Handling Illegal Interview Questions

Jim, 48, is sitting in an interview, which has been going well. He's confident that his qualifications match those of the position, and he believes he'll fit into the corporate culture. As the interview is winding down, the interviewer casually asks: "Will your family mind the relocation from New York to Texas?" How should Jim … Continue reading Handling Illegal Interview Questions

You resigned.  You were given a counter offer.  Now what?

Breaking up is hard to do. To gear up for the fateful day, the “dumper” usually plays the scenario over and over in his or her mind until the perfect break up line is found; a line that has the right balance of honesty and diplomacy. The dumper’s vision usually ends smoothly, without complications, and … Continue reading You resigned.  You were given a counter offer.  Now what?

5 Key Points to Make Your Resume Stunning in 2018

Every month I personally review a large number of resumes and LinkedIn profiles so I’m able to provide insight into how one resume or profile compares to another job seeker and what recruiters are seeking. 1. VISUAL PRESENTATION AND ORGANIZATION We’ve all been told that looks don’t matter as much as substance. But, in the … Continue reading 5 Key Points to Make Your Resume Stunning in 2018