Category Archives: Interview Help

Your Career Playbook!

Have you been following the Patriot’s season? I am sure we are all still in awe of the trick play a couple games ago! Edelman’s past of being a quarterback at Kent State sure came in handy! If you missed … Continue reading

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Thoughts About the Innovative Tools to Learn More About Company Culture

Picture this… the web browser open: http//www… dot what? What is the candidate typing in? Is it Glassdoor? The Daily Muse? Is it Facebook? Yelp? If I am in search of a new job that will be the perfect fit … Continue reading

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Recipe for Success in Preparing for an Interview!

Just like preparing for an awesome new summer salad, one can follow this recipe in order to succeed during their upcoming interview. Either way if you are or are not preparing for an interview, be sure to check out our … Continue reading

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To Follow-up or Not To Follow-up?

Take this scenario: after a firm handshake, YOU (the candidate) walk down the hall, or are in the elevator thinking, “Wow I did a fantastic job—that interview went really well.” By the time YOU are at the car or T … Continue reading

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Dressing for Success

Dress codes can often times be vague and confusing. While the days of women strictly in hose and ankle length petty coats are gone, we tend to err on the side of “professional and conservative”. Here are a few of … Continue reading

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Hold The Phone!

To make life simpler on everyone during a hiring process, there is almost always a phone interview involved. Phone interviews are tough, because as an applicant, you are relying on your words and voice to get your personality across. In … Continue reading

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Big Storm, Big Interview

Blizzards are like Interviews, BIG! Right? Go with us on this one… we have a few tips and tricks that not only make sense when prepping for a big snow, but also make sense when prepping for a big interview! -Check … Continue reading

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Interview PumpUp Playlist

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How Body language affects your Job Interview Success

This week at Black Oak we have been non-stop watching TEDTalks. While watching multiple short lectures on everything you can think of, we stumbled upon “Your body language shapes who you are,” by Amy Cuddy. Amy Cuddy’s research on body … Continue reading

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