232 results for tag: interviewing


Insights from ExecuNet-hosted Recruiter Summit

We recently hosted a summit of a few hundred executive recruiters. Our ExecuNetSelect recruiting partner Barbara Bruno, an internationally recognized recruiting expert and recruiter trainer, led a masterful presentation to help them with the top seven ...
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Best Questions to Ask an Interviewer

Have you ever left an interview frustrated because you never had the opportunity to emphasize your greatest talents? The unfortunate reality is not everyone in the hiring process has the authority to hire you, but they do have the power to screen you out. ...
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Things are Different When Looking for a Job at the Executive Level

It's gold medal or bust in the job search world. Getting onto the podium simply isn't good enough. But that's what's going to happen if you're an executive who is approaching your job search in a non-executive manner. Need help telling your story? ExecuN...
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Does Your Job Search Need a Marketing Makeover?

Chances are your next job will come through a second- or third-degree connection in your network. That doesn't mean your message is "I'm looking for a new job" or "Do you know of anything I'd be good for?" According to our career strategists, for most ...
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How to Solve the No-offer Mystery and Get the Job

Shocked. Heartbroken. These days more and more job seekers at the senior levels are reporting they nailed the interview – but were stunned not to get the offer. Why? Like many in today's executive hiring market, you might be getting a lot of attention ...
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Ready for Your Closeup? 6 Tips for Mastering the Art of Video Interviewing

As people continue to work remotely and replace high-fives with fist bumps or wave-like gestures from a safe distance, chances are high your big job interview will get moved from in-person to video. What do you do? How do you prepare differently than ...
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Recruiter Straight Talk on Resumes and LinkedIn Profiles

ExecuNetSelect Recruiter Jeff Hyman is known in the ExecuNet community for his fantastic job search advice and for giving it to you straight with no sugar coating. Here we have Jeff doing what he does best: delivering executive-level job search advice that is ...
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Post Interview, Turn Your “Thank You” Into Networking

Everyone knows to send a "thank you" note of some sort after an interview. But what goes into that thank you note to make it effective? Listen to ExecuNet's Head of Learning Tony Vlahos and Director of Career Services Harriette Lowenthal talk about topics ...
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Here’s What to Give Them When the Interview is Over

What about when the interview is over? What can we leave behind? It can't be the resume; they had that before the interview. ExecuNet's Director of Career Services Harriette Lowenthal explains that those we coach are armed with an Executive ValuGraphic that ...
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The Surprisingly Challenging Interview Question

There must be something wrong with you! You prepare for job interviews ready to sell yourself, with examples of all that you've accomplished. The last thing on your mind is how you lost the XYZ account three years ago or how you failed Jim as his manager ...
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The Question I Ask Every Candidate

I can smell it. The job market is gaining steam. Fast. At first, I thought it was just my gut. Finally, this morning, I found some data to back it up: The CEO of Indeed, now the largest online job board, says "There are more new jobs posted on Indeed now ...
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Talking About Your Results in a Meaningful Way

It is vital to have quantitative results available when you are interviewing. You want the interviewer to see how you have moved top line results. Beyond the numbers, you will want to be able to talk about how you have qualitatively influenced results in a ...
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