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Importance of Internships In Finding First Job

13 August, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Finding that first job is always the hardest job search you will ever do.  This is especially true in times of economic or social stress.  Today we certainly have plenty of social stress with the surging Delta variant and yet another, potentially more serious version with multiple mutations and vaccine-resistant tendencies lurking right around the corner. Read more»

Avoid Window Dressing Searches

29 July, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
does the prospective employer have an established succession planning process, and are there any internal candidates for this position? You do not want to risk exposure to your current employer or activate the industry rumor mill, especially if this is a window dressing search to validate the internal candidate.  Read more»

Questions Job Applicants Are Afraid to Ask

28 July, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
every job applicant I have met is reluctant to ask the questions that might shed light on the central question. They simply don’t want to be confrontational and risk losing the job. Read more»