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How to Get the Inside Scoop on a Company Before Accepting a New Job

How to Get the Inside Scoop on a Company Before Accepting a New Job

By Alison Green May 4, 2015 | 9:22 a.m. EDT+ More When you’re interviewing for a job, it can be tough to know what working there day to day would really be like. Good companies will try to help you get a strong sense of their culture, but plenty of employers try so hard to […]

5 Qualities Every Employer Wants in a Job Candidate

5 Qualities Every Employer Wants in a Job Candidate

By Arnie Fertig April 15, 2015 | 11:00 a.m. EDT+ More Preparing for a job interview can be a time-consuming and nerve-wracking experience. Some people spend a ridiculous amount of energy trying to prepare and memorize answers for every imaginable interview question. It may be better to spend time thinking about the job at hand […]

Read This Before Accepting a Job Offer

Read This Before Accepting a Job Offer

By Arnie Fertig May 5, 2015 | 11:00 a.m. EDT+ More “These jobs just weren’t the right fit,” a job candidate tells an interviewer, who asked why two positions listed on her résumé lasted less than a year. “Oh, I see,” the the interviewer replies, without pressing further. But this interaction initiates a cascade of other questions in […]

4 Ways to Sell Yourself to Your Next Employer

4 Ways to Sell Yourself to Your Next Employer

By Arnie Fertig May 12, 2015 | 10:42 a.m. EDT+ More Pitchmen are everywhere with messages like this: “Buy this product for only $19.99 a month!” Don’t worry yourself about the postage, handling and sales tax. They don’t want you to focus on how much the product will really cost when you are all finished paying […]