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GETTING HIRED – WHICH DIRECTION IS YOUR CAREER MOVING?

Posted on: November 16th, 2011 by
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WHICH DIRECTION IS YOUR CAREER MOVING? Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future When contemplating a move to another job at a different company or even a transition within your current organization, ask the question of yourself: “AM I MOVING Continue reading the story "GETTING HIRED – WHICH DIRECTION IS YOUR CAREER MOVING?"

GETTING HIRED – YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH”

Posted on: November 8th, 2011 by
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YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH” Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future What is a mini-pitch?   Mini-pitch - A well-practiced articulate and impressive response of 20 to 30 seconds to questions that you know will be asked of you in an interview. OK, let’s start at Continue reading the story "GETTING HIRED – YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH”"

GETTING HIRED – “ACE” THE TELEPHONE INTERVIEW SCREEN

Posted on: November 1st, 2011 by
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“ACE” THE TELEPHONE INTERVIEW SCREEN Bill Kaufmann, President, MyGreenerFuture.com The chances are very high that your first contact from an interested company about a job will probably be by telephone.  Why?  For the company, it’s quick and easy, no need to arrange meetings or schedules and there’s no cost, except time.  From the applicant’s perspective, it’s more nerve wracking when it’s a surprise.  The applicant may Continue reading the story "GETTING HIRED – “ACE” THE TELEPHONE INTERVIEW SCREEN"

GETTING HIRED – OPEN VERSUS QUIET JOB SEARCHES

Posted on: October 26th, 2011 by
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OPEN VERSUS QUIET JOB SEARCHES Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future Your job search strategy is determined by how open or secret you plan to communicate. You may have excellent contacts that would be of great value, but if you can't connect with them because you have to keep your search very quiet, their Continue reading the story "GETTING HIRED – OPEN VERSUS QUIET JOB SEARCHES"

GETTING HIRED – PREPARE YOUR RESEARCH

Posted on: October 18th, 2011 by
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GETTING HIRED – PREPARE YOUR RESEARCH Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future The more you know about the company and position that you are applying for, the greater your ability to impact the outcome of an interview in a positive way.  Going into an interview “cold” is a mistake.  You should be Continue reading the story "GETTING HIRED – PREPARE YOUR RESEARCH"