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I realize I should have been writing about ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ a vehicle for learning about job hunting. After all, it is supposed to be a show where “B” and “C” level celebrities are competing for contributions to their respective charities while auditioning for a position as an apprentice to Trump in his businesses. There are...
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Two things came together for me this week that reminded me of something I should have written about years ago. The first was about someone I represented who received and accepted a job offer contingent upon successful completion of references. The second was a statistic I saw . . . 70% of managers have changed...
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Most job interviews follow a fairly predictable pattern. They start with an open ended question like “Tell me about yourself and what you’ve been doing professional,” that is designed for you to give an interviewer an outline of your experience, it proceeds to an inquisition to determine if you have adequate experience to do the...
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A lot of attention deservedly goes into how to effectively interview. Yet much of what goes into the advice you receive is strategic and not tactical. Most people who interview understand the theory of what they have to do but, because they under under pressure and have little experience with interviewing, miss many opportunities to...
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If you follow my advice about interviewing, you know that I think most people make the mistake of talking about what they have done instead of talking about what they’ve done in the context of what an employer is looking for and cares about. Thus, you already know I do not believe that you wait...
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After an initial phone interview or two, one of my clients flies people in for in-person interviews at various sites around the US. They don’t, for example bring all the people in the Southeast together in Atlanta or the Northeasterners in New York or Boston. They schedule all the people who they have screened for...
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Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter explains what to do if your job search is going nowhere.   Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter has been a recruiter for more than 40 years. Follow him at The Big Game Hunter, Inc. on LinkedIn for more articles, videos and podcasts than what are offered here and...
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Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter explains the dirty little secret of working with a recruiter and how to negotiate salary when you are being represented by one. ——————————————————————————————————————————— Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter has been a recruiter for more than 40 years. Follow him at the Big Game Hunter, Inc. on LinkedIn for more...
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Here, Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter discusses another stupid resume mistake that too many job hunters commit. ——————————————————————————————————————————— Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter has been a recruiter for more than 40 years. Follow him at the Big Game Hunter, Inc. on LinkedIn for more articles, videos and podcasts than what are offered here and...
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