How to Quadruple Your Chances of an Interview

Make a follow-up telephone call to that manager, first thing in the morning, at lunch­ time, or at 5 P.M. and you will quadruple your chances of an interview.

By: Martin Yate, CPC

The more ways you approach your target companies and hiring managers, the faster you will get into conversations with the people who can and will hire you. Let’s say you respond to a job posting by uploading your resume; that gives you one chance of getting an interview.

You can quadruple your chances of an interview if you also:

* Identify a potential hiring manager and …

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Ten Ways To Be Liked in Your Job Interview

Never stretch your resume or embellish accomplishments.  One lie can ruin your entire interview, and the skilled interviewer will spot the lie and show you the door.

By: Jonathan Littman and Marc Hershon

The dreaded job interview.  No matter your resume and talents if you mess this up you won’t get that job. In today’s tough economy you need every possible edge.  It can be a simple equation: You want to be liked – not hated.

Here are ten simple things to do that will dramatically increase your chances: from wearing the right expression, to knowing what not to say, …

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