Podcast Episode 26: Interview at Lifelong Learning

Simple Productivity Blog

Joshua Galinato of Galiway.Blog and Lifelong Learning podcast interviewed me about productivity, burnout and deliberate living. He has been gracious in allowing me to share the interview with my audience.

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How to Prepare for a Successful Zoom Interview

Dumb Little Man

Live video interviews are becoming increasingly common in a job search today. Whether it takes over Skype or Zoom, don’t be surprised if you are invited in a live video interview. As today’s pandemic has hit, remote job interviews are becoming a trend.

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Must Read Tips for Skype Interviews

Dumb Little Man

With modern technology, being in the office isn't always a necessity for the interview process. Skype and similar web-conferencing tools allow interviewers to connect with candidates throughout the world. According to one survey from OfficeTeam , as many as 60 percent of companies now conduct some or all of their interviews via Skype. Workplace Technology College Mobile Learning Resume Career

10 Answers You Should Know Before Your Job Interview

Dumb Little Man

Passing a job interview is not as easy as before. Today, you need to do more than just offer a firm handshake to your interviewer, make eye contact, and nod pleasantly now and then. Your employer doesn’t want to know how much you weighed, when you were born, when you learned to tie your shoes or how much you had to drink last night. could say, “I’d like to be employed in a small company like this one, where I can learn, contribute, and advance.” .

2018 208

Overqualified and Interviewing

Office Dynamics

I have applied for positions I was overqualified for and thankful for what I learned from them. I knew with my experience and overqualifications the interview committee would want to know why I would be willing to take a pay cut and less work responsibilities. When you can add comments during the interview that show you have knowledge of a mission statement or current project it indicates your interest and you’d be invested in the position/company even if you are overqualified.

How to Cope With a Job Interview Rejection: Learning From Mistakes

Dumb Little Man

Hunting for a job not only means having the right qualifications, developing a sterling resume, a killer influence letter, and razor-sharp interview skills, but also having to outdo the other candidates — many of whom may be more qualified on paper than you. Job hunting can be a grueling and demoralizing experience. The troubled job market worldwide has created an overabundance of qualified candidates, many competing for the same job.

2013 219

Podcast 138: Interview with Elaine Birchall

Clutter Coach

This is podcast 138 and, as promised, it’s my interview with Canadian social worker Elaine Birchall, who’s worked for 18 years helping hoarders. to learn more and to buy her book. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play ? iHeartRadio You can leave a review here! ?. She has a book out called Conquer the Clutter. We talk about the three criteria of hoarding, the TV show Hoarders and the paths to becoming a hoarder.

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Using Machine Learning and AI for Productivity In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

Otter.ai – Almost like an AI PA system that takes minutes, Otter can develop rich notes from meetings, interviews and other crucial voice conversations– ensuring absolutely nothing is missed out on and all points are covered. Learning with AI.

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Launching Lessons Learned Interview: Cena Block

Stephanie LH Calahan

  Today, I'll share another Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    Keep reading for my interview with Cena Block -- the Mom-Preneur Clarity. We'll be discussing what she learned as she launched her 5-week Group Coaching Program.    Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit!   Did you have any other lessons learned?

What questions should assistants ask at an interview?

Practically Perfect PA

So you’ve bagged a job interview, you’ve picked your outfit, you’ve researched the company and planned a few answers. You think you’ve done well and might just have got the job when the interviewer says to you… ‘do you have any questions?’… When I go for a job interview I make sure that every aspect of the job has been covered. The post What questions should assistants ask at an interview?

Launching Lessons Learned Interview: Cena Block

Stephanie LH Calahan

  Today, I'll share another Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    Keep reading for my interview with Cena Block -- the Mom-Preneur Clarity. We'll be discussing what she learned as she launched her 5-week Group Coaching Program.    Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit!   Did you have any other lessons learned?

10 Small But Crucial Things You Have To Pay Attention To While Learning German

Dumb Little Man

People learn it for different reasons — work opportunities, hobby, family relations, etc. Whatever your reason is, we salute your decision to become richer by learning a new language. If you decided to learn German, you’ve probably heard it’s not the world’s easiest language. Below, we’ll discuss 10 highly important things you need to pay attention to while learning German on your own. To put it simply, you need to learn new words along with the article.

