Does Having Recent Experience Matter?

When a candidate has an interview, a common question that will be asked is “What recent experience do you have?” You need to prepare what to say as your response will provide the hiring manager insight into whether they want … Continue reading

Pursuing A New Job? Ensure You Are Taking The Right Steps!

As a job seeker, how many steps do you actually take before you consider your job search efforts complete? Where do you begin? There are a few steps that are extremely important when beginning to actually look for that position. … Continue reading

What is Your 5 Year Career Plan?

When you are being interviewed for a job, one of the most frequently asked questions is: Where do you see yourself in 5 years? To help you answer this question along with many others, please read our article Top 25 … Continue reading

How to Decline a Job Offer

I believe all of you would agree that the economy is tough…and many job seekers would probably feel lucky to receive any job offer.  But what if you receive a job offer that doesn’t align with your career goals? Or what if … Continue reading

Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions

Thanks to: Part of our offering is to prep our candidates for their phone and face-to-face interviews.  We go through the entire gambit of helping the candidate research the company, coaching them to handle behavioral / situational questions, and being … Continue reading

Entry Level Candidates: What do you have that Seasoned Professionals don’t?

Being a job seeker in this economy is stressful; however being a newbie to the job force brings even more stress! But rest assured, every professional has been in your shoes and anyone who has held a job has gone … Continue reading

Entry Level Candidates, How Do You Compete?

Entry-level job seekers rarely have any work history, which can make it very difficult for Hiring Managers to determine future performance. However, these prospective employees often go on to be extremely successful. So, how do you sell your potential without … Continue reading

How to Prepare for a Video Conference Interview

With companies being more cost conscious and our culture’s growing reliance and utilization of technology, it is no surprise that more and more companies are requesting Video Conference Interviews with clinical research associates. Video conference interviews are a great way … Continue reading

Yahoo’s who haven’t looked at the company website before their interview

Maybe our firm is a bit unique, or maybe I am just a bit naïve, but I expect every candidate who interviews for a position with our company to have at least taken a look at our company’s website and … Continue reading

5 Most Common Phone Interview Mistakes

Preparing for an upcoming phone interview is just as important as preparing for an in-person interview. Of course it is important to have thoughtful answers to questions you may be asked, speak clearly, and be personable (see more tips in … Continue reading