Tag Archives: Job Interviews

Need a Job? Work Your Alumni Network

Jonathan Greenglass graduated in 2009 from Holy Cross with a degree in Sociology and something maybe even more important, a job. He was hired as an analyst by the investment banking firm, Sandler O’Neill, and attributes his success in getting … Continue reading

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Salary – Chicken and the Egg

Pete was laid off from a position he had been in for 15 years. The good news was he had an interview next week and just needed a little advice on interviewing. We scheduled him in and put him through … Continue reading

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Didn’t Get the Promotion? Get Over It Or Keep Losing

Getting passed over for a promotion can be painful. It certainly was in Cindy’s case. She had been working on a project for several years and every indication was that she was doing a great job. As the project scaled … Continue reading

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How to Find Out If the Company’s Culture Is Right for You

You’re looking for your next career opportunity and have made a list of the “must haves”. One thing you know for sure is that you don’t want to work in a bureaucratic or political environment. Been there and done that. … Continue reading

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They Took My Ideas and Gave Somebody Else the Job

We met over coffee with a Director of Sales who told us of a recent experience he had interviewing at a company. He went through several rounds of interviews and by all accounts he was headed for an offer. The … Continue reading

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The Best Answers to: How Do You Manage?

Companies are always looking for people who have the potential to advance within the organization. One of the keys to progressing is being an effective manager. When we’re interviewing candidates we spend a significant amount of time on the management … Continue reading

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How to Interview Well and Get That Job

Obviously the marketplace is tight, which is why it’s even more important to say and do the right things in an interview. Companies are more selective now and less likely to overlook a stumble. If you’re taking the time to … Continue reading

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