How To Not Be Awkward in Job Interviews

How To Not Be Awkward in Job Interviews

How Not to Be Awkward in a Job Interview

Interviewing for jobs is nerve-wracking!

Are you an introvert wondering how to not be awkward?

I mean...Do you know how to not be akward in a job interview?

Here's your The Introvert’s Survival Guide to Interviewing!
 

Interview Skills For Entrepreneurs: Six Easy Rules For Hiring

Interview Skills For Entrepreneurs: Six Easy Rules For Hiring

Hey there, hard-working business owner/entrepreneur/solopreneur/whatever the heck you call yourself.

Welcome to the final installment of ‘All About Interviews’.

Let me guess, your business has blown up and you’ve come to the realization that you REALLY need to hire someone.

Maybe you’re just starting to consider hiring someone to off-load some of your day-to-day tasks (sweet, sweet delegation); or are you already preparing to interview someone tomorrow but aren't really sure how to go about it?

Never Underestimate The Influence Of The Snowflake Test

Never Underestimate The Influence Of The Snowflake Test

Imagine for a moment you've just finished researching a company that has an opening for a position that seems interesting.

You've checked basic reviews on Glassdoor. Their LinkedIn feed seems pretty good.

You've perused a forum about the company on Indeed.

 

Even checked out Salary.com and verified that the salary range they've listed is pretty decent.

You send off your resume, cross your fingers, and hope for the best.

Now...

Place yourself in the position of the person whose received your resume. How do you manage to ensure that the person who submitted the resume to you is a good candidate once you get past the obvious?

INTERVIEW SKILLS FOR ENTREPRENEURS: HOW TO BE A GOOD PODCAST GUEST

INTERVIEW SKILLS FOR ENTREPRENEURS: HOW TO BE A GOOD PODCAST GUEST

Show of hands, who here listens to podcasts? (Seriously, did you raise your hand? I can't see you!) According to research, the audience numbers of podcasts in the US have steadily grown over the past few years and is at 24% of adults in 2017. Some of the most popular podcasts even boast download numbers in the millions. Imagine having the potential to reach so many listeners by just guesting in one. Even if it’s a program that’s just starting out, what business owner wouldn’t want to guest in a podcast if it means free promotion for their brand?

How To Answer the Top 5 Interview Questions

How To Answer the Top 5 Interview Questions

People who succeed at job interviews do two things very well:

  • First, they prepare their answers in advance and

  • Second, they know the difference between a "meh" answer and a GREAT answer

Now, you're probably wondering:

How to Reach Journalists & Get Media Attention

How to Reach Journalists & Get Media Attention

Hi there, entrepreneur! Looking to get interviewed or featured in popular media? Before anything else, make sure to sharpen your interview skills, so you can make the most out of the exposure. This week in Career Makeover Academy and #LevelUp Your Career, we talk about how to get out there and get exposure as an entrepreneur by using the ideal interview skills to help promote your business on print, radio, TV, and podcasts. Let’s get started!

My Best Job Interview Advice Part 1

My Best Job Interview Advice Part 1

Since I can only assume you aren't applying for jobs you aren't remotely qualified for, I would have to state that my advice is to increase your confidence. Confidence can be expressed in several ways including personal appearance, posture, and even the subtleties of body language. You can also show it through the strength of your handshake, the loudness or tenor of your voice, and the way in which you respond under pressure.

How to Introduce Yourself in an Interview

How to Introduce Yourself in an Interview

Nervous about an upcoming interview? I'd be surprised if you’re not feeling queasy! When meeting anyone for the very first time, that initial impression might be the only one you get to control. But don’t worry (not too much anyway) because it’s not impossible to deliver a self-introduction that'll help boost your image AND potentially win you the job you want. As with any important event, preparation is key. Here’s your easy list to help you when introducing yourself during an interview.