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Quick Interview Tips #11-16!

11. Send a thank you letter via email to your recruiter, not directly to the interviewer/client.  Your recruiter will forward to the interviewer/client.
12. Be aware of your language.  Avoid vocal filters such as “like”, “um”, “you know”.
13. Answer questions within 60 seconds or your will lose your listener, don’t ramble.
14. Make sure that you show interest in and enthusiasm for working for the employer.
15. Be prepared, but don’t sound rehearsed.
16. Expect to hear, “tell me about yourself”.

 

Check back for more tips next week!

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How to Establish Yourself in the Office

How to Establish Yourself in the Office

Great article for new hires!

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Quick Interview tips #6-10!

6. Don’t let your guard down.  No matter how friendly the interviewer is, you must always remember that he/she is not your friend.
7. Answer the interviewer’s questions in a direct and concise manner.
8. Have questions prepared, even questions about company culture, environment, work schedule, etc. 
9. Wear your best suit.
10. Maintain direct eye contact with the interviewer; this will show that you are confident in your abilities and that you have nothing to hide.

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Quick Interview Tips #1-5

Welcome to the beginning of our segment on quick interview tips. These tips are good to have and can help you in any kind of interview situation !!
 
  1.  Identify your accomplishments before you go on an interview
  2. Understand the job’s description and be prepared to recall specific actions and behaviors that address the required skills.
  3. Don’t make vague proclamations of your skills.  Small but telling actions and behaviors are more important than grandiose but unsubstantiated claims of job success.
  4. Determine which of your skills, traits or experiences the employer needs.
  5. If faced with negative questions, look for a positive spin.
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How can Beckertek help you?

At Becker Staffing, we evaluate the history, capabilities, needs and objectives of each individual through extensive interviews. This helps to assure good results for both our candidates and our clients. Our ability to identify the best candidates and to follow up effectively also contributes to our high rate of success. Most of all, our relationships are based on mutual respect, complete confidentiality and the utmost in professionalism.

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Tips for the Live Interview #5-6

5.     DRESS FOR SUCCESS

  • Men should wear a dark business suit, white shirt, conservative tie and polished black shoes.
  • Women should wear a dress with jacket or professional pantsuit.

 

6.     SHOW ENTHUSIASM

  • Make good eye contact with your interviewer
  • Maintain a consistent positive attitude through your interview
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News on Jobs

Are you currently searching for a job or new career change? We would like to help you! Check our News on Jobs tab weekly for updates on current jobs we are looking to place. 

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Phone Interview tips #21-25!

21. Do not talk in a negative way about last position, manager or company.

22. Have a list of prepared questions.  This shows your preparedness and indicates you are mature, professional and interested.  A lack of questions can be mistaken as a lack of interest. Some possibilities might be:

  1. What would I be expected to accomplish in this position?
  2. What are YOUR (the interviewer) expectations of this position over the next six months? Over the next year?
  3. What will it take to be successful in this position?
  4. How do you define or rate success in this position?
  5. What are some characteristics of your successful staff?
  6. What is the company culture like?
  7. What are the greatest challenges in this position?
  8. How do you think I fit the position?

23. If they have answered all your questions just say “I did have questions but you have answered them all”.

24. Express interest in going to the next step.

25. If you are comfortable you can ask where you fit in with the other people they have interviewed

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6 jobs that are in demand | Career Builder

Hear what Career Builder has to say about 6 of the most in demand jobs out there currently! Then, check out the rest of the article at..

http://www.theworkbuzz.com/news/6-jobs-that-are-in-demand-now/

What are your thoughts? Do you have a job in one of these fields or are currently searching for one?

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Hashtags + Job Search

Using hashtags in your job search!

Interesting article on how to utilize hashtags on Twitter when searching for a job. Great advice!

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