Tricks of the Trade

1
Jul

You Must Ask Closing Questions During An Interview + SAMPLE QUESTIONS & INTERVIEWING TIPS

๐—ฌ๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐— ๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜ ๐—”๐˜€๐—ธ ๐—–๐—น๐—ผ๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ค๐˜‚๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐——๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—”๐—ป ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜„ + ๐—ฆ๐—”๐— ๐—ฃ๐—Ÿ๐—˜ ๐—ค๐—จ๐—˜๐—ฆ๐—ง๐—œ๐—ข๐—ก๐—ฆ & ๐—œ๐—ก๐—ง๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—˜๐—ช๐—œ๐—ก๐—š ๐—ง๐—œ๐—ฃ๐—ฆ It’s imperative a candidate asks closing questions. It gives them an opportunity to allow the company to “toot their own horn” as well as enabling additional time for more responses that very well may make a huge impact on the hiring teams. The adage, always end on a high note. Some good ones I train my clients on are: โ“How can

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30
Jun

โ€œJob is an acronym for โ€˜Just Over Broke.โ€™โ€

When I read Rich Dad Poor Dad, there was a particular passage that stuck with me: โ€œJob is an acronym for โ€˜Just Over Broke.โ€™โ€ Unfortunately, I would say that applies to millions of people. Because school does not think financial intelligence is an intelligence, most workers live within their means. They work and they pay the bills. There is another horrible management theory that goes, โ€œWorkers work hard enough to not be fired, and owners

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17
Jun

Teachers Can Change Careers and Pursue a Passion With This Guide

๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฃ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ช๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—š๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ Changing careers can be both beneficial and enjoyable when youโ€™re able to find the right fit, but for many people, the process can be stressful. For teachers, thinking about leaving the classroom can also be emotional, but it may lead to something else thatโ€™s fulfilling both professionally and personally. Figuring out which path you want to take, boosting your skills to make your resume

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15
Jun

Thinking of Starting a Consulting or Service-Based Business?

๐—ง๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ธ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฎ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐˜‚๐—น๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ-๐—•๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—•๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€? Founder. Owner. Operator. Startup Venturist. Entrepreneur. Solopreneur. Gig Economist. Freelancer. Consultant. Whatever you want to call it, it’s someone’s official title. I consider it business farming. Let me explain… I remember way back in 2009 when I was starting my own business as a full-time thing, I had family members and friends joke about how I didn’t really “work” since I was unemployed. I wasn’t setting alarms

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2
Jun

How You Can Help a Job Seeker

By now, most of us know a job seeker, probably more than just one, impacted professionally by the pandemic. There are a lot of things we can do to help one another during any professional transition. ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ ๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€: ๐Ÿ“ Purchase a new resume and cover letter for them from MJW Careers ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Help update their LinkedIn profile using the resume ๐Ÿค Send them job referrals ๐Ÿ’ก Send them relevant posts ๐Ÿ’ป Share transition

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