Career Coach Office Hours: July 9 2024

By Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter

I answered questions about #jobsearch. In the future, if you can’t attend live, mark that you’ll attend on LinkedIn, message your question to me there, and watch the replay

Interviewing and Hiring Leaders

00:00 Intro

00:59 An announcement about episode 3000 and a special offer about JobSearch.Community

03:26 The jobs report

05:53 When your LinkedIn public visibility is off, can people still find your profile & see it using their LinkedIn search? (I know it won’t show in a Google search, but wondering if it shows in a LinkedIn search)

07:48 Is it a red flag if a hiring manager asks for an interview on the same day I applied?

08:54 How can a job seeker obtain a job for which they are overqualified? How can you convince the employer that you will accept low pay and stick with the organization for the long haul?

15:24 JobSearch.Community

16:04 What is the best answer for the interview question “tell me about yourself” for software professionals?

19:06 Is it bad to appear eager in a job interview?

22:41 Is it common for employers to verify job titles when checking references?

24:06 How do I include experience that isn’t from a job on a resume?

26:17 Is it recommended to include previous internships on LinkedIn profiles?

27:35 I’m 50 years old and find it difficult to find a job – any ideas?

28:57 What is a good number of pages for a resume? I’m 57 with 33 years of experience.

31:47 Is it good to use the word “I” as little as possible in a cover letter? As to make it more about the recipient.

35:06 Outro

Job Hunting and The 10,000 Rule.


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