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Should I lie in an interview?

Should I lie in an interview? People always say to me that everyone lies in interviews. If this is the case, I would not like to know the truth around some of the stories I have heard if the lie is anything to go by! In my experience, most people are thankfully not very good liars. In an interview setting where they are under pressure, they often resort to telling the truth, even when they had planned a lie. This...

How do I compete with younger job seekers?

How do I compete with younger job seekers? Many people worry that job hunting becomes more difficult as they get older, especially when they are over 50. Like any jobseeker, you are competing against the population and so you need to focus on your unique selling points, skills, core competencies and experience that makes you the right fit for the role in which you are applying. If you focus on competing against...

How to deal with rejection while job hunting

How to deal with rejection while job hunting Rejection is never pleasant and rejection while job hunting is no different. The key is to try to not take the rejection personally and learn from the experience for your next application. Competition has never been stiffer in the job market, so a rejection does not always mean you underperformed, it can often just be down to your competition having more direct experience...

Challenging Interview Questions for Senior Candidates

Interview questions are typically focused on historical situations that occurred at another firm, which is a big fault with them. Employers need to use challenging interview questions as they need to know how this individual will perform at their firm. This requires getting you to demonstrate how you will solve the problems that you will face should you get the job. The 12 challenging interview questions provided...

How Can Social Media Get You Fired?

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