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A New Manager’s Guide to the Art and Science of Hiring

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Some people have a gift for hiring talented, motivated candidates. They know what assets to look for and consistently find people who have them. And as a new or aspiring team leader, you might wonder: “Is there a formula I can use to find the ideal candidate?” Hiring is part art, part science. It requires […]

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Interview Q&A | “Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?”

Most interviewer’s won’t expect you to have a specific, step-by-step response for the “Where do you see yourself …” question. Instead, they generally want to know one thing: “Does this role fit into your longer-term career goals?” Of course, if you really do view the role for which you’re interviewing as just a random and […]

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How to Totally Nail Your Next Phone Interview

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If you’re the kind who likes to meet someone face to face, the prospect of a phone interview can be quite nerve-wracking. You can’t see the facial expressions of your interviewer to know how you’re doing, you can’t show your enthusiasm through body language, and a bad connection can impede your ability to be at […]

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Interview Q&A | “Tell Us About a Time When…”

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If you asked me to tell you about a time when I felt the most nervous during a job interview, it would be almost any time an interviewer said, “Tell me about a time when…” It turns out, I’m not the only one who tenses up when asked this question, as it frequently shows up […]

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