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How to Ace These Six Types of Interviews

Locking in an interview can come with a whole host of emotions. There’s the exhilaration for getting to the next step. And there’s the equally as strong anxiety over getting past this step and onto the next. An interview, after all, is somewhat like a large test. If you ace it, you reap the benefits Business2Community


Business News

Growth in US services firms slowed in May
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. service firms grew at a slower pace in May, as both new orders and hiring slipped. The Institute for Supply Management says that it services index fell to 55.7 in May from 57.8 in April. Still, any reading over 50 indicates that services firms are (more »)

Career Development

How to Put Together a Great LinkedIn Profile
Business2Community
B2B business professionals around the world agree that LinkedIn is a great way to network with prospective business partners. But many executives and sales professionals find themselves ready to network and interested in meeting new people (or even getting tons of views each week)… but not very confident (more »)

Business News

Tesla Motors co-founder wants to electrify commercial trucks
The Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Twelve years ago, Ian Wright and some fellow engineers launched Tesla Motors, a Silicon Valley company that has helped jumpstart the market for electric cars. Now, the Tesla co-founder wants to electrify noisy, gas-guzzling trucks that deliver packages, (more »)

Career Development

5 Secrets to Developing a Better Relationship With Your Boss
The Daily Muse
Productive, respectful relationships between a boss and his or her employees is key to any company’s success. While the boss’ top priority is likely to have hardworking employees who fulfill his vision for the company, it’s a safe bet that he’d also like to have more than superficial (more »)

Business News

The Election and Employment: A Primer for the Coming Years
Business2Community
By now, the dust has settled on the election. David Cameron, our Prime Minister elected with a majority, has outlined his government’s intentions and the next five years will see a slew of changes across the board, many of which will have implications for employers. An expected trend in legislation (more »)

Career Development

9 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Mood at Work (Even if Your Job Is Meh)
The Daily Muse
Here’s something scary: Only 30% of professionals feel engaged at work (just three out of 10 !). Considering the fact that you spend about one-third of your adult life working, shouldn’t you be enjoying your time at the office? Just because your boss isn’t catching on doesn’t mean you should be sitting (more »)

Interviewing

3 Reasons You Keep Getting Interviews, But No Offers
The Daily Muse
What hurts more than rejection? Multiple rejections. Being told over and over again that you’re not right or not good enough for whatever reason is painful—and at some point, you have to begin wondering where the problem lies. One angle that needs to be explored, despite the discomfort, (more »)

Job Search Advice

Survey: US business hiring picks up in May to 201,000
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies stepped up hiring in May, a private survey found, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy even after it contracted at the start of the year. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that businesses added 201,000 jobs last month, (more »)

Interviewing

Interviewing with Senior Management
Business2Community
Everyone thrives to have more influence at work. They want to become leaders, do something great with the career they are given and be better liked by those around them. Additionally, power translates into more money.However, prior to obtaining an executive level position, you’ll notice that it’s imperative (more »)

Job Search Advice

Survey: Most Americans with disabilities 'striving to work'
The Associated Press
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — More than two-thirds of American adults with disabilities are "striving to work," according to a national employment survey being released just before the landmark legislation protecting their rights turns 25. In contrast to census data on how many people (more »)

Interviewing

How to Sell Yourself in a Job Interview
Business2Community
So, finally the phone rings and the caller ID displays the name of a company you sent your résumé to. The caller is from the company’s human resources department and wants to schedule you for an in-person interview. Fantastic, this is music to your ears, but what now? Are you prepared? Do you have (more »)

Job Search Advice

5 Signs It's Time to Crack Down and Start Taking Your Job Search More Seriously
The Daily Muse
Few will argue this point: The job search is arduous. Frustrating. Overwhelming. Befuddling. Technology (designed to ease the process) sometimes complicates the process. Recruiters don’t always call back when they say they will. Job descriptions rarely tell the whole story about what the company (more »)

Personal Finance

More older Americans are being buried by housing debt
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Al and Saundra Karp have found an unconventional way to raise money and help save their Miami-area home from foreclosure: They're lining up gigs for their family jazz band. They enjoy performing. But it isn't exactly how Al, an 86-year-old Korean War vet, (more »)

Tech News

Apple's Siri has new role in new 'smart' home systems
The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hey Siri, turn off the kitchen light. The first "smart" home gadgets that can be controlled by Apple's voice-activated digital assistant are going on sale this week, just days after rival tech giant Google announced it's building its own software for (more »)

Personal Finance

Study: 23 pct of US adults with health coverage underinsured
The Associated Press
Nearly a quarter of U.S. adults who were insured all last year lacked adequate protection from big medical bills based on their income, according to Commonwealth Fund research. The nonprofit foundation estimates that about 31 million people between the ages of 19 and 64 (more »)

Tech News

3 Different Ways to Find the Perfect Tech Job for You
The Daily Muse
Congratulations! You’ve put in the hard work and learned the fundamentals of HTML and CSS. Or some web design and Photoshop. Or JavaScript and jQuery. Now, you have a foundation in tech to start a new career. Before you give your two weeks notice and start on your new path, you should take a moment (more »)

Personal Finance

7 Scams That Can Absolutely Wreck Your Finances
Huffington Post
SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Identity theft, imposter scams, charity scams, Medicare scams—the ways crooks have devised to bilk you out of your money seem endless. And the amount of money they take is staggering. In 2012 (the most recent statistics available) there were 16.6 million victims of (more »)

Tech News

Startup Helps Entrepreneurs Go From Idea To Grand Opening
Business2Community
If you have an awesome business idea, but the thought of creating financial statements or writing a business plan makes you want to head for the hills, you my friends are most certainly not alone. That’s why GoFullSteam, a startup based in Halifax, Canada, is on a mission to make the life of budding (more »)


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