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Is Your Introvert Personality Preventing You From Getting Noticed?

By Rowe Leathers, GCDF
Contributor, Career Services

Do you need to nail your next job interview? If so, don’t go! Instead, send someone who is a master of conversation, someone who is energetic and charismatic to help you land that job. A charismatic person can convey your skills, experiences and qualifications with purpose. A person with energy can showcase your commitment and dedication for success, and a master of conversation can connect with the interviewer to demonstrate your desire to be part of the team.

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The Post-Interview Office Tour: What It Means

By Adrienne Erin Online Career Tips, Contributor Finally, the interview comes to a pleasant end and the interviewer takes you on a tour of the place. She even shows you where "your" office will be. What does this mean? Does it mean that you've got the job? Does it mean that you're a top candidate? Does it mean anything at all?

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Preparing for Luck

By Shun McGhee Contributor, Career Services Media Mogul Oprah Winfrey does not believe in luck. A quote from Oprah Winfrey hung from one of the walls at my high school. It said there was no such thing as luck. Luck is where opportunity meets preparation. This has stuck with me ever since I read it and is the reason when it comes to our careers, I believe we should be preparing for luck rather than relying on it.

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How To Get Your Dream Job Before Graduating College

The real key thing in an interview is that they are looking for someone whom they would want to work with and be stuck in the adjacent desk every day. So, relax and show some personality and have some confidence.

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Keeping your shoes on in your next interview

Nowhere does Murphy’s Law ring more true than in an interview. It’s a gauntlet. Something through which job seekers are forced to pass, hoping to make it out the other end intact; a series of carefully devised challenges, tailored to incite confusion, anxiety, and, sometimes, (mild) panic.…

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What to do When Your Interviewer is Inexperienced

How to ace the interview, even when the person interviewing you doesn't know what to look for.

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Tailor Your Interview Style to Fit the Interviewer’s Personality

Do you have a set style for the interview? Perhaps you're overly enthusiastic, timid, or hold up a stone cold front, instead of focusing on your routine get tuned in to the person interviewing you.

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Check Out the “Scenery” of the Office Before the Interview

Scout out the atmosphere while you wait. If you see fun decorations it could be a tip off that the office is a bit more relaxed.

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