Author: Sorting Last Post on Top ↓ Message:
BE_IN_IT's Photo BE_IN_IT Posts: 165
4/15/09 9:59 P

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
Thanks, Don! There are some good pointers in the article.


"You are successful the moment you start moving toward a worthwhile goal."
- Charles Carlson

"What have you done today to make you feel proud?"
- The Biggest Loser Theme Song

 current weight: 182.2 
DDOORN's Photo DDOORN Posts: 25,025
4/15/09 8:21 A

Community Team Member

My SparkPage
Send Private Message
An article I thought might be helpful... :

The Interview That'll Bag a Job

In recent weeks, recruiters for Consolidated Container Co. have seen job candidates arrive up to an hour early for interviews. Other candidates have alluded to financial hardships while in the hot seat, and one person even distributed bound copies of documents describing projects he completed for past employers.

These sorts of tactics aren't exactly winners.

In today's ultracompetitive job market, even getting an interview is a feat. Yet recruiters and hiring managers say many unemployed candidates blow the opportunity by appearing desperate or bitter about their situations often without realizing it.

(Check link above for more...)


Co-Team Leader for All Health Pros, Binghamton Area Losers & Laid Off But Staying Strong SparkTeams

Tell Me What Is It You Plan To Do With Your One Wild & Precious Life? ---Mary Oliver

Don't die with your music still in you. -- Dr. Wayne Dyer

"We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same." --- Carlos Castaneda

"You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection." --- Buddha

 Pounds lost: 111.0 
Page: 1 of (1)  

Report Innappropriate Post

Other Laid Off but Staying Strong General Team Discussion Forum Posts

Thread URL:

Review our Community Guidelines

x Lose 10 Pounds by January 9! Sign up with Email Sign up with Facebook
By clicking one of the above buttons, you're indicating that you have read and agree to SparkPeople's Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy and that you're at least 18 years of age.