Can The Interviewer Ask That Question?!?!

3 Interview Questions That’ll Catch You Off Guard (Because They Shouldn’t Be Asked) On my first day as a recruiter, my boss handed a list of things that I was not allowed to say to a candidate. “Seriously, asking these questions can get us in legal trouble,” my boss said. “And while I don’t think you’d actually say any of them, I’d have to fire you if you did.” Some of the lines on the list were so obviously off-limits, … Continued

I Don’t Think I Belong Here . . .

3 Ways You’re Letting Your Imposter Syndrome Sabotage Your Career You’re the first one into the office every day, bring in the most new business, and command more praise from managers than any of your colleagues. So why do you feel this overwhelming fear of not being as smart, as talented or as deserving as co-workers think? This nagging worry of being “found out” as a fraud is known as Impostor Syndrome, and you’re far from alone in feeling its effects. Aside from narcissists and sociopaths, … Continued

I Need A New Job — How Do I Kick-Off My Job Search?

7 Statements That’ll Motivate You to Finally Kick Off Your Job Search I have a lot of friends who don’t like their jobs—whether it’s because they don’t get along with their boss, or they’re not motivated by the work they’re doing, or because they simply don’t feel challenged. Those same friends, however, don’t really do anything about it. They’ll vent for months, but they’ll also say they’re not miserable enough to spend the time finding out their next step. So, … Continued

Help!! A Team-Member Is Dragging Me Down!! What Do I Do?!?!

Your 3-Step Plan for Dealing With a Lazy Co-worker Who’s Dragging You Down In an ideal world, your colleagues would all be hard workers who you can enjoy the occasional happy hour with. They’re also (hopefully) people you can count on to get their jobs done. After all, they (probably) wouldn’t be employed if they just sat around all day. But what are you supposed to do when you can’t get that person next to you to follow through on … Continued