Job interviews

Job interviews

Most commonly asked interview questions

Most commonly asked interview questions

You have managed to jump through all of the hoops and now you’ve secured that dreaded job interview. What now? In life, there are two types of people; the ones who choke at the interview and ruin their chances of securing that dream job and then there are the ones […]

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Andrea Doven on How to Check References

Andrea Doven on How to Check References

The hiring process is quite a process of data gathering and due diligence. Reference checking can be a gold mine IF, I repeat IF you do it right. The only reason you have been given this reference by the candidate is because they are set up to give nothing short […]

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Andrea Doven video series: Communication

Andrea Doven talks about the importance of good communication skills in the interview process. Communication skills in the interview

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Andrea Doven video series: Arriving for the interview

Andrea Doven talks about arriving for the job interview Arriving for the interview

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Andrea Doven: Responding to Job Postings

Andrea Doven gives some advice to HR executives Responding to Job Postings

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Andrea Doven: A Deeper Look at Resumes

Andrea Doven talks about Resumes The Resume: A Deeper Look

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Andrea Doven: Resume Cover Letters

Andrea Doven talks about the job interview process and resume cover letters. Resume: Cover Letters

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Andrea Doven: dressing for the job interview

Andrea Doven talks about the importance of dressing for the job interview Dressing for the interview

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Andrea Doven: The importance of manners

Andrea Doven talks about the importance of manners in the job interview process Manners

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Andrea Doven video series: Skype interviews

Andrea Doven video series: Hiring Tips Skype interviews

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Video Series by Andrea Doven – Don’t be critical

Video Series by Andrea Doven Don’t Be Critical of Past Employers

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Andrea Doven Video Series part 3

Here’s another installment of my Video Series – Hiring Tips by Andrea Doven References

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Andrea Doven Video Series part 2

Here’s another installment of my video series on Hiring Tips by Andrea Doven Tip for the Employer

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New video series: Hiring tips by Andrea Doven

I have put together a series of short videos with advice on the hiring process for both sides of the table. Here’s the first installment: Introduction by Andrea Doven

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Job Interviews: Hot Tips

Job Interviews: Hot Tips

As a human resources executive, I have been recruiting talent for over 20 years across multiple industries, including Entertainment, Tech/IT & Personal Management. Below are some hot tips for both sides of the hiring table. Bring a copy of your resume to the meeting. Make it easy for the hiring […]

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Remote interviews

Remote interviews

HOT TIPS for Both Sides of the Hiring Table Remote interviews Technology has afforded us many luxuries in today’s world, especially in the interview and hiring process. People can now be interviewed remotely via Skype or Facetime, Google Hangouts, etc. It is just as important to convey a professional attitude […]

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Turnaround time

Turnaround time

HOT TIPS for Both Sides of the Hiring Table Turnaround time is important. It tells you a lot about a person. Are they hungry? Do they respond in a timely manner? Do they make themselves available and work around your schedule? When someone has engaged with you (replies to your […]

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Time

Time

HOT TIPS for Both Sides of the Hiring Table I once heard someone say that you could replace the word late with the word inconsiderate. Example: “I’m so sorry for being 15 minutes inconsiderate.” It’s really important to be respectful of other people’s schedules, and their time. Especially when it […]

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The Resume

The Resume

HOT TIPS for Both Sides of the Hiring Table It may seem like a small thing, but a lot of information about the prospect can be gleaned from a resume, and details are important, as you will see below: Was the resume and cover letter successfully uploaded onto the job […]

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Professionalism

Professionalism

HOT TIPS for Both Sides of the Hiring Table Miriam Webster’s Dictionary defines Professionalism as “the conduct, aims, or qualities that characterize or mark a professional person”  In order to succeed in a professional setting, it is imperative that you conduct yourself in a professional way. This may seem obvious, […]

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Human Resources – Recruiting Successful Actions

Human Resources – Recruiting Successful Actions

As a human resources executive, I have been recruiting talent for over 20 years across multiple industries, including Entertainment, Tech/IT & Personal Management. I am very good at what I do and absolutely love doing it. I love helping people and organizations find the right talent in order that they […]

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