Jun, 2014

Interview Question: How would you handle a customer who was angry because of a mistake you made?

Interview Question about EmotionsAs a barista or customer service rep, handling customers’ concerns should come naturally, especially if you have been in the business for quite some time. However, a busy environment can sometimes result in a mistake that can upset or frustrate a customer. When a mistake occurs, do you know how to handle the situation? This question should be anticipated by anyone who works in retail, food service, and other service industries.

May, 2014

Top Resume Tips for Fresh Graduates

Resume Tips for Fresh Graduates Drafting the perfect resume takes time and effort, especially if you’re a recent graduate. You can make your resume stand out if you know how to organize it properly. A clear, well- organized resume increases your chances of getting your foot in the door.

May, 2014

Interview Question: What is the difference between technology and engineering?

Interview Question for Mechanical EngineersAre you a mechanical engineer? If you are, then preparing for this kind of interview question is a requirement. The recruiter wants to know how knowledgeable you are in your field of expertise.

May, 2014

High Stress, High Stakes Interview? Know How to Keep Your Cool.

High Stakes InterviewHave you ever felt like the interviewer is getting under your skin? If so, consider yourself normal. Most candidates will experience an intentionally difficult interview at some point during their working lives. If the interviewer is asking difficult (or even rude) questions with a critical tone, the problem can and should be handled professionally. Sometimes, all you have to do is calm your nerves and take a deep breath.

May, 2014

Interview Question: What is One of the Major Issues Facing Pharmacy Today?

Pharmacy Interview QuestionsPharmacists interact with a steady stream of patients daily. Professionalism and compassion are both vital to success. However, working on the front lines of patient treatment comes with countless issues. What is one of the biggest issues that you see in the field?

May, 2014

Effective Ways to Build Your Career Network Online

Build Your Career Network Online When it comes to career building, connecting with the right people is a must. Social media platforms make finding potential clients and contacts easier than ever.

May, 2014

Interview Question: What is a disaster recovery plan? Have you ever created one? In your opinion, how (and how often) should you test your plan?

System Administrator InterviewTo be an effective system administrator, it is vital to have a disaster recovery plan if a dreaded failure occurs. Every candidate should expect this question to come up during an interview. This is a gauge for recruiters to see how well you understand disaster recovery policies, and if you can make the right tradeoffs when implementing them.

May, 2014

Why Employed People Need to Network

Employed NetworkingSecuring a job shouldn’t stop employed people from networking. It’s a great way to build relationships in and out of your working environment. You never know how a contact may come in handy when faced with a difficult situation.

May, 2014

Interview Question for a Mechanical Engineer: What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Using LPG in a Car?

Interview Question Mechanical EngineerNo matter how often you’ve heard this question, it doesn’t hurt to go back to the basics. And there’s no limit to perfecting your craft as a mechanical engineer. Let’s cover the positives and drawbacks of LPG for cars.

May, 2014

8 Crippling Job Seeking Mistakes to Avoid

Job Seeking Mistakes to Avoid Know the basic do’s and don’ts when it comes to job hunting. Don’t let yourself be caught in a trap. Overcome these common obstacles to land that job.