Strategic Interviewing

When potential employers call applicants to schedule interviews, I have always believed in not being overanxious and try and schedule the interview with the idea of NOT being the first applicant to be interviewed, with the idea of pushing the interview to a week later, so that one is not going towards the front of the line. It has been my experience that being the first candidate to interview allows the potential employer to compare that…

Pretty wierd being paranoid at being the 1st applicant, I always thought that they put the best ones 1st?? But hey now days they…

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Do interviews freak you out?

It can feel a little difficult to prepare for an interview when you are not sure what to expect.

In this 1 minute video produced by one of our talented interns Rachel Swansburg real Jobcase employees share their interview tips with you!

Make sure to watch the video so you feel more confident and prepared before your next interview.

So tell us, did we miss anything?

What are some interview tips that have worked well for you in the past?

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ARE YOU MANAGEMENT MATERIAL?

Are You Ready For Management?

Most of us, during some point in our career will face the opportunity to move into a management role. Making the steps up into a management position may not appeal to everyone, but for those who embrace this step, it is an important professional milestone. Before you embark into a leadership position or rush to accept a promotion you've been offered from your employer, you should spend some time to reflect on your…

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This is great information.Thank you!
A book to read ( worth your time) is "It's Your Ship by Captain D. Michael Abrashoff. Gives…

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7 - FEARS TO AVOID: No. #4. Paycheck to Paycheck [IBYC]

I'm telling you the truth...(MUST READ)

THOUGHT: After surveying over 100+ people regarding their top fears, many people seem to keep this one on the list:

PAYCHECK TO PAYCHECK: Living from Paycheck to Paycheck is one of the scariest feelings you'll ever know. Don't worry, it's not your fault! Your job doesn't pay you enough; your bills are too high; you can't afford health care; you're struggling to buy groceries, then, your biggest worries…

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Thanks for sharing Edward Alexander !

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WAKE-UP EARLY AND BE EXCEPTIONAL! [IBYC]

I'm telling you the truth...(What you do consistently makes the difference.)

THOUGHT: We wake-up in the morning and do at least 4- Definite Things Without Fail: We...

1) Check for Emails.
2) Check for Text Messages.
3) Check for Missed Phone Calls.
4) Listen to Negative Morning News.

Listen carefully, you will either reprogram yourself for SUCCESS or continue to run to relieve the stress. That's a Fact!

THRUST: Success comes from repeating…

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Thanks for sharing this, Edward Alexander !

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'Dress to Impress' job workshop and men's suit giveaway Sept. 21

Encouragement Unlimited Inc. will sponsor its 13th Dress to Impress job workshop and men's suit giveaway on Saturday, Sept. 21 at the Clyde Malone Community Center, 2032 U St.

The job workshop will begin at 9:30 a.m. offering critical job search tips, tools, and techniques. The suit giveaway for the general public begins at 11 a.m. and will end at 3 p.m.

Men will be able to receive gently used suits, jackets, slacks, and accessories at no cost…

What a great service for jobseekers who may need some help looking professional. Thanks so much for sharing more about this event…

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DECIDING YOUR DAY, DEPENDS ON YOU! [IBYC]

I'm telling you the truth...

THOUGHT: The first 20 - 30 minutes (estimated) sets the flow, spirit or attitude of your day. If you haven't decided what level or frequency you're going to operate on...Guess what? You're in for a mental surprise!

Your systematic thought process have defaults the are preset to decided for you after an estimated 33 - 35 minutes after your original thought process subsides. (Do your homework).

TIMEOUT! Yes, it can…

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Having a good morning routine definitely sets the rest of the day off right. Thanks for reminding us to be mindful of how we start…

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Aging unemployed Americans struggle to find work - The ugly truth

Despite improving job data, older unemployed workers are having more trouble finding work, as companies favor less-experienced, cheaper candidates. Tracy Smith looks into what it takes to find a job for an unemployed baby boomer.

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Thanks for bringing more attention to the impact of ageism in hiring practices today. I certainly think this topic deserves our…

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STOP PLACING LIMITATIONS ON YOURSELF! [IBYC]

I'm telling you the truth...

THOUGHT: What limits a person from having more in life? What prevents a person from increasing the quality of life, the life they really deserve? Everything amounts to the way you think?

THRUST: Dissolve the old thinking mentality and weld together your new thinking personality and attract things in your life you really deserve.

I Believe You Can...!

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Thanks for sharing, Edward Alexander !

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MASTER AND MANIFEST YOUR DREAMS! [IBYC]

I'm telling you the truth...

THOUGHT: Our lives are shaped outwardly, by the thoughts we maneuver inwardly. ~ Edward Alexander

THRUST: If you want a brighter tomorrow, you have to start thinking about a better today!

Everything you want outside, is first developed inside of YOU!

I Believe You Can...!

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Thanks for sharing, Edward Alexander !

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Found employment

After working in a facility as a CNA, I was released under false pretenses. They fired me because I turned in one of the nurses for spending more time outside on the smoke deck than inside doing her job. The same RN that I turned in was really very good friends with the d o n in layman's terms that is the director of nursing. They got me fired by saying that I was not taking care of one of my clients. When in reality that client was not even…

Always remember that people are in general selfish and petty. It's never about WHAT you know, or how hard you work, or how…

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