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What to Bring and NOT To Bring With You To Your Interview

What to Bring and NOT To Bring With You To Your Interview

So you’ve just finished submitting your resume to a few different companies and you’ve landed an interview! Way to go! You’re one step closer to landing your dream job.

Now it’s time to prep and make it past that grueling interviewing process! Here are a […]

By |October 17th, 2018|Career Life, Interview Process, Interview Tips, Job Search Tips|0 Comments

How to Stand Out as an Exceptional Employee

How to Stand Out as an Exceptional Employee During the Holidays

Here are some tips on how to stand out as an exceptional employee during the holidays and end your work year with a bang.

1. Offer to help plan holiday events. If you’re job title doesn’t require you to plan events, offer the event coordinator some help and […]

By |December 24th, 2016|Career Life, Interview Process, Interview Tips|0 Comments

How to Make it Past Your Probationary Period

So you spent some time with your recruiter working on your new job search and you make it past the grueling interviewing process. Congrats, you received an offer letter! The hardest part is over but with every job, whether stated or not, there’s always a 90 day probationary period to get past. Starting any new […]

E-mail follow ups…

When sending thank you notes over email after interviews, type your email notes from scratch every single time. Copying and pasting recycled thank you notes often results in emails that are littered with unintended font size and layout discrepancies that aren’t always noticeable on your screen, but are on someone else’s. Most commonly, copied text […]

Know How to Play your Position

Know How to Play your Position

In the spirit of Super Bowl 50 this past weekend, today’s tip is a fun analogy we thought you’d enjoy: Know How to Play your Position.

When interviewing for a job, know the role and the position’s requirements that you are interviewing for. This may sound like common sense to some, but […]

By |January 17th, 2015|Career Life, Interview Process, Interview Tips, Job Search Tips|0 Comments

Two Tips for Looking Better in your Interview

Be Resourceful and Be on Time
Today’s interview tip of the day is simple; know where you’re going; be on time, don’t get lost and refrain from calling the company for directions. We all know first impressions are important, so admitting you are “lost” or “late,” moments before your interview is a step in the wrong […]

Following up Your Interview with a Thank You Letter

Following up Your Interview with a Thank You Letter
It’s always a good idea to follow up an interview with a thank you letter. Your letter should typically be sent within the first 24 hours following your interview. The sooner the letter is sent, the better the chances are to make another good impression on the […]

Don’t Show Up Too Early To A Job Interview

Don’t Show Up Too Early To A Job Interview
Showing up too early to a job interview can be just as bad as showing up late.
So how early is too early? Realistically, you should show up on time; meaning arriving no more than 5-10 minutes early. Unless directed otherwise, showing up any earlier than that is […]

Temporary Administrative Contracts

Interview Tip of the day
When interviewing for a temporary administrative assistant contract, take the interview as seriously as you would a direct-hire interview. Everyone understands that securing a direct-hire position is more desirable, but if a company has a need for a temp, they want to make sure the person they hire (and pay) is […]

By |July 15th, 2014|Interview Tips|0 Comments

Setting the right tone early in your Interview

Interview tip of the day
For Executive Assistant and Administrative Assistant positions…

When interviewing for an Executive or Administrative Assistant position, the focus of the conversation should be what you (as a great assistant) can do for them – not the other way around.

The essence of any administrative support position is customer service based, with your “customer” […]

By |June 27th, 2014|Interview Tips|0 Comments