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Ultimate Guide to Job Interview Questions

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Job interview questions are easily the hardest part of job hunting. Since the time of  Leonardo da Vinci, people have needed a resume and to interview for work. That doesn’t mean job interviews get any easier! Here we break down the most common job interview questions and how to answer them. Looking for one in… Read more »

The Complete Guide to Using a Staffing Agency

The Ultimate Guide to a Staffing Agency

What is a staffing agency? Temp agencies or staffing agencies have been around for decades, but that doesn’t mean everyone knows about them or how they operate. What is a Staffing Agency? A staffing agency is a public or privately owned business that places people at company positions. The staffing agency acts as the middleman… Read more »

Addressing Salary Expectations in a Job Interview

There may not be any job interview question more sensitive or with the most potential to damage your chances than “what salary are you looking for?”. Not only is it difficult for many people to discuss money in general, but this question also requires a balance between the highest you can ask for without being… Read more »

Free Infographic of 8 Tips To Get Your Resume Past the ATS

Looking for how to get your resume past the ATS? Not looking to read a whole article? We have the slimmed-down version for you right here! Download here: 8 Tips to Get Your Resume Past the ATS   Looking for more resume help? How to Handle a Gap on Your Resume Write the Perfect Resume… Read more »

6 Skills To Ace Your Job Interview

Skills are usually acquired, but you don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression! Instead of going to millions of interviews, you can learn the steps the easy way. So how do hiring managers decide who to hire?  It’s understandable that the hiring manager would try to figure out who’s the best… Read more »

What Motivates You? Interview Question

What Motivates You Interview Question and Answer

“What motivates you?” as an interview question may sound odd, but what the hiring manager is trying to figure out is what makes you tick. The manager is looking for insight into why you are motivated to do this particular job and if it’s a good fit. In this article, you’ll read: Why Ask This… Read more »

“Sell Me This Pen” How to Answer This Interview Question

Sell Me This Pen Interview Question

“Sell me this pen” is a common interview question for a sales position. The interviewer is trying to figure out if your sales skills are well developed. This isn’t about the pen itself, but your ability to sell anything. There are several ways to answer this: either you can base your answer on the values… Read more »

“What Do You Know About Our Company?” Job Interview Answer

Tell me what you know about our company

“What do you know about our company?” isn’t a question that you might have expected, but it does come up. Unlike the questions regarding your greatest strength or weakness, this answer has to be tailored to each company. That is also exactly why the question is being asked.   Why Would You Be Asked “What… Read more »

Best Way to Answer “Walk Me Through Your Resume”

Best Way to Answer Walk Me Through Your Resume Interview Question

“Walk me through your resume.” Does that count as an interview question? This statement can seem odd, because the hiring manager has probably already read your resume. Answering this can feel like you’re supposed to read them your resume to them, or list off every job you’ve had. Don’t be fooled! This standard icebreaker question… Read more »

“Where Do You See Yourself In Five Years?” Interview Question

“Where do you see yourself in five years?” It’s a common enough question in an interview. Some of what might come to mind aren’t things you’d want to say in an interview, such as “I’ll have your job!”, “running this place,” “working for myself,” or “retired lottery winner”. None of those are a good way… Read more »