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By Jobulo In Advice Articles, Job Interviews Job interviews – we’ve all been there. Whether it’s sitting alongside other candidates in a workshop interview, sitting in front of multiple interviewers in a group job interview or having a one-to-one, they are all just as nerve-wracking as each other! But when it comes to job interviews there are number of things you can do in preparation which will improve you

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Counter Offers

What are Counter Offers? A counter offer sometimes happens when you tell your current employer that you are leaving for a better opportunity. Your current employer panics and immediately offers you a raise and/or increased responsibility if you stay with the company. Reasons Companies Extend a Counter Offer: Department morale suffers when people leave. Employee resignations do not look good on a manager's record. It is cheap

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Questions To Ask

The following are questions you may want to ask during the interview (select 1 or 2): Why is this position open? Where do you see the company in 5 years? What makes you successful, and different from your competitors? How long have you (the interviewer) been here, and what do you like most about your position, and the company? What qualities would your ideal candidate have? Listen and make sure you later brin

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Interview Questions

The following are questions you may hear in the interview, and some possible suggested responses: "Tell me about yourself." They're looking for a concise, descriptive, and informative summary of more current and relevant career information, not long past, personal information. "Why do you want to work at (Their Company Name)? " This is where your website and company history homework pays off. Give examples

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Face To Face Interview Tips

Be Prepared Prior to your visit, educate yourself about the company - go through their website and write down several questions that come to mind. Look them up on Google. Know the reason why you'd like to work at the company. People take notice when you show interest in or have knowledge of their company and/or products. Know Your Directions Make sure the directions you received are accurate. Nothing says, "I'm not prepar

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Telephone Interview Tips

Research Prior to the phone call, research their website at length. Why are you Interviewing? Know the reason why you would like to work at the company. Laundry List Have a list of accomplishments and pertinent skills in front of you and know why are you a fit for the job. If you can not articulate this effectively, you may not get to the face to face interview. Privacy Please Schedule the interview at a time and number wh

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