Just imagine that you have met a person who has good connections and knows people who are hiring. You are making a good impression and right now you are asked to present your resume for further possibilities.
This is a great and quite possible situation, which despite being very promising…Continue
Added by Cindy Mayer on October 27, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Generation Z is a code name for under-aged people, born between 1995 and 2005. Z-gen are kids and teenagers, who were born and raised in the hi-tech world with financial and social crisis. Their values and aspirations strongly differ from those of their predecessor. Sociologists say that representatives of Gen Z will become very enterprising, versatile and well-educated…Continue
Added by Christine Marino on October 5, 2015 at 12:03pm — No Comments
Added by Christine Marino on September 28, 2015 at 9:45am — No Comments
The waiting game begins
After a job interview, the toughest thing is to weather the waiting period, which may take months or sometimes, even more. Time goes by and you may not hear a single word from the interviewer who seemed very…Continue
Added by Ben Karter on September 15, 2015 at 6:10am — No Comments
Besides the common notion that your body language affects the way others see you, there is more to it. In one of the popular TED talks of October 2012, Amy Cuddy talks about how body language affects the way…Continue
Added by Ben Karter on August 31, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
At some point in your career, it’s likely you’ve considered applying for a role a step up from what you’ve been doing. After submitting your resume and cover letter, you’ve been able to secure an interview. Success, the recruiting gods have smiled upon you! Not so fast; if you’re looking to compete…Continue
Added by Catherine Miklaus on August 27, 2015 at 5:20pm — No Comments
With all these rapid changes in technology and computer software, it is getting harder and harder to keep up with the latest trends. However, sometimes this may work to our disadvantage. When it comes to applying for jobs—something humanity has been doing for centuries—if you want to make it, you have to keep up.
You will find hundreds of articles online that give tips on how…Continue
Added by ray holder on July 29, 2015 at 7:29am — No Comments
Many think being a recruiter is easy. What a massive fallacy such assumption is! As far as landing a solid expert goes, an HR manager not only takes into consideration professional qualities, yet evaluates candidate’s…
Added by Janet G. Brown on January 27, 2015 at 10:23am — No Comments
Airline Pilot Interviews
By Jason Robinson
Globally, airline pilot recruitment this year is expected to be tight with large numbers of qualified pilots competing for the limited positions.
In the past pilot candidates with the highest qualifications were best placed for the job offer. This is no longer the case. With the introduction of behavioral based interviews, younger better prepared pilots are filling the right seat.
Behavioral interviewing is based on the…Continue
There are problems in using “predictors” of suitability for open positions within a company. Hunter and Hunter (1984) showed that interviewing is one of the worst predictors of future job performance. Using reference checks (.26), education (.22) or biographical data (.37) did not improve the odds too favorably. In fact, even the best predictor, test scores, came out at .57. We could make the…Continue
Added by Donald Sonn on December 10, 2014 at 1:28pm — No Comments
Added by Lisa Orto on December 5, 2014 at 3:21am — No Comments
Interviewing for a job is a scary experience. After all, your interviewer is making an important decision that will affect your future. If you answer a question in the wrong way, you could ruin your chances of working for the company. To help you prepare for your next…Continue
Added by Recruiter Raya on December 4, 2014 at 6:03pm — No Comments
The philosophy of recruiting is changing today. Yes, this sphere is not what it used to be several years ago, because today recruiters have to deal with totally different kinds of candidates – Millennials.
Hiring Millennials differs…Continue
Added by Lesley J. Vos on October 3, 2014 at 5:44am — No Comments
I have trained thousands of recruiters in my time. So I would like to think that I know what works and what doesn’t.
Recruiting is sales.
There. I said it.
Sure it’s about helping candidates get jobs; or finding the best talent for employers. But when all is said and…Continue
A professional CV should sell your services to potential employers and is very important for a career search. It can also work against you if it is not written accurately. It’s exceptionally difficult to repair the damage once an employer notes mistakes on your CV. To avoid all this mistakes and CV rejection, consider the points below:
1. Avoid submitting inaccurate data:
Inaccurate data is a crucial mistake. Messing up with data…
Added by Micheal Obineme on July 2, 2014 at 8:59am — No Comments
By now, you’re feeling like there’s no hope. Especially when you think you’re just as qualified as your colleagues who are getting jobs, you don’t understand why your job search efforts are failing you.
Even if you think you’ve done everything to get a job, there are important elements of your job search…
If you are hoping to land a job or want to keep your current job, you have to realize that your personal brand will affect a company. A wrong step could leave a company a lot of clean-up—your picture gets placed in the paper for something illegal; you guest post a controversial article; a joke on Twitter gets…Continue
OK. I admit it. I used to think "passionate" was a good CV or resume word. It conveys more than "hard-working" or "diligent" and adds "caring" and emotion. If you're passionate about something, you're fully absorbed, engaged and enthusiastic. I…Continue