Job Interview Nerves: Should I Apologize for Being Nervous in My Thank You Letter?

Arguably, the absolute power of a thank you note to actually win you the job is limited. Still – whether you got nervous in your job interview or not – sending a thank you letter after the initial interview or even later on in the hiring process is quite simply a smart thing to do. […]

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5 Ways Interviewers Make Job Seekers REALLY Angry

I recently got a great e-mail from a bright, talented, well-qualified job seeker who shared some of his oh-so-honest thoughts and feelings based on four long months of looking for a job. And let me tell you…he’s NOT a happy camper.  He’s had it beyond up-to-here with employers, interviewers and the entire hiring / job […]

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How to Ask for Feedback from a Job You Didn’t Get

I just got a comment (11/18/09) from Jenny asking how she can get job interview feedback about a couple of job interviews she felt went really well. What I like best is she isn’t stuck in the past whining about why they didn’t offer her the job…she’s looking proactively to the future to see if […]

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7 Resume Landmines That Can Blow Up AFTER an Interview

I heard a discussion a few days ago where one of the speakers made a flat-out statement asserting 100% if you’re getting a good number of job interviews – even if you’re not getting offers – your resume must be good enough and therefore not an area for you to focus on at all. Almost […]

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“I Got the Job” This is Why I Post!

Just got this from a reader as a comment: Gloria // Oct 9, 2009 at 4:33 pm I just got THE call….I GOT THE JOB!!!!! Thank you Ronnie Ann for keeping me sane these last few weeks reading your site! Keep up the great work! This is why I keep going on this career site, […]

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After an Interview: Can Weekly Follow Up Calls and Emails Help Get You the Job?

Short answer: Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo! People wonder what to do after the job interview. I just read a recent comment from one of my readers who said “I still haven’t heard back from them after my job interview and they stopped answering my weekly follow up calls and emails so I just assume they don’t want me. […]

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Scary Job Interview Thank You Note Story

I recently posted about after interview thank you notes in Did I Screw Up My Job Interview Thank You Letter? This got me thinking about a time when a hand-written thank you letter made all the difference as to whether the guy got the job or not – but not in the way you might […]

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Did I Screw Up My Job Interview Thank You Letter?

What should I say in my job interview thank you letter? Do I even need an interview thank you letter? Good questions. Glad you asked. I get all kinds of questions about thank you notes to send out after a job interview. More of your questions: When do I send the thank you note? To […]

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Job Interviews: 10 Impressions You Leave Behind After an Interview

You work so hard preparing for your job interview – if you’re lucky enough to even get an interview in the first place. Then finally the big interview day arrives – you do your best to make a good impression and before you know it, your job interview is over! And there you are… stuck […]

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They Re-Posted the Job. Should I Kiss It Good-Bye?

Hi Ronnie Ann! I’m actually crying at this moment because I can’t seem to understand why people who do job interviews can be so calloused.

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