2018 186

Warmth or Competence: What Job Interviews Are Looking For

Dumb Little Man

She smiles nervously, but warms to the interview quickly. The interviewer goes into ‘avoidance’ mode, trying to get away from the threat in front of them. We think of job interviews as all about demonstrating competence. See Also: 8 Interview Tips For Introverts. Let’s test this with an interview question: “Tell us about yourself”. What did you learn about yourself from where you worked afterwards? What did you learn? What did you learn?

2017 170

How to Get Out of Work For An Interview [10+ Fireproof Excuses]

Dumb Little Man

The company wants to invite you for an in-person interview. You don’t want your boss to know you’ve been going to interviews on company time. Now, don’t stress as you’re about to learn how to get out of work for an interview. When a recruiter says he’d like you to come in and do the interview, you’ll want to slap an S on your chest and jump right on it. How many interview rounds will I have to go through?

2019 157

Interview questions and answers for assistants part 5

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve written four blog posts on interview questions specific to PAs, EAs and Administrative Assistants and they are all extremely popular so I thought I’d add another ten questions that I have been asked at various interviews over the years and my answers. This time I will focus on two specific interview questions – career development and scenario based questions. Click here for Interview Questions and Answers for PAs, EAs and Administrators Part 1.

4 Career Management Lessons You Can Learn From Playing Golf

Dumb Little Man

When your ball lands in the bunker, remember that it’s a learning experience and not a failure. Before pursuing new opportunities, conduct informational interviews and consult professionals. What other career management lessons have you learned from playing golf? The post 4 Career Management Lessons You Can Learn From Playing Golf appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Career Learning

2017 157

Informational Interviews

Daily Writing Tips

Conducting informational interviews is a good place to start. What’s an informational interview? Equally important is what an informational interview is not: It is not a stratagem for finagling an opportunity to ask for a job under the guise of merely obtaining information.). How do you go about setting up an informational interview? Original Post: Informational Interviews.

Product/Program Promotion: Problems & Profits - Launching Lessons Learned Interview Dr. Venus Opal Reese Live Event Launch

Stephanie LH Calahan

Introducing Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    Occasionally, I'll interview industry experts and ask them about their product or program launches.    Before I get into the interview, let me tell you a little about this amazing woman.    Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit! Any big lessons learned?

2013 203

How to Prepare Candidates for Job Interviews?

Recruit CRM

Before a Job Interview. This is just a brief checklist of actions to be taken & all that a candidate must study/know about the selection process and the company before going for the interview. Prepare a list of questions that you may like to ask the interviewer.

2020 52

5 Interview Mistakes That Can Get In The Way of Your Dream Job

Dumb Little Man

Being called in for that exciting first job interview causes a whirlwind of emotions — excitement, nervousness, and fear. The first impression is the only impression that matters on this interview, so what should you avoid? So, let’s see how to be that person by avoiding mistakes most people do on interviews. Although we all use them on casual occasions, there’s no room for filler words in interviews. Learn which filler words you’re using.

2018 169

A Must-Listen Interview for Job Hunters

Eat Your Career

With a focus on finding and living your life’s purpose, this book covers every conceivable job search topic including networking, research, resume and cover letter creation, successful interview techniques and so much more. You’ll learn more about what to expect—as well as how to succeed—in the modern job search market. Audio career advice interviewNo matter who you are or what you do, I’m willing to bet you know who Richard “Dick” Bolles is.

Interview Preparation

Laughing all the Way to Work

I had an interview at 11 in the morning, but I had been so busy with my job, my daughter was getting married and my father was ill in the hospital. I finally decided that they would just have to take me as I was because I didn't have the time to do everything I knew I should be doing to prepare for this interview. They mustn't have noticed my roots or wrinkled suit, or I completely wowed them with my skills and humour, but this definitely was not the way to go to an interview.

