Interviewing

The ideal handshake

What your handshake says about you

First impressions count, and the way you shake hands can make a big difference.

Common job interview questions

The only 3 job interview questions that matter

A recruiter might ask you tons of questions, but experts say there are only three that really matter.

Worst job interview mistake

The biggest mistake at a job interview (and the one question you will always be asked)

Employers say this is the biggest mistake that candidates make, and it’s completely preventable.

Sending an email to follow up on a job interview

The do’s and don’ts of job interview follow-up

Following up is a good idea, but there are some things you need to watch out for.

phone interview

How to shine during a telephone interview

Before you can get an interview, you need to win them over on the phone. Here’s how.

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5 ways to research a company that go beyond Google

A corporate website is an important resource when researching a company, but it’s only the beginning. Here are some other ways you can pick up key business intel for your interview.

THANK YOU

How to write a thank you note after a job interview

Sending a thank you note after an interview is just good strategy. Here’s how to write a great one.

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How to answer the 3 hardest job interview questions

The hardest interview questions to answer often seem like the simplest. Here’s how to be prepared.

Political Debate

What the US presidential candidates teach us about body language

As it turns out, we can learn a lot from the way Trump and Clinton move.

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How to answer retail job interview questions

Looking for a career in retail? Here are some tips on how to answer those pesky retail job interview questions (even if you have no experience).