“How would I describe myself?
Three words: hard working, alpha male, jackhammer … merciless … insatiable“
(Dwight K. Schrute)
You have already applied for a job and listened to my advice on the do’s and do not’s of applying for jobs but now it is time for the dreaded interview. The modern day version of the Spanish Inquisition. What will make you stand out? What will differentiate you from everyone else. Here are some ways that you can gain an edge over your competition.
In my career, I have been on 13 interviews for coaching positions at four-year institutions. Of those 13 interviews, I have been blessed to have 10 job offers. Through my personal experience, as well as being a member of several search committees, here are 11 tips that will GUARANTEE YOU A JOB!!!
No, not really. I wish it were that simple. Seriously though, I can offer you one guarantee, however . . . [Read more…]