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Mastering the Phone Interview

The phone rings, and you’re working on a myriad of different tasks (perhaps none of them related to your job search).  You pick up the line and suddenly you find yourself speaking to a potential employer that you sent your resume to 3 months ago. Even with no warning of the all-importan...

How to Interview The Company: Part 1

In the end, all that you have is the experience you get. When you go to work for a company, you are putting your career capital to work. You must understand how the company is going to increase the value of your investment. A long time ago, people didn't have to think about this as much...

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Broach the Salary Topic

In real estate sales, the conventional wisdom is that the person who mentions money first, loses - or at least is at a disadvantage during the negotiation. The same notion has been bouncing around the job-search advice-o-sphere for years, but here it doesn't fit so well. It's easy to see t...