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Break Dancing Your Way to Elimination to Avoid Negative Topics

22 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
Embrace your failures. For some career transition coaches, that advice is counterintuitive. They like to use words like pivot – as in when asked about your failures or your weaknesses you pivot to a more positive subject. In a job interview, these coaches say, avoid anything negative like the plague. For most senior executive recruiters, […] Read more»

Chatting Up the Job Interviewer: Gaining A Competitive Advantage [PODCAST]

21 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
      Today we cover the art of chit-chat with a job interviewer and how some thoughtful questions could help you differentiate yourself from other candidates. We also will focus on the 10 questions CEOs are asking themselves as they prepare their organizations to prosper under a challenging regulatory environment. We talk a lot […] Read more»

Career/Life Balance Paradox: Promising No Relocation

20 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
Do not make promises to your family that you cannot keep. This is one of the most controversial guidelines in the field of career management. In today’s economy, marked with more structural volatility and less job security, long term employment tenures are on the decline, especially at the executive level. Long term employment tenures are […] Read more»