Monthly Archives: October 2012

Personality Test – Redux

In the past I have written about pre-employment tests: Cognitive/Personality Tests (9/21/2012) Job Seekers Face More Testing (9/19/2011) Today, I share a new article about how these assessments can be used by employers to determine a best “personality fit” for a … Continue reading

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Holidays are Just Around the Corner

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – or Andy Williams would like you to believe.  For many, the upcoming holiday season is a wonderful time of the year – for those who are in a job hunt, it … Continue reading

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Warning Signs

A friend shared a phenomenal article from U.S. News & World Report about warning signs that you are interviewing with a bad company.  Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, the author, describes ten pieces of advice that everyone should heed.  Some recommended steps were … Continue reading

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Quarterly Reports

Four times a year, publicly traded companies are required to submit quarterly earning reports to the Security Exchange Commission.  The information disclosed in these reports provide a snapshot of the financial health of the company. Earning reports are part of … Continue reading

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Recharging Your Batteries

Last week was the traditional Fall Break week at Notre Dame. For the most part, students leave campus, take some time away from studies and roommates.    Many students used the week on service trips, met friends at other schools, … Continue reading

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Culture of “Yes”

“Yes” – such a simple word, easy to say and the key to help you with your networking efforts in life. By saying “Yes” to others in their time of need, individuals will be more willing to say “Yes” to … Continue reading

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Asking for What you Want

“You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you just might find, you get what you need.” – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards One of my favorite songs and a classic line (one that was even … Continue reading

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