6 Tips for Successful Federal Job Interviews

Federal Job Search Expert Camille Roberts provides a 6-step process for succeeding in your federal job interview to impress the interviewers and win the job offer.

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How to Answer, “Why Did You Leave Your Job?” When You Were Fired

Answer the job interview question — why did you leave your job when you were fired — needs to be done very carefully without trashing anyone or appearing to be a potential problem if hired.

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The 25 Best Keywords to Boost Your Personal SEO

Build your personal SEO with the 25 best keywords for your job search so your resume and LinkedIn Profile appear in the right search results for you.

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How to Escape the USAJOBS.gov Resume “Black Hole”

Federal Job Search Expert Camille Carboneau Roberts lists 14 ways job seekers can escape the USAJOBS resume black hole.

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Smartest Strategy for Scheduling Your Next Job Interview

Martin Yate offers smart strategies for picking the best day and time when scheduling your next job interview.

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The Best LinkedIn Job Title When You Are Unemployed

The best job title to use on LinkekdIn when you are unemployed.

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7 Steps to Land a US Federal Government Job

Federal Job Search Expert, and former federal hiring manager, Nancy Segal describes the 7 steps in the federal job search hiring process and how you can succeed.

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12 Keys to One-Way Video Interview Success

One-way video interviews are a relatively new method of interviews, where the job seeker doesn’t see the interviewer, so succeeding can be more challengine unless to you follow the advice in this article.

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How to Succeed in Your Phone Interviews (a.k.a. Phone Screens)

Phone interviews, also known as phone screens, are typically the first hurdle in the interview process, separating the qualified from the unqualified job candidates. Follow these 12 steps to succeed in your next phone screen interview.

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The Thank You That Can Turn Rejection into Opportunity

Turn those rejection letters and emails into opportunities for success by sending a nice – sincere! – thank you.

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Behavioral Interview Questions: Smart Strategies and Example Answers

Top recruiter Jeff Lipschultz shares smart strategies to answer those dreaded behavioral interview questions, like ‘Tell me about a time when you…’ (with sample answers) in 2020.

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Job Interview Question: Why Should We Hire YOU? (Plus Example Answers!)

The why-should-we-hire-you job interview question is tough to answer unless you use the strategies in this article to emphasize how your qualifications and experience fit THIS job.

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How to Answer “Tell Me About Yourself” in Your Interview (Smart 2-Part Answer!)

Answer the ‘Tell me about yourself’ question carefully with a focus on how you are the perfect candidate for their job.

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Job Interview Question: Why Do You Want to Work Here? (Plus Example Answers!)

Answer the ‘Why do you want to work here?’ question by focusing on the benefit to the employer of hiring you and demonstrating your knowledge about the employer and the job, as the sample answers show.

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Straight Advice from a Fortune 500 “Gatekeeper”

Rosa E. Vargas interviewed a recruiter who recruits for Fortune 500 companies to find out what works now with these very large employers.

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Build Your Fortune 500 Job Search Arsenal

Rosa E. Vargas suggests 5 weapons for your Fortune 500 job search arsenal.

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Sorry. You’re Fired…

Rosa E. Vargas describes steps you can take to recover from being fired by a Fortune 500 employer.

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Shaping Your Online Presence for a Fortune 500 Employer

Job aggregators collect job postings from thousands of sites for you to search. They are the true “job search engines” of the Internet.

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Guide to Defensive Googling

Minimize lost opportunities due to mistaken online identity by practicing Defensive Googling. Take these 5 simple steps to monitor your online reputation.

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NAFTA and Job Search in Canada

Canadian Job Search Expert Daisy Wright offers information about how workers change countries under NAFTA.

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