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How to be Confident in your Job Search

By | 2017-05-27T20:37:35+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Job Interview, Job Search|

Many of my clients struggle with how to be confident in their job search. After all, a job search can be very challenging because of the reason people are searching. For example: due to a terrible work experience at their current company after a break from the workforce after a layoff seeking fulfillment There are [...]

When will corporations value my entrepreneurial skills?

By | 2017-04-21T18:07:02+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Career Change, Job Interview, Job Search|

Would love to get your comments below on this post from a client of mine. How can he use his entrepreneurial skills to land a corporate job that desires those skills? If you have some insight here, please share! - Coach Wolfgang I'm in the middle of a job search and working with Wolfgang Career [...]

Don’t be late for your interview

By | 2017-04-21T18:08:23+00:00 September 21st, 2016|Job Interview, Networking|

Just a funny interviewing story from a client. We all have to laugh at ourselves sometimes. Thought you'd like it. Have a great day! - Coach Wolfgang I had plenty of time to get to my interview... or so I thought. The office was downtown - that shouldn't have been a problem! The traffic was [...]

7 Things Millennials Should Know About Interviewing for a Job

By | 2017-04-21T18:09:29+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Job Interview, Networking|

Thanks to Michael Klazema for his guest blog on millenials. A brief bio is below. – Amy Entering the job market straight out of college has rarely been easy, but millennials have a tougher time at it than any prior generation. Not only is the economy still recovering from a historical recession, but millennials are [...]

The Big Gotcha During My Interview with a Startup

By | 2017-04-21T18:10:30+00:00 January 4th, 2016|Job Interview, Job Search|

The author of this guest blog asks an interesting question and would like your thoughts in the comments section. Thanks! Recently I applied for a leadership role at a software start-up and had a 1-hour interview with the CEO. Based on the job description, it sounded like the ideal candidate needed to be very well-rounded, [...]

4 ‘Make or Break’ Interview Questions

By | 2017-04-21T18:10:37+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Job Interview|

I've gone into interviews thinking that I'm ready for anything, even though I didn't really prepare. I was feeling confident about my ability to adapt and come across well. I felt I had such a good handle on my career that it seemed silly to "prepare" for just an interview. You know what happened in [...]

Get on the Company’s “Technology Radar” Before your Interview

By | 2017-04-21T18:16:26+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Job Interview, Job Search|

Sharing a guest blog with you on a pre-interview trend that is becoming more and more important. - Coach Wolfgang Technology is changing so many industries and so many jobs. Technology now allows companies to see if you've actually researched the company and measure how interested you are. Make sure you show up on their [...]

4 Ways to Stand out in a Job Interview

By | 2017-04-21T18:16:31+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Job Interview|

Every job search is filled with emotional highs and lows. Moments when you feel like you can conquer the world and other moments when you feel like people will find out you are a fraud. It's important to recognize these highs and lows and keep your ego in check - don't get too full of [...]

Why Do Companies Want to Hire Entrepreneurs?

By | 2017-04-21T18:17:41+00:00 July 30th, 2015|Job Interview, Performance|

I'm sharing a guest blog from a fellow entrepreneur. - Coach Wolfgang Many companies list "entrepreneurial-minded" as one of their desired qualifications on job descriptions. But what does that mean? What is the company hoping for in those candidates? Common answers may be "creative" or "innovative" in creating new business models. You might also think [...]

My secret weapon for the interview process

By | 2017-04-21T18:17:43+00:00 July 28th, 2015|Job Interview|

Thought you would enjoy a guest blog about the success one of my clients found in the interviewing process. A few years ago I had an interview with a start up for a marketing leadership role. I was excited about it and I saw so many ways I could help the company while doing my [...]