How to ace a short phone interview - 10 Prep steps

‘Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take a step.” – Naeem Callaway “A recruiter just sent me an email request for a 15-minute phone interview. Seriously? What on earth can he accomplish with me in just 15...

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Hidden job market: 6 reasons companies don't post their jobs online

Hidden job market: 6 reasons companies don't post their jobs online “I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean, American Singer/Television Performer and Sausage Entrepreneur The hidden market is real! 80% of the...

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State your name. Your full name. Or you may as well stay home.

“There Is No Point Going Anywhere If People Don’t Remember You Were There” – Patricia Fripp Your last name matters much more than you think Any time you meet someone new, do yourself a favor and share your first AND last name. I know it feels formal. I also know that many of...

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Hourly vs. Salary: WAIT! Before you say yes, make sure the rate really is right for you

Hourly vs. salary: WAIT! Before you say yes, make sure the rate really is right for you One of the hardest things to learn as a consultant is how to set - and get - the right price for your services. Charge too much and you'll get rejected. Charge too little and you'll live to regret it....

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Why won't that recruiter present me

Why won't that recruiter present me Have you ever interviewed for a job you just KNOW you were perfect for ... only to be rejected by the recruiter? You are not alone. Sadly, this happens every single day.. Want to know why? In this video, Catherine will help you understand the 4 biggest...

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How to quit your job (and not burn bridges)

“I got my dream job! The trouble is, I just started another job 3 months ago. How do I quit without burning bridges in my career forever? My current boss is such a jerk, I’m tempted to quit without giving her any notice … and let the door smack her on my way out. However, I can almost hear you...

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Best career advice nobody will give you ... until it's too late

Best interview prep (Creepy interview) Tom just nailed a job interview. He got an offer on the spot! Listen in to learn how. Catherine Byers Breet will teach you how to do it, too. After 21 years on the hiring side of the desk, she knows what it takes to get you hired!

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Best interview prep (Creepy interview)

Best interview prep (Creepy interview) Tom just nailed a job interview. He got an offer on the spot! Listen in to learn how. Catherine Byers Breet will teach you how to do it, too. After 21 years on the hiring side of the desk, she knows what it takes to get you hired!

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Consulting job hopper wants a full time job. Will anyone hire him?

Consulting job hopper wants a full time job. Will anyone hire him? Charles has the same problem a lot of people do: a bunch of short-term jobs. After ten years of consulting, he wants to get a full-time job. Even though he's been a consultant, employers are still skittish about hiring a...

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Shut Up + Listen aka How to Avoid the #1 Interview Mistake

Shut Up + Listen aka How to Avoid the #1 Interview Mistake I almost fell over when my co-worker Scott told me how to fix my candidate interview problem. However, after several of my outstanding candidates got rejected in their final interviews, I was desperate for some good advice. Scott...

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