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Career Lantern

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10 Tips for a Successful Telephone Interview – Podcast CL108

Have you been offered a telephone interview? How do you prepare? Here are 10 tips to help ensure that important call is a success!

10mins

19 Aug 2019

Rank #1

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Nail Those Easy Job Interview Questions – Podcast CL106

Regardless of the field in which you work, every job interview typically includes a few of the same basic questions. Since you probably expect these generic questions, they should be easy to answer! Still, many job applicants come into their interviews totally unprepared to respond. Don’t let this happen to you! Nail those easy questions!

5mins

19 Jun 2019

Rank #2

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Don’t Go Into a Job Interview Empty-Handed! – Podcast CL103

Next time you go into a job interview, think about this: Suppose you are shopping for a wedding or portrait photographer. When you ask to see some samples, the photographer says,“I don’t have anything to show. Trust me, I’m good.” Would you hire this person? Yet, this is exactly what happens during many job interviews! This podcast discusses ideas for work samples to bring to a job interview, regardless of your field, which might help make you the candidate of choice.

6mins

15 Apr 2019

Rank #3

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Responding to Illegal or Inappropriate Job Interview Questions – Podcast CL107

Suppose you’re in a job interview for a position you really want. Things are going well when suddenly the interviewer asks an illegal or inappropriate job interview question. What options do you have?

7mins

19 Jul 2019

Rank #4

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5 Social Media Mistakes Made by Job Applicants – Podcast CL114

Interviewers frequently look at the social media of their job applicants. Here are 5 common social media mistakes which might prevent you from being hired. 

9mins

3 Mar 2020

Rank #5