Posts Tagged ‘Globecareers’

Job Interview Tips (and video)

February 9, 2013

How do you prepare for a job interview? One thing for sure — never wing it. Preparation is essential. And I made sure to make that point in a new video series on interview tips at Globe Careers.

We taped seven videos for the series. I’ll post each as they get rolled out.

#1  A brief primer on how to prepare for your interview. 

#2 How to answer the ‘dream job’ question.

#3 How to discuss your ’strengths/weaknesses’ in an interview.

 

#4 So why did you leave your last job?

 

#5 So tell me about a time you solved a problem such as….?

 

#6 Questions you must ask in a job interview.

 

#7 How to answer quirky job interview questions.

Read the rest of this post at Big Cheese Coaching Blog!

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How to Respond to the Salary Expectation Question?

September 15, 2011

“What are your salary expectations?”

Ooooh, that question. Yeah, it’s one of the many ways one must prepare for a job interview. Your response could make or break your chances of getting to the next level in the interview process. This is the gist of a reader’s question that was sent my way, as one of the career coach ‘ask an experts’ featured on the new Globecareers section.  Check it out – along with a few other questions I was invited to respond to:

How to Answer the Salary Expectation Question

Help – My Job is Going Nowhere!

How Can I Manage People Better?

Do you have a question you would like to send to Globecareers? You can email it directly to careerquestion@globeandmail.com. Or send me a note directly and I can either forward it or try to respond in an upcoming post here.

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