What is the Difference Between a Leader and a Manager?

SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 | BY LIA
Difference Between A Leader & Manager

When companies hire people to take on any type of management position, they are looking for individuals that can come into their organization and immediately boost productivity – both in the position itself, and in those around them. Anyone that supervises or manages any type of staff is responsible not only for the project, but[…]
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7 Tips for Killing Any Networking Event

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 | BY LIA
Networking Events

Networking isn’t something that is optional, it is a critical part of job search success. In fact, many experts argue that when it comes to finding a new job the connections you make via networking are more important than your actual job skills. If we accept that as true, then 3 things become critically important[…]
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How To Get An Interview With The Company You Want Even When They Are Not Hiring

SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 | BY LIA
Getting An Interview With Companies Not Hiring

Some companies are simply better places to work than others. Companies like AirBnB, LinkedIn, and Google consistently rate in the Top 10 list of companies in terms of employee satisfaction, and there are many smaller companies and startups that have developed excellent reputations for being great employers that are simply too small to be represented[…]
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How to Pick and Choose Your Work Samples

SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 | BY LIA
Choosing Work Samples For A Portfolio

For most job applications, all you need is a resume (or CV) and a cover letter. But there are some jobs – particularly jobs that rely on creative services – that may also request work samples. This is especially common for careers that include: Graphic Designer Content Writer Architect Website Designer Photographer Any job where[…]
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How to Handle the Pauses During Phone Interview Conversations

AUGUST 30, 2016 | BY LIA
Phone Interview Pauses

As more and more companies receive hundreds of applications for each open position, the number of companies that call people before they invite them to an in-person interview is going to continue to rise. Phone interviews ensure that companies can quickly narrow down the applicant pool without the hassle of meeting each individual applicant in[…]
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5 Pre Screen Interview Questions You Need To Nail

AUGUST 29, 2016 | BY LIA
Pre Screening Interview Questions

The Pre Screening interview is designed to help the recruiter eliminate as many unsuitable candidates as possible before they put aside a whole lot of time to interview people face to face. Considering the fact that the pre screen interview is usually conducted over the phone in just 20-30 minutes, there is only enough time[…]
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