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Today’s Solutions: July 14, 2024

Nervous interviewee talking to interviewer who is checking the resume

4 Things to keep in mind to better deal with a difficult interview

While most interviewers act professionally and are quite pleasant throughout the hiring process, every now and then it may be that you encounter someone who’s rude, aggressive, or downright mean. Now, instead of letting this catch you off guard, it’s best to prepare for such potential Read More...

Job interviews: How to brag wi

Job interviews: How to brag without sounding conceited

You have a job interview. You feel confident about your skills and accomplishments, and want to express that to a potential future employer. At the same time, you want to avoid sounding conceited when you talk about your own qualities. That begs the question: how do you brag about yourself in a Read More...

Job interviews: How to explain

Job interviews: How to explain the short stints on your resume

If you’re truly unhappy at your job, then the decision to quit and move on may seem like a simple one. But if you’ve only had that position at work for a matter of months, the decision to leave gets a bit harder. After all, a short stint at a company can leave a blemish on your resume and make Read More...