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Product/Program Promotion Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned Expert Interview

Stephanie LH Calahan

Introducing Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    I'm interviewing various industry experts and asking them about their product or program launches.  Thank you for your willingness to share some of your mistakes and lessons learned so that others could benefit! What didn’t go so well and what were your lessons learned?   Andrea, what a great lesson you learned.  Any big lessons learned?

2012 181

An Interview with the Office Dynamics Team

Office Dynamics

There are so many new learning opportunities and amazing speakers to look forward to! 4 Hands-On Learning Labs: Roll up your sleeves and engage yourself in 1 of 4 topics ranging from creating a career portfolio to goal setting and professional branding. Star-Studded Panel: Learn about administrative excellence, the payoffs and why you should care. The post An Interview with the Office Dynamics Team appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2018 123

What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes

Dumb Little Man

To put yours at the top of the pile, potentially leading to at least a phone interview, here’s what I learned from reading over 1,000 resumes: Make sure you’re qualified. If you’re lucky enough to make the interview process, congratulations! Now, while it’s okay to research the company’s history, the job and so forth, don’t sound like a robot during your interview. The post What I Learned From Reading 1,000 Resumes appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

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Why Interviews Matter (And How To Make Them Better)

Dumb Little Man

How can you improve the hiring process better and conduct better interview? Interviews have become little more than googling questions and answers back at each other. If you are using a job interview to determine whether someone is willing to google answers to common interview questions and will come prepared to recount information they have already given you, then traditional interviews are fine. Better Interviews Build Better Teams.

2019 169

How to Ace Your Job Interview

Dumb Little Man

See Also: 6 Interview Hacks That Are Sure To Land You The Job. The best time to show that you are a doer is during an interview. Step 2: Prepare for the Interview. When you finally land that interview, your work is far from done. Knowing how to ace your job interview involves more than planning the right outfit. Research the company’s website, learn about its culture and values and pre-plan any questions you want to ask in the interview.

2018 157

Can Body Language Be Learned?

Job Advice Blog

Interview Skills by Alex Freund body language career advice career management career planning interview Job Advice Job Search landingexpert networkingTen minutes after I meet with a coaching client for the first time, the client is facing my video camera for 60 to 90 seconds. Then we watch the video together. Differently from in real life and because we have modern technology, I can separate the impression—and the client’s image—from the spoken words. I simply [.].

2012 143

How to Learn a Language in 90 Days or Less

Dumb Little Man

I’ve become addicted to learning Spanish. When I moved to Spain in January of 2010, I wasn’t interested in learning the language, but I am now. As I started doing research on the most effective ways of learning a language, I started thinking back to how I learned English at the age of 8. You’ve probably been taught that learning a language is done in school, and that you have to understand grammar to use a language. And remember: language learning should be fun.

2010 219

A Fun Skype Video Interview

Office Organization Success

Also this week I did a fun Skype video interview with Jill Christensen for her Mompreneur Summit happening later in the summer. This was my first video interview. The On Demand Learning Library launched this week. My Dad arrived on Tuesday for a two-week visit. It’s lovely to have him here and spend some time with him. And Mom is never far from our thoughts either. Today, we’re all taking a mini vacation up to the Lake (Erie) to a little place called Vermillion.

Résumé + Interview = A Job

Job Advice Blog

Home Founder Resume Writing Career Coaching Marketing Yourself Selling Yourself Job Stress General Advice Interview Skills "The Relocated Spouse [link] — jobconnection Résumé + Interview = A Job On May 15, 2010, In Interview Skills by Alex Freund , By Alex Freund 0 The formula expressed in the title sounds so simple yet for some is difficult to achieve. The Interview Congratulations!

The Interview Is about Understanding the Psychology of the Interviewer

Job Advice Blog

Home Founder Resume Writing Career Coaching Marketing Yourself Selling Yourself Job Stress General Advice Interview Skills "The Relocated Spouse [link] — jobconnection The Interview Is about Understanding the Psychology of the Interviewer On May 31, 2010, In Interview Skills by Alex Freund , By Alex Freund 0 We may not recognize or admit it, but each of us is driven by our own personal psychology–and so is the interviewer.

