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How to Answer: Tell Me About Yourself

Posted by Kathleen McEnaney on May 23, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Whether it’s a phone interview or an in-person interview one of the most common first questions a hiring manager will ask is “tell me about yourself.” It can be a terrifying open-ended question that makes any job seeker nervous. My initial reaction was always, “how do I sum up my life and career in a few sentences?” By preparing yourself for this anticipated question, the nerves will be pushed aside and you will be able to show the hiring manager why you are the perfect candidate for the job.

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The 6 Things Recruiters Look for in Your LinkedIn Profile

Posted by Kathleen McEnaney on Feb 27, 2018 9:34:19 AM

Your LinkedIn profile may be a more powerful tool in your job search than you think! As a recruiter, I am personally looking at hundreds of LinkedIn profiles a week and searching for qualified candidates for a number of different roles. A truly complete and effective LinkedIn profile will catch my eye and are the ones that I immediately reach out to.

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5 Essential Phone Interview Questions to Be Prepared To Answer

Posted by Kathleen McEnaney on Jul 11, 2017 10:37:11 AM

Congratulations! You’ve just landed a phone interview for a position that you are extremely interested in. You may be a little bummed that it is not a face-to-face interview, but more often than not companies are now starting the interviewing process with a phone interview. These calls can range anywhere from ten to thirty minutes or more and are a great way for hiring managers to identify the most promising candidates. A successful phone interview can help to secure an in-person interview, so do not take them lightly!

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