We all want to win a job interview. It’s not something we look forward to on a Monday morning, but we know we must ace that first interview in order to be invited back for the second, and the third. I recall interviewing for a leadership role with a global manufacturer in the southeast that […]
With all the challenges and successes of 2018 behind us, we are eager to launch into the new year with strength, confidence, and vision. To all of our partners in business, the staff of Core Technology Solutions wishes you a happy and successful 2019.
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Most candidates assume that a job interview is, for the most part, planned and controlled by the hiring manager. There is a set of questions that must be covered and there is usually a set time given for the meeting. While much of this is true, the candidate who prepares to win the job must […]
Just about anywhere you look for statistics on hiring, the referral variable always seems to bubble up as one of the top factors in successful recruiting and selection. Just about any type of referral will help you get beyond the online application and the robotic resume reviewer. If your resume can pass through the hands […]
The hiring process is daunting enough, especially in today’s market where competition is high. Even more, technology careers are booming and companies know that if they want to succeed, they must hire top IT talent. A degree? Great, but others have the same degree? Hard skills in your industry? Necessary, but perhaps not enough. Broad […]
In a recent article by LinkedIn Influencer Bruce Kasanoff titled “Rule #1: People Hire People They Like,” the point is made that perfect qualifications rarely land you that dream job. “If a hiring manager doesn’t like you, they are highly unlikely to hire you,” writes Kasanoff. It seems so obvious, but many candidates don’t make […]