Despite what some job seekers think, it is not illegal for former employers to tell reference checkers that you were fired. They can say anything they want as long as it's true. But many companies do have policies that limit what they will reveal about past employees. Is this a good thing or a … [Read more...] about Are Your Past Employment Sins Secret From Job Interviewers?
If only there were no questions involved in getting a job! If you've ever been a fan of NBC's "The Apprentice," you know who Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth is. She's had the honor of being fired by Donald Trump (and others, according to "People" magazine). On that show, Omarosa claimed that one … [Read more...] about Ask Me No Questions, I’ll Tell You No Lies
If you are preparing for an interview, you will soon discover the time leading up to the interview can be traumatizing. You didn't think you had a chance at the interview, but you did it! The call came in. A meeting time has been made. And now, you're focused on concerns like: What do I … [Read more...] about How to Keep Nervousness at Bay During Interview