Be The Hero In The Career ‘Story of You’ During An Interview: Part 3 - Act I

Be The Hero In The Career ‘Story of You’ During An Interview: Part 3 – Act I

All stories that we hear are basically the same three act structure, so there is no reason that  the interview stories that we ar...

How To Tell The ‘Story of You’ In A Job Interview: Part 2 - Plots

How To Tell The ‘Story of You’ In A Job Interview: Part 2 – Plots

Last week I wrote about the importance of being able to tell a good story about yourself in an interview. Before we even get into ...

How to Tell the ‘Story of You’ in A Job Interview: Part 1

How to Tell the ‘Story of You’ in A Job Interview: Part 1

So, you have gotten the interview that you desired and you know that you are going to be asked once, twice, maybe five or six time...

Turned Down For A Job? Decide If It’s Time For ‘Fight or Flight’

Turned Down For A Job? Decide If It’s Time For ‘Fight or Flight’

We all want to be wanted.  And no matter, how we brush it off, it hurts when someone turns us down. We are confident enough in ou...

How Important Are Your Friends In Finding Your Next Job?

How Important Are Your Friends In Finding Your Next Job?

A very close friend or mine acknowledges that four of the six jobs in his career came from me referring him to recruiters who had ...

Corporate Garanimals: How to Determine If A Company Is Right For You

Corporate Garanimals: How to Determine If A Company Is Right For You

I so wish that there would have been Garanimals when I was growing up. I would have been so much better dressed and think of all t...

Tips To Define Your Resume Story

Tips To Define Your Resume Story

I don’t know how many times in my career I have looked at a resume and thought to myself, “there is no story here”.  A resu...

When the Music Starts...

When the Music Starts…

The word has come down from on high that “the recession has ended.”  When this declaration trickles down to the employment ma...

Follow the Money, Find A Job

Follow the Money, Find A Job

My co-author of our book Talent Force (Prentice-Hall 2006), Hank Stringer (who is also a Clearview contributor), and I wrote about...

Don’t Get Caught ‘Pulling a W’ During a Job Interview

Don’t Get Caught ‘Pulling a W’ During a Job Interview

These past few weeks have seen a number of guffaws and acts of incivility and decorum.  It started with Congressman Joe Wilson, s...