do Direct Eye Contact Many people find direct eye contact as too aggressive. Look at… Read more »

5 Most Powerful Video Interview Tips

If you’ve been looking for work recently, you might have noticed that video interviews are now incredibly common. Whether it’s using Skype, Zoom, or any of the competitors, there are a few things you’ll need to do to ace this interview. Remember: even though you’re not going anywhere, you still have to prepare!   Check… Read more »

How to Answer “What Kind of Work Environment Do You Prefer?” Interview Question

Companies and their hiring managers are looking for two important parts of any candidate they hire: first the ability to be able to do the work and well, and the ability to thrive in the company-specific culture. This is why you’re being asked this question. Hiring managers are looking for someone who will stick around… Read more »

How to Explain in an Interview That You Were Fired

If you’ve ever lost a job, either due to being fired or laid off, then you know that you don’t want to talk about it. The trouble is that if you have been fired, you will have to discuss it in your next job interview. We have the insider information on how you can address… Read more »