Are Your References Failing You? Or Are You Failing Your References? – Part 1


by Claire Nelligan Good references are essential to landing a new job, yet according to author Martin Yate, few candidates realize that a primary reason they don’t get a job offer is because their references failed them. Ask yourself: are your references failing you, or are you failing your references?  Your journey as a job … Continue reading Are Your References Failing You? Or Are You Failing Your References? – Part 1

Ex-Offenders: Prepare for the Tough Interview Questions


by Mark Schultz Interviewing can be a nerve-wracking experience for anyone. For ex-offenders, though, there is always that nagging thought of “when will I be asked about my criminal background?” and “how am I going to respond?” This can cause unneeded stress throughout the interview process. If you’re an ex-offender, what can you do to … Continue reading Ex-Offenders: Prepare for the Tough Interview Questions