Is it a bad move for me to change careers before I really break into the field?

April 12, 2009 by  
Filed under Change Jobs

from_me_to_you asked: Is it a bad move for me to change careers before I really break into the field? I am a recent graduate looking for employment in the advertising/ pr fields. What I am finding is that many companies are not hiring by merit but by who they know, race, and ... Continue Reading

why did you choose___ for employment? why should i hire you?

April 12, 2009 by  
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ash asked: How do i answer these questions so that i leave a good impression at a job interview? why did you choose____ for employment? why should i hire you? i need some ideas on what people are looking for when they say decribe yourself… i would love to have some answers. thnx Additional Details i ... Continue Reading

What would you say about your unemployment?

April 9, 2009 by  
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caizi asked: What would you say about your unemployment? Hi everybody, I am looking for a job now, but the problem is since I graduated six months ago, I have been staying at home. Because when I was about to graduate, I was suffering from a strange illness that my hair was falling ... Continue Reading

How to quit the job without risking good references?

April 8, 2009 by  
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ballaeri asked: How do I quit the job I hate without risking good references? I hate my job, but I’m working hard and doing well. They expect me to work for another 3 months but I want to leave after 5 weeks. How can I leave tactfully and amicably without hurting my ... Continue Reading

Is my employer allowed to make me take a career break if im signed off with stress?

April 5, 2009 by  
Filed under Time & Stress Management

paul r asked: my wife has cancer for the second time in 8 months and we have been told by the doctors she has a real fight on her hands and i have been off work with stress since march when we found out the cancer was back. we have 2 ... Continue Reading

What to look for when choosing an internship between media and entertainment

April 4, 2009 by  
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Nothing more than a thrill to discover a talent manager in a large unexpected internal eye – especially in the media and entertainment. A connoisseur of good, however, is teachable and experienced leaders know how to spot the people with passion for their fields of study. Passion is an important quality ... Continue Reading

Advice for landing retail marketing jobs

April 4, 2009 by  
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If you have finally decided that his goal in life is to be a success story for marketing at retail, you’re ready to move to charter the path to achieve that goal. As with any attempt to find a financial job, you should be able to reach the market until ... Continue Reading

Second interview – what should you expect?

April 4, 2009 by  
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Kitty asked: I had my initial interview at a bank last week with an HR representative. I’m assuming it went well because she said she’d give my information directly to the branch manager which is the next step in the hiring process. The branch manager called me yesterday and set up ... Continue Reading

What’s the best excuse to say when telling your boss that you are quitting your job?

April 2, 2009 by  
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dawn asked: I’ve been there for a while and they asked me if I was planing on staying “permanently” when they hired me and I said yeah. BUT, I hate it and I have been looking at different job postings that I feel would be more interesting. If I get a ... Continue Reading

Return into the job market after self-employment

April 2, 2009 by  
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Reentering the job market after self-employment is not an easy task. Before you even consider taking this step you need to consider changing job situation very carefully. Job entails a completely different work. 1) Decision making. Self-employed workers are responsible for their own decision. To employment will have to leave behind ... Continue Reading