The HR interviewers tend to review your resume carefully and will notice if you have bee out of work between positions, and this is often seen as a sign that one of your job stints didn’t go, as you would have planned for.
Clearing the HR interview requires dexterity in handling technical and non-technical questions with the same finesse, here are five HR interview questions that can throw you off the guard and reduce your chances of securing the job.
It takes less than a minute for people to assess and make a first impression about the personality of a stranger. When it comes to getting a job and placing yourself before the interview panel, you must be extra careful not to disappoint. There is never a second change to […]
Your resume is a potent tool that can land you a HR interview call and maybe a dream job?you’ve?been waiting for. These resume writing tips can increase your chances of securing an interview call. Your Resume?Communicates How You Fit the Job A resume is actually a short account of a […]
You have secured a job interview, great news, but remember so have another several people. The objective ahead is to secure the role and stand out from the crowd as on paper most applicants have the relevant skills in question to fill the role. Research: Research, research, research! Interviewers are […]
Human Resource managers may ask tricky HR interview questions to save time and try to figure out what kind of employee you really are. Joyce Lain Kennedy, a nationally syndicated careers columnist says?outlines the?10 Trickiest Interview Questions & Their Answers Kennedy says that even if job hunters have rehearsed anticipated […]
These are top 10 HR interview questions and will help you in preparing for the interview. when responding to HR interview questions keep your answers brief and to the point.? If you are faced with a difficult HR interview question, make sure you stay calm, don’t get defensive, and take […]
As if a one-on-one interview wasn?t stressful enough ?. there is the dreaded Panel Interview! If the thought of facing a panel of interviews sends you into a tailspin, you are not alone. Panel interviews are most commonly used for government positions within Australia. The panel is made up of […]
These are by far the most popular style of interview. You meet one-on-one with a representative of the company, more often than not, the manager you will be reporting to, or, in some cases, a representative from the HR department. If you reach this stage of being offered an interview […]
The key to a good interview lies in your ability to research, prepare and rehearse. There are many different styles of interview and understanding how these work can help you prepare in advance so you don?t freeze with nerves. Telephone interviews are becoming increasingly common. However, the mere thought of […]
This is one of the most difficult parts of the job search process for many. Go in too high and you may price yourself out of the job, go in too low and you?ll be selling yourself short and be forever kicking yourself. My advice is to discuss salary in […]
We spend a great deal of time talking to recruiters, employers and human resource staff every week. I recently sent an email asking some of them what they would list as their top 3 peeves when it came to receiving resumes and short-listing candidates. You should have seen my inbox […]
Using the STAR method is one of the most effective ways of getting your message across to potential employers whether in your resume or at interview. Applied correctly the STAR method can significantly improve your job search. It works!
When you first start looking for a job you?re excited ? you jump online and blast your resume off to anything that looks remotely interesting. You are thinking about you ? ?Hmm, that sounds good, I might like to work in that role ??, hit Send and away it goes! […]
How you present at interview is so important. But have you thought about how your body language will either support or kill your chances of securing the job? Being given an interview is exciting and your preparation starts straight away ? what you will wear, how you will get […]