5 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Next Interview

Want to land that job? Avoid these 5 mistakes in your next interview.

Ask a Real Recruiter: How Do I Address Wanting to Work Remotely in My Job Search?

The answer to: How do I communicate that I'm looking for remote work in a cover letter or application when applying to a job that states it has remote options?

5 Questions You Might Have if You’re Job Searching While Pregnant—Answered

As a pregnant job searcher, you’re at a potentially overwhelming point in your personal and professional life all at the same time. There are plenty of tricky issues to navigate, so we’ve consulted experts to answer your most pressing questions about applying and interviewing while pregnant.

How to Ask for an Awesome Letter of Recommendation (and Actually Get One)

Want to ask one of your contacts for an impressive letter of recommendation? It can feel awkward at best. Use these tips and this template as your guide for how to ask for a letter of recommendation—even if it's not required for the jobs you're applying to—and actually get one you're proud of.

4 Thank You Note for 4 Awkward Interview Situations

A well-crafted thank you note can literally clinch the deal for you when you're interviewing for a job. But, what if the circumstances aren’t the best? Here are four less-than-ideal interview situations, and how you can frame the thank you for each

What Every Guy Needs to Know About Dressing for a Job Interview

Figuring out what to wear for your interview can be a challenge. After all, if you want to set yourself up to do your best, you’ll want to look your best, too. But if you have no idea what to wear, here's some advice to make the right call.

Ask a Real Recruiter: How Do I Prove That I’m the Best Candidate in an Interview?

The hiring manager just asked you to explain why you are the best candidate in an interview, and you know this interview question is your chance to prove you're the best fit for that open role. But, what do you say? How do you stand out when the competition is tough? Here's a recruiter's advice on what you should emphasize.

Ghosting an Employer Will Backfire—Send This Email Instead

Job applicants ghost employers when they stop responding midway through the interview process—or even after they’ve accepted an offer. But disappearing all of a sudden will only hurt you down the line. Here's an easy way to drop out without burning bridges.

Ask a Real Recruiter: How Do I Answer Interview Questions With the Right Amount of Detail?

It's tough to know exactly how to answer interview questions with the right amount of detail. Should you be offering more context? Are you boring your interviewer to tears? Read this advice from a recruiter and learn how to walk that fine line when responding to interview questions.

4 “Fun” Interview Situations You Might Face (and How to Navigate Each One)

After a few rounds on the job interview circuit, you have a decent idea of what to expect—but then the company emails you to tell you your interview will be over drinks or lunch. How do you navigate this kind of meeting? Here’s how to approach four common scenarios.