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3 things you can tell your recruiter, but not the hiring manager…

Most candidates are smart enough to avoid saying certain things that may jeopardize their opportunities with prospective employers.  Such things as, why they really need the money; or extreme challenges that they expect may keep them from performing effectively; or even how their last boss hated them so much that they kept up-staging them.  Such comments will definitely raise a red-flag,  and since employers prefer to hire candidates that seem to have “no personal problems” such comments may also cost the candidate the job opportunity in question.

Knowing this, when dealing with 3rd party recruiters, should candidates keep such issues from them also?

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65 Questions you can ask during an interview

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 Are you one of the many individuals that have a challenging time when it comes to asking good interview questions? Asking good questions does not just serve the purpose of letting your interviewer know that you came prepared and that you do have an honest interest in the position. It also gives you an opportunity to get a better understanding of the role you are expected to play in the position and organization you are interviewing for and other insights into the organization. Below are 65 interview questions that you can use to prepare for your interview. Make sure you personalize them to the position you are interviewing for!

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25 Top Job Interview Mistakes

[tweetmeme source="prorecruiter10” http://wp.me/pUMf5-3I] So you finally got the interview, do you know what interview mistakes you should avoid?  An interview is a very sensitive meeting; and many know from experience, one wrong move could cost you.  Having interviewed numerous individuals myself, I decided to list what I believe to be the top-25 factors that could turn what would have been a positive interview sour.

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