3 Reasons Why You’re Hardwired to Learn the Hard Way

Dumb Little Man

We wish we had kept our resumes current and gone on more interviews. But the truth is, we’re not hardwired to learn that way. Here are three reasons we need to learn the hard way: We learn best from experience – According to Benjamin Bloom’s “Taxonomy of Learning” theory, there are three domains of learning: thinking, feeling and doing. It’s how we were raised – How did you learn what “hot” and “cold” meant? Learning

2012 219

10 Interviewing Tips and Techniques

Daily Writing Tips

Whether you are conducting a journalistic Q&A session or preparing an oral history, it’s important to prepare carefully for an interview. Here are some guidelines to help you succeed with the interview session. When you contact an interview subject, state your objective clearly and honestly. The nature of the interview you conduct should be the nature of the interview you described to the subject. Choose an Interview-Friendly Location.

Learn these 6 Underrated Qualities of a Successful Recruiter

Recruit CRM

As a recruiter you must be able to provide suitable interview preparation skills, advice and pep talks to people when things get stressful at work.

2020 77

Par Chadha on Techpreneurship: Interview

Small Business CEO

The best way to go is to learn from those who have been there and done that. … CEO Leadership entrepreneurship interview Par Chadha techpreneurshipAre you planning to start a tech company, but not sure whether it’s the way to go, or what does it like living as a tech startup founder? If you’re looking for someone who falls in that criteria, meet Par Chadha , one of L.A.’s ’s top tech entrepreneurs. He has started more than a dozen tech startups.

what to do with bad interviewers

Job Advice Blog

But if you’ve just met the person, how are you to know if they’re a lousy interviewer – or you’re a lousy interview? If you prepared for the interview, then you’ve an indication where the problem lies, because your preparation enables you to jump in and take control of those awkward moments. I speak often about the importance of an interview being a two-way street. If the interviewer doesn’t have those sales skills, you need to elicit the information.

What Can You Learn about Social Media from a Meteorologist? A Lot. My Interview with Brad Panovich (@WxBrad)

Tips From T. Marie

Categories: Blogging & Social Media. Business Tips Is social media right for everyone? Can Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. make an impact no matter who/what you are? Example: has it changed the way meteorologists perform their jobs? Probably something you’ve thought very little about until now; most of us probably take for granted how we receive information about our weather. The answer, […] ( Read more. ). Blogging & Social Media Business Tips

How to Successfully Interview for an Executive-Level Position

Small Business CEO

One of the most important steps in getting hired for an executive job is successfully sitting through an interview. The interview process gives you a chance to showcase your knowledge and to highlight your strengths, showing potential employers why you are the right choice for the job. Brushing up on your interview skills ahead of time is important if you want to increase your chances of getting hired. Learn About The Company Before Your Interview.

2019 50

Interview Part 2 with Paula Renaye

Simple Productivity Blog

I am thrilled today to publish an interview I had with Paula Renaye, author of The Hardline Self Help Handbook: What Are You Willing to Do to Get What You Really Want? This interview has been split into two posts, both published today, to make the reading a bit easier. The first part can be found at Interview Part 1. This interview is part of the virtual book tour she is doing with The Hardline Self Help Handbook. Interview with Paula Renaye, Part 2.

2011 152

What You Need to Know Now About Remote Interviews

45 Things

I've given advice in the past about being a good detective when you're interviewing for a job.

2020 56

Interview Questions and Answers for PAs, EAs and Administrators Part 2

Practically Perfect PA

In my previous blog I looked at some of the common questions interviewers ask and the answers I would give if I had an interview, the examples are personal to me but hopefully will help you think about how you structure your answers. I’ve always found this question hard to answer in interviews because I’m still not sure what I want to be when I grow up! I hope to still be learning new things in 5 years time.”. Filed under: Interviews , Uncategorized.

2011 126

Business Success Lessons I've Learned (Part 2)

Virtual Moxie

Last week, I sat down to create a list of some of the business lessons I've learned in my 15 years in business for myself. I find that 98% of the time, if I've interviewed well, listened to my intuition about who should join my team, given that. And there you have it, friends.the second installation of some of what I've learned on this great big business adventure of mine. Your turn.what are some of the lessons you’ve learned along the way?

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