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An Interview Secret Just for You!

9 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Whether you are an hourly worker, or you occupy the corner office, storytelling is a powerful tool that can propel you to a better next job. Storytelling allows you to paint a picture for the prospective employer, a vivid picture of what the results will be if they hire you. Do your homework. Tell your story. Read more»

Beating the ‘Big Dogs’ In a Job Interview

1 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
In talent acquisition, the phrase the Big Dogs refers to the top candidates, those panelists who are the most prominent with notable reputations. Frequently they arrive with one fatal flaw:  overconfidence as if to say, “What are all the lesser mortals doing here?  I am the best person in line; just hire me.” Read more»

Managing Your Professional Brand Is Essential

31 August, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
PLAY VIDEO: 0:60 S The CEO applicant, the supposed frontrunner, settled in for what he anticipated would be a pleasant and engaging conversation with the Board of Directors of a company he wanted to lead.  The first question could only be categorized as smashmouth.  JGS The first question could only be categorized as smashmouth.   “Tell […] Read more»