12 Sneaky Interview Questions That Are Designed To Trick You

We want to start by offering the following reassurance: nine times out of ten, employers aren’t formulating #interview questions with the express purpose of tripping you up. They’re asking for information that can legitimately help them come to a hiring decision, and they have nothing to gain from blindsiding you with a “Gotcha!” just for…

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5 Rude Emails You Send Without Realizing It

Even the most likeable and well-mannered among us can still look like jerks in an #email. Writing an email that comes across just like you do in person is a fine art. During a conversation, you adjust your tone, facial expression, gestures and posture in order to fit the mood of what you’re conveying. You…

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On the issue of climate change, we are choking

The viscid layer of smoke that had draped itself over much of southern British Columbia has slowly begun to dissipate thanks to a blast of cool Pacific air. The air quality was so bad in Victoria, Vancouver and surrounding environs on the weekend and into Monday – the air ranked among the worst in the…

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11 Things Highly Confident People Never Do in Interviews, According to Hiring Experts

Confidence won’t — and maybe shouldn’t — always get you ahead at #work. But in the space of an #interview, specifically, showing a healthy amount of self-assuredness can’t hurt. People who are confident in their interviewing skills have learned overtime that certain behaviors and language can stand to undermine you as a candidate. Below, here are 11…

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10 Things That Instantly Make Me Want to Hire a Job Candidate, According to Recruiters

Looking for a secret weapon to #jobsearch success? It can be difficult to know what hiring professionals are looking for from #job applicants beyond a stellar application. That’s why we decided to ask. Here are 10 things that #candidates do that make hiring professionals immediately want to #hire them, according to the professionals themselves.1. They…

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