26 06, 2013

The Definition of an Interview

June 26, 2013|answering interview questions, inappropriate questions, interview questions, interview stories, interviewing, job search advice, job seeker, looking for a job, meeting time, meeting with a recruiter, networking, potential employer, practical tips|

in-ter-view (n): A formal meeting in person, especially one arranged for the assessment of the qualifications of an applicant. mon-o-logue (n):  The Greek root word monologos translates to “speaking alone,” and that is a monologue: one person doing all the talking. Some people talk forever in a constant monologue, never letting you speak. If two people talk [...]

6 12, 2010

How early should you be for your interview?

December 6, 2010|interview questions, looking for a job, meeting time|

One thing is certain – being late is never a good idea, regardless of your reasons. If you are running late, you should at the very least call to give the person expecting you a heads up.Many job seekers think, however, that the earlier you come for your interview the better. I disagree! While it [...]