Holly Jolly Holiday Networking

 (This is a repost I freshen up like the chip bowl every year …. people seem to like it as much as the spiked punch, so here you go, a tad early for Christmas but in time for Thanksgiving weekend soirees ….) Happy holidays, one and all! ‘Tis the season of festiveness — for  twinkly lights, favorite sweets, Aunt Jule’s Famous egg nog, and the holiday parties that go with them. Yes, yes, it’s mostly about merry-making, but it’s also about reconnection. It’s a time when we review our year, celebrate our gains and blessings as the true gifts of the Read More

Popular Interview Questions

  NOTE: (many of these may be worded as “Tell me about a time that you . . .”—have an example story ready to tell!) Tell me about yourself. Why do you want to work here? Why did you leave your last job (or how did you like your last job)? What are your greatest strengths/weaknesses? What would your former boss/co-workers say about you? How would you deal with a conflict between yourself and a co-worker? What are your salary requirements? What are your short-term/long-term goals? Can you explain any gaps in your employment history? Do you have any questions? Read More