• March 29, 2021

    Posted on LinkedIn: March 29, 2021 My client was all set to meet my candidate. Both on paper and in previous interviews, we seemed to have a great match. But...

  • November 24, 2020

    “How did my candidate do in the interview?” I asked. “I think his experience may be good,” replied the hiring manager. “But I couldn’t tell if he’s really what we...

  • November 11, 2020

    “Hey, you’re a recruiter, right?” “Yes,” I said, wondering what was coming next. “I have an interview tomorrow,” said my friend. “How do I answer the money question?” “Try this,”...

  • October 25, 2020

    There are many interview questions that can be confusing if you take them too literally. Here are a few examples: What is your most recent example of conflict resolution? What...

  • September 20, 2020

    This common interview question proves difficult for many job seekers.  It can be particularly difficult for those who are still trying to figure out what they want in a career....

  • September 5, 2020

    "Why do you want to leave your current employer?" I got a call from a candidate this week.  He's interviewing for a new job, and was looking for advice on...

  • May 19, 2020

    It’s the new normal. Since the COVID pandemic began, video interviews are now standard for job seekers, so if you’re looking for a new role, it’s almost guaranteed that you...

  • April 24, 2020

    How do I know when it’s appropriate to tell a story or give an example? When have I said too much in a job interview? Or too little? As a...