22 questions to ask in a job interview

You have to ask questions during the job interview. The interviewer is going to expect this and is going to ask you if you have any questions. And you must ask them because not to do so demonstrates a total lack of interest. And you don’t want that. You want to look keen and enthusiastic….

Job interview questions you didn’t realize were job interview questions

When you are meeting with a potential employer to discuss your candidacy, your job interview begins before you sit down in the meeting room. It starts the moment you walk through the door. Some of the things your interviewer asks you may sound like casual conversation, just to kill some time before the formal discussion…

Are you ready to be interviewed by a robot? Because it’s coming soon

New technology is revolutionizing the world of work. High tech jobs are being created at the same time that automation is rendering other career paths obsolete. We’ve known for a long time that in many cases, the first one to read your resume or review your job application is a robot. Applicant Tracking Systems scan…

Study: You have between 5 and 15 minutes to impress an employer

We hear a great deal about the importance of first impressions and how you can make or break your chances of getting hired at a job interview by the time the handshake is over. But is it true? While there probably are examples of people tanking their initial impression (and odds of landing the job)…

Why employers conduct phone interviews (and how to ace one)

Many employers will conduct a telephone interview with candidates in advance of a face-to-face meeting. This can be done with remote candidates to save on travel time and expense, but most often it is simply a pre-screening tool. The phone interview is usually a call to determine if you have the basic skills and requirements…