Category Archives: Career Advice

Should I accept the job offer or should I wait for a better one?

Finding a good job right now requires a lot of efforts. You prepare your CV and motivation letters, search for job offers, research companies, contact recruitment agencies, talk to friends and families for possibilities they might know about, make tests, … Continue reading

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Is it a benefit or a flaw to be overqualified?

Are employers likely to hire overqualified personnel?   Do qualified candidates apply for more junior positions? HR professionals note a general increase of the number of candidates per position. While job seekers try to throw their net wider in order … Continue reading

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Do You Understand the Hint in a High-end Interview?

In the interview of any senior position, professional interviewers will quietly ¨spying¨ with the information they need and whether the answer has hit the point, you could normally see nothing but a gentle smile in interviewers´ faces. However, no matter … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for a Distance Interview

With the slumping job market more and more professionals are looking for opportunities abroad. It comes as no surprise then that many employers would meet potential hires online first. Thus, it is important that candidates acquire and perfect online interview … Continue reading

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Are you doing right on the phone?

Nowadays most business still starts with a phone call. You are initial impression of the company and, thus, the etiquette on phone is very important because the listener may interpret your body language by the tone of voice and the … Continue reading

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Are you ready to nail your dream job? — Types of Interviewers

As competition gets tougher and perfect jobs are more difficult to find fast enough, it is vital that you do not waste any opportunity to land your dream job. The first big opportunity you would have to convince a company … Continue reading

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How much is application enough?

With the job market as it is, we often find ourselves in the situation where we do not seem to be getting any response from the employer. This might discourage many candidates from applying, especially if after sending tens and … Continue reading

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Do you have any questions for me? — Questions Make You Go to the ¨Next Round¨

Once we have gone over the questions you do not want to ask during your interview for a new job, here are a few suggestions on questions which might work well and put you on the “Next Round” list. 1. … Continue reading

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Do you have any questions for me? —- Questions You Should Not Ask in the Interview

A typical job interview would finish with the recruiter asking the candidate whether he or she has any further questions. We have already gone in detail with advice on how to prepare for a job interview and today we will … Continue reading

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10 things to do to land a perfect job in 2013

Once the holidays are well behind us and companies have studied carefully their annual reports and have made the necessary adjustments to confront the new year, it is also time for you to reinitiate your job search. Here are 10 … Continue reading

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