7 habits that will kill your next job interview

7 habits that will kill your next job interview

So many of my clients and readers say, “I aced the interview, but I don’t know why I didn’t get a call for the next round.” Well, I guess you didn’t ace the interview, did you? Sometimes you do well but they go with another candidate for...
The best questions to ask during a job interview

The best questions to ask during a job interview

I once wrote about questions that YOU ask during an interview that sabotage your chances of winning the job. The big mistakes include asking about pay, asking about training programs, asking questions that you can easily find on the Internet, and not coming prepared...
7 ways MBA programs have changed recently

7 ways MBA programs have changed recently

You worked hard to earn your MBA, maybe even got it from one of the very top schools. So you are familiar with how they work. Even if your diploma is only 10 years old, a lot has changed since you walked across that graduation stage. I spoke with Paul Ollinger, a...
Is your attire sabotaging your job interview?

Is your attire sabotaging your job interview?

Wrinkled clothing. Scuffed shoes. Too much makeup or cologne. These are just a few of the dress and grooming faux pas that can botch a job seeker’s first impression with employers — a moment that is critical in determining whether a job seeker secures an offer. In a...
7 social slip-ups that spell disaster in any job interview

7 social slip-ups that spell disaster in any job interview

Good job! You’ve landed an interview for a sought-after position. You can gain confidence knowing that your professional credentials passed the human resource department’s scrutiny. But keep in mind, the ultimate decision will have as much to do with your display of...