314 results for tag: ExecuNet Master Class


Going from Candidate to Human Being

When you are asked in the course of an interview to tell them about yourself you can go with the standard highlights or your career with some personal details thrown in for color or you can paint a picture of you as a person with your career woven into the ...
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Savvy Questions to Ask During an Interview

An executive-level interview is not a one way street when it comes to the interview. They need you to want you to say yes and be sure about it if you agree to sign on for a leadership position. This means you get to ask probing questions of the people ...
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Taking Unfair Advantage of Your Age

According to AARP, over 61% of employees in the United States over age 45 have seen or experienced aged discrimination in the workplace, and 38% of people believe it is common to see ageism. On average, a 54-years-old job seeker will be in search for close to ...
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How to Overcome Age Bias in Your Job Search

Ageism in a job search is a real issue. Older workers can face high hurdles in the competition for jobs—often due to tired misconceptions and just plain and simple age discrimination that, sadly, is pervasive in the employment market. In this Q&A, ...
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Job Search Strategy at the Senior Executive Level

Landing the ideal position requires careful planning, thoughtful strategy and flawless execution. With that in mind,  ExecuNet's Head of Learning, Tony Vlahos, opened a VIP-only Q&A with this question: "At a high level, what does a working job ...
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When They Expect You to be Younger

The interview has just started and you can't shake the feeling that they were expecting you to be younger. Harriette Lowenthal, ExecuNet's Director of Career Services, talks about what you need to have prepared for this situation. You may also be ...
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Courage and Leadership a Talk by Lara Stein and Kaila Colbin

In this extra-special session of ExecuNet Master Class, Boma Co-founders, Lara Stein and Kaila Colbin discuss two essential skills for senior executives: courage and leadership. As a certified Dare To Lead facilitator who has trained with Dr. Brené ...
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The Impression You Want to Leave After an Interview

ExecuNet's Head of Learning, Tony Vlahos, hosts Q&A sessions with ExecuNet career strategists to shed light on the topics most important to executive job seekers today. This time they discussed the post-interview impressions you leave behind. ...
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Bringing Notes to Your Interview

You probably wouldn't bring notes to a face-to-face interview, but in a video interview it's quite easy to have bullet point reminders to yourself so that you are sure to share the examples you have practiced that will advance you as a candidate. E...
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Body Language and Attire for a Video Interview

ExecuNet's Head of Learning, Tony Vlahos, hosts Q&A sessions with ExecuNet career strategists to shed light on the topics most important to executive job seekers today. This time they talk about how body language and attire can be different when in a ...
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Staging Your Video Interview

Preparing for an interview in today's job world has an added element: considering everything that will be visible on camera. It is highly unlikely you won't have some video interviews, so you need to practice and prepare your on-camera area. That means ...
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What You Should Understand About a Prospective Employer

Before you even set foot in the building for a face-to-face interview, and these days this can be applied to pre-Zoom call, too, there are many things a job seeker needs to do to prepare. The interview is all about showing how well you fit and that you ...
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