4 Killer Follow Up Emails When You’ve Heard Nothing After the Interview

Alright, the interview went well but it has been two weeks and you have heard nothing. You even wrote a nice job interview thank you letter. Now, you are scratching your head right? What do you do when you haven’t heard back after the interview? How could everything be so positive and then just silence. […]

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Day 28 – The Follow Up Activity That You Must Do 5 Minutes after the Job Interview

If you want to start the 30 Day Job Search Challenge from the beginning, then click here. We are on Day 28 of the 30 Day Job Search Challenge. Today I want to give you a job interview follow up activity that most people will never do. It is important that you do not skip […]

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Day 27 – Job Interview Follow Up: How to Evaluate an Offer Checklist

So, you follow up on your job interview and find out things are looking good…really good. You are anticipating an offer. By the way, if you have not heard from them, read my article on 4 Killer Follow Up Emails When You Have Heard Nothing. I know, this is a good problem to have, right? […]

Day 26 – The Top 34 Most Common Job Interview Questions [PDF Download]

What are the most common job interview questions? Better yet, what are the best answers to these questions? This is what I hope to tackle in this post. One of the best practices of an executive recruiter is to de-brief a candidate after they go on a client interview. One of my favorite questions to […]

Day 25 – How to Prepare for an Interview in 4 Easy Steps

We have covered a ton of material in our 30 day job search challenge together. As a quick review, here is a look at the big picture so far: Module #1: Know Yourself (Discover Your Ideal Work) Module #2: Brand Yourself (Display your strengths online and on your resume) Module #3: Market Yourself (How to […]

Day 23 – How to Locate Hidden Jobs Online Through Networking Associations

As I have said all along, networking is the fastest way to getting the job you want. Statistics say that you need at least 30 solid networking relationships before you can find your next job. How many do you have at the moment? If you did the previous days exercise then you should have a […]

Day 22 – How to Use a Mindmap for Better Career Networking

We have spent a lot of time on how to network using Linkedin. I am now going to place our focus on old-fashioned networking tips that still work. If you want to start this 30 Day Job Search Challenge from the beginning, then just click here. I love to use mind maps in every area […]

Day 20 – How To Grow Your Linkedin Connections Fast [Part 2]

We have been discussing on this blog on how to utilize Linkedin for your career. You can use these techniques I share with you to grow your connections fast on Linkedin. If you are new to Linkedin and would like access to my network you are welcomed to send me an invite. If you are […]

Day 19 – How to Grow Your Linkedin Connections Fast [Part 1]

Today we are continuing our discussion on marketing yourself online. If you want to start the 30 Day Job Search Challenge from the beginning, then click here. Online networking can be an effective tool to uncovering hidden jobs online. Today and tomorrow we are going to talk about how to grow your connections on Linkedin. […]

Day 18 – Linkedin Networking 101: Track Your Progress [Spreadsheet]

As we have said before, networking is the best way to find a new or better job. There is usually less competition. Some of the best jobs available are never advertised. We are currently right in the middle of Module #3: Market Yourself. Our focus for the last few days has been on networking online. […]

Day 17 – Linkedin Networking 101: Develop Your M.I.C.’s

I have been spending a lot of time on this blog sharing with you the strategies for becoming a top networker on Linkedin. There are many reasons to do this, but my angle has been for the purpose of growing and expanding your career. We all know that networking in-person can be a lot of […]

Day 16 – Linkedin Networking 101: Develop a Game Plan

In our 30 day challenge, we are specifically talking about how to market yourself. I believe in today’s environment marketing involves both online and offline networking strategies. Of course the ultimate goal of online networking is to get face to face with an individual that can help you in your job search. Nothing takes the […]

Day 15 – Best Way to Find a Job – Job Search Networking 101

We are now going to move into module #3 of our 30 day challenge. If you have not started, then begin here: Job Search 30 Day Challenge. Here is a quick review of where you should be now: Module #1: Know Yourself (Identify your strengths, passions, and skills) Module #2: Brand Yourself (Build a better […]