How to Answer: Tell Me About a Time You Made a Mistake

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Although no one likes talking about their mistakes, being able to discuss your past mistakes in a job interview can actually be a great way of impressing the interviewer. So when you encounter a question like, “Tell me about a …

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3 Job Search Lessons I Didn’t Learn Until I Started Interviewing Candidates

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When I interviewed for my current role, I was a nervous wreck. And I wore a full suit, which, if you know my company (a small startup), made me look completely overdressed and out of place.

Luckily, as you can …

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3 Polite Ways to End That Networking Conversation (That Don’t Involve Obvious Excuses)

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Here’s the thing: I don’t really struggle to start conversations with people. But, I’ll be the first to admit that I find it challenging to end them.

This is especially true in networking situations when my nerves are already a …

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7 Statements That’ll Motivate You to Finally Kick Off Your Job Search

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I have a lot of friends who don’t like their jobs—whether it’s because they don’t get along with their boss, or they’re not motivated by the work they’re doing, or because they simply don’t feel challenged.

Those same friends, however, …

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Here’s How Hiring Managers Look at Those Quirky Job Titles on Your Resume

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Nowadays, there are some pretty crazy job titles, and even as someone who works in the career space I’ve yet to fully understand them all.

Then, of course, comes the issue of ambiguous titles. For example, I’m an editor—but I …

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