By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future I DIDN’T KNOW THAT! 58% of hiring companies check social networking sites to research job candidates. Of those candidates researched, 33% were not hired based on the information found! Reformat your social networking information so your not eliminated before you begin. Over 50% of communications is non-verbal… Continue reading WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW CAN HURT YOU!!
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future All interviewers have a primary style or approach. If you can determine the style, you can influence the outcome. All you require are some telltale signs for the best approach. It’s relatively simple, but very powerful when done well. Here are some insights: Results/Action Style – Questions… Continue reading “READING” YOUR INTERVIEWER
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future Interviews are a curious way to find a job. It’s kind of like going on a date: Everyone is dressed up, on his or her best behavior, and move through choreography like a written script. Now ask yourself, “How can I differentiate myself from all others so… Continue reading THE “SHOW STOPPER” QUESTIONS
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future There’s a universal pattern to interview questions and answers. Understanding what they are and how to use them effectively to your benefit can result in a more powerful outcome. First, from THE INTERVIEWER’s perspective: The job of the interviewer is two-fold: To extract as much key information… Continue reading UNIVERSAL Q & A’s WITHIN AN INTERVIEW
Here are some stories from Christina and Matthew, about some critical mistakes that can be avoided before and during a job interview: A MISSED OPPORTUNITY Situation: A colleague resigned from his job to go work for a different company making the job of my dreams available. I was taken by surprise, but in a selfish… Continue reading Interview Preparation