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Think Like a Shark to Win the Hiring Game

By Lee Hecht Harrison on January 29, 2015

To stand out in the interview process, think like a shark and be prepared to tell potential employers what you have to offer, how much you’re worth, how you’re different from the competition and how you’ve invested in yourself in order to succeed.

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Ask These Five Questions to Build Rapport With Your Interviewer

By Lee Hecht Harrison on November 6, 2014

Personalizing your interview through questions directly related to the hiring manager’s experience warms the meeting, stimulates interest, encourages conversation and builds rapport—all while providing the vital intelligence you need to make a sound career decision. Have these five questions ready for your next interview.

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Four Tips to Selecting the Best References

By Greg Simpson on August 19, 2014

Thanks to Internet search engines and social media, today’s employers have access to a treasure trove of information on prospective job candidates. And, even with all of this information, employers still check references. Unfortunately, some job candidates don’t do a great job of selecting the right people to act as a reference. Here are four tips to help secure the best references.

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