Career Talk: Learn - Grow - Thrive
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This is the Career Talk podcast where we tell it how it is! We talk about all things career. Some topics include: career advice, resumes, interviewing, finding a new job, career growth, evaluating your career, books for personal development, when you should think about a new job, meetings, mornings and much much more!
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#35 - Phone Interview Tips
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Contest!!! In the month of March 2017 we are running a review contest!!! You will not want to miss out on this opportunity. Leave a review of the podcast, (directions on how to do that are below). Screen shot the review. Post it to Facebook using the hashtag #careertalkpodcast One winner will win a free hour coaching session or resume review, your choice!! Don’t miss out! Episode Summary: Have you ever been curious if there are different rules or different tips we should be considering when we have a phone interview? Yes! It’s important to dig in deeper to specifically phone interview tips. As a recruiter I am doing a phone interview before I send candidates to hiring managers and I want to help people get better at winning their phone interview. 1) To make sure you are in a quiet, distraction free space You’re not driving, not playing with your dog, you want to make sure you don’t have a ton of background noise. So maybe you’re not at the airpot or in a loud coffee shop I would also encourage you to make sure you have good cell phone reception. 2) As you’re answering questions, don’t assume people know what your company does Explaining, when necessary, very briefly, what your company does can help a recruiter or hiring manager understand your role better If the person you’re talking to doesn’t know what the company, it is goi