Interviewing Tips

The Benefits of Competition

Posted by TalentHub on 7:00 am in Blog, Interviewing Tips

The Benefits of Competition

The world of job interviews can be an intense one. It’s not always the most relaxing space (although we did share a few mindful tips to help you get through it earlier this month!), and this is partly due to the intensity of competition. There may be one role, one opportunity and many, many applicants.   But this shouldn’t dissuade you from applying or putting yourself into competition....

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10 Interview Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

Posted by TalentHub on 7:00 am in Blog, Interviewing Tips

10 Interview Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

There are a lot of things you can’t prepare for in life, but the interview for a potential new job should not be one of them. Sure, you may not know all the questions your potential new employer may ask you, but if you focus on the answers to these ten questions, you’re well on your way to being prepared to answer any that may come your way.   1. Tell me about yourself. Don’t get...

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Top 4 Tips When Following Up with Your Recruiter

Posted by TalentHub on 7:00 am in Blog, Interviewing Tips

Top 4 Tips When Following Up with Your Recruiter

Following up after a job interview can feel like you’re doing a dance. It can be tricky. You don’t want to be too bold, but you don’t want to come across as uninterested either. This is why working with a recruiter can help relieve the pressure from the job search and solve the eternal question of how to follow up effectively. Working with a recruiter means having a coach in your corner....

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Know Before You Go

Posted by TalentHub on 9:06 pm in Blog, General Advice, Interviewing Tips

Being granted an interview can be exciting and nerve-wracking all at the same time. You will probably spend time going over your resume and thinking of ways to answer potential questions. One key step in preparing for an interview is to research the company. In doing so, you will be able to determine whether the company is a right fit for you, and ask better questions during the interview. It...

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Thank You Notes- Do they really matter?

Posted by TalentHub on 2:45 pm in Blog, General Advice, Interviewing Tips

The answer is simple-absolutely! Although some people may see it is a dying art, you should never underestimate the power of a good thank you note. The following highlights why sending a thank you note after an interview is an effective interviewing strategy. For many years, sending a thank you letter has been a professional standard. It may not seal the deal in getting you the job, but it does...

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The Proper Way to Skype

Posted by TalentHub on 9:45 pm in Blog, Interviewing Tips

In this digital age, Skype is an important recruiting tool. As a National Recruiter, I often use it to conduct interviews across the United States and sometimes even overseas. It also aids in expediting the recruiting process as it allows me to interview candidates right away regardless of weather conditions, conflicting schedules, or anything else that would impede a candidate from coming in to...

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Say Cheese

Posted by TalentHub on 5:35 pm in Blog, Interviewing Tips

Let’s face it. An interview can be nerve-wracking and stressful. You might feel under pressure to say the right thing or to stand out among other potential candidates. Believe it or not, a smile goes a long way – especially during an interview. Here are some reasons why smiling can play an integral role in helping you land the job! First Impressions Ever heard the phrase “First...

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