How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

One of the most common interviews today is the phone interview. In fact, more and more companies are using the phone interview to initially screen candidates, or as an alternative to the first round in-person interview.  As reported on Forbes.com, Continue reading How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

The Right Way to Identify Yourself as a Diversity Hire

As the workplace becomes more global, many companies are recognizing the importance of hiring more diverse candidates. An American Express Open Forum article noted that in a 2012 study, sixty-three percent of senior executives believed that having diversity and inclusion Continue reading The Right Way to Identify Yourself as a Diversity Hire

Can You Use a Tablet in a Job Interview?

When it comes to job searching and interviewing, there are a lot of rules; from your cover letter and resume to accepting an interview and negotiating a salary. Depending on the company you’re interviewing with, it can be hard to Continue reading Can You Use a Tablet in a Job Interview?

Salary Negotiation 101: The Top 5 Must-Knows

You’ve applied for a job, and gone through the interview process. Finally, you’ve heard the words you’ve been waiting for, “We’d like to make you an offer.” Now the salary negotiations begin, and being a good negotiator is not only Continue reading Salary Negotiation 101: The Top 5 Must-Knows

Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

You’ve made a list of jobs your experience is perfect for, you’ve gone through the tedious process of applying for all of them, and now your excitedly awaiting the calls. But wait…a week goes by, then two, and now three, Continue reading Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

10 Mistakes You’re Making During the Interview Process

Google, “top job interview mistakes,” and you’ll find pages and pages of articles. In addition to making you fearful of your next interview, it’ll also leave you wondering how many interview mistakes you’ve made in the past. According to a Continue reading 10 Mistakes You’re Making During the Interview Process

6 Tips for Addressing Your Disability in an Interview

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Going to an interview is both exciting and stressful. No matter how well you prepare, you never know what type of question might be thrown your way, especially if you have a disability. Not only is it important to know Continue reading 6 Tips for Addressing Your Disability in an Interview

5 Reasons You’re Not Getting Hired

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According to our latest Diversity Jobs Report, over 10 million Americans are currently seeking full-time employment. Combined with factors not within your control — like timing,  management and organizational changes—this statistic means the landscape for securing a good paying job Continue reading 5 Reasons You’re Not Getting Hired

Hannah Paramore: A NY Times Profile

A few weeks ago, Adam Bryant of the NY Times, sat down with Hannah Paramore, President of Paramore, the digital agency, to discuss her thoughts on leadership and management. Hannah Paramore founded the digital agency that bears her name almost Continue reading Hannah Paramore: A NY Times Profile

Can Networking Help the Long-Term Unemployed?

If you’ve been out of the work force for six months or longer, will you be discriminated against by a potential employer? According to Ofer Sharone of the MIT Sloan School of Management, that just may be the case.  He Continue reading Can Networking Help the Long-Term Unemployed?