How to Respond to Curveball Interview Questions

Whilst many people may not be fans of classic interview questions such as, ‘tell me about yourself’ or ‘what are your strengths/weaknesses?’ there is an almost comforting predictability to them. Questions to assess skills and experience can, to a certain extent, be predicted too, by analysing the job description. Tough questions can also be anticipated, … Continue reading “How to Respond to Curveball Interview Questions”

#34- Competing in Today’s Job Market with Daisy Wright

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:26 — 26.4MB)Subscribe to The CareerMetis Podcast iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSDaisy Wright is a certified career management and leadership coach who collaborates with executives, managers and mid-career professionals in order to help them get hired faster. Daisy … Continue reading “#34- Competing in Today’s Job Market with Daisy Wright”

Simple Tricks to Crack Any IT Related Job Interview

During a recent study, it was found that approximately 80% of candidates experience phobia/fear during an Interview. But only a few who overcome this fear, increase their probability of being successful. It is no secret, but by following certain tips and tricks it may help you achieve your dream job in the IT sector. Certain … Continue reading “Simple Tricks to Crack Any IT Related Job Interview”

Advice For Your Second Round Interview

You’ve made it to the second round of interviews, congratulations. Now what? The odds are in your favour, but the job isn’t in the bag yet. Your initial interview is all about creating a strong first impression, the next phase of growth is where the real competition starts. In your second interview, you need to … Continue reading “Advice For Your Second Round Interview”

7 Job Interview Hacks from a Veteran Recruiter

Got an interview coming up? Want to nail it? As a recruiter for companies like Google, Coca-Cola, Bigcommerce and most recently the company I co-founded, Betterteam, I’ve interviewed candidates for thousands of positions over the years. I’ve seen lots of candidates give awesome interviews, and loads of less-than-spectacular ones too. Over the years I’ve been … Continue reading “7 Job Interview Hacks from a Veteran Recruiter”

Conquer The Job Search Process In 10 Easy Steps!

There is no denying that many people trying to get a job these days will have a tough time. The turbulent economy in some countries/regions has meant some employers aren’t hiring many people. That means more people are applying for the smaller pool of jobs available on the market! The sad truth about job searching … Continue reading “Conquer The Job Search Process In 10 Easy Steps!”

How To Answer The Question “Why Do You Want To Work For Us”

The question seems ludicrous at first glance and it is hard to believe the answer can’t be more complicated than “I need a job and I match the qualifications of the position.” After all, what could they really expect? That you are passionate about data entry? That you spent your whole life aspiring to sell … Continue reading “How To Answer The Question “Why Do You Want To Work For Us””

How to Prepare and Crack a Digital Marketing Interview

Woohoo! Yes! You fist pump in celebration that you have finally received the call to go in and interview for a Digital Marketing job that you have been eyeing. After the excitement has faded, you realize that you haven’t yet landed the job. You are confident about your skills and experience, but you are now … Continue reading “How to Prepare and Crack a Digital Marketing Interview”

5 Tips to Help You Nail Your Next Computer Science Job Interview

In terms of job availability, computer science and other IT-related fields have more opportunities than just about any other industry. However, just because companies are looking to hire more individuals than ever before doesn’t mean that it’s necessarily easy to get a computer science job. As always, companies are looking to hire the best of … Continue reading “5 Tips to Help You Nail Your Next Computer Science Job Interview”

12 Tips to Improve Your Interview Skills and Beat the Competition

Facing the selection panel for a job interview is one daunting task that we must face when we are looking to be employed. The fact that, you know you will face intense competition from other job seekers, makes preparing for the interview more difficult. For you to succeed in the interview, proper preparation is required … Continue reading “12 Tips to Improve Your Interview Skills and Beat the Competition”