You've made a great resume and you've also mailed it to the necessary people. Now, what? Well, just relax and wait for a recruiting manager to get impressed by your resume and give you a call. And thus, begins the journey of your interview. Most companies nowadays ask some basic questions as the part of the initial screening process. These questions are really basic and nothing technical or deep rooted. So, You don't need to prepare for anything apart from the list of questions … [Read more...] about Phone Interview TIPS : How to ACE a telephonic INTERVIEW
The big interview is over. You feel like you nailed it and you have to wait now for the reply from the recruiter. Well, there's one last thing you can do to increase the chance to WIN the JOB. And that's writing a follow-up Thank You email. Almost everybody knows that a Thank You note is necessary but many back out of writing it. Some just forget about it, some think that the interview went too well to need a Thank You note. No matter what your reason be, to not write a Thank … [Read more...] about How to write EFFECTIVE Thank You Email after INTERVIEW
So, your days at the company you're working are going to be finally over. You've decided to move on to a new job, a new place or simply a new phase in life. And, you need to stop working in the company. Here comes the resignation letter. So, how can you end your tenure gracefully? There are many reasons that you may need to change your job. You've got some better opportunity. There are some family problems or personal crisis. There may be health issues; or simply your life was … [Read more...] about How to write APPRECIATIVE Resignation letter (Template included !)
This is the very common situation where people discuss something about career related topic and the terms resume and curriculum vitae come up. You just nod along but inside your mind rises the question, 'Oh! Are these terms different?' Don't worry; you are not the only one facing this situation. Many people have problem understanding the difference between a resume and a curriculum vitae aka CV. So, let's take a look at what is the difference between resume and CV and which how to choose … [Read more...] about CV vs Resume – What is the difference between CV and Resume
Tell me about yourself is one of the most common interview question that you face during an interview. But still, crafting a perfect answer is quite difficult for most of the people. And it gets worse: Because, it will most likely be the first question they will ask you in the interview. But you are not alone! Many struggle to answer this question in the right way. However, it’s not impossible. That's why I am writing this post. Today, I will share you a very detailed answer … [Read more...] about Tell me about Yourself – How to craft perfect answer to WIN the JOB
"So do you have any questions that you want to ask me?", Have you ever shone through interview, answered every question with confidence and then got bowled over at this question? Well, it happens to many people. Because people tend to worry about the interview and prepare well in advance. But they easily forget to make a list of questions to ask interviewer. Generally, at the end of the interview, the interviewer asks if there are any questions that the candidate wants to ask. This is a … [Read more...] about Questions to ask interviewer
What are your strengths and weaknesses? Here comes the question that you were dreading all along the interview. You've been doing great during the interview and even started thinking that after all the interviewer is not interested in my strengths and weaknesses and then comes the bomb. Everybody knows that this is a common interview question and is being asked in more than 90% of the interviews. And people even prepare for it during their interview preparation. But still everybody wishes … [Read more...] about What are your strengths and weaknesses?