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  • Ask These Interview Questions Instead

    April 16th, 2015 by Jackie Doherty


    Although most HR professionals know questions to avoid in an interview, you would be surprised how many managers don’t. In some cases, asking the wrong question is not only awkward—it can be illegal. Read here for alternatives to some common questions you should NOT ask candidates.

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  • Phone Manners Matter

    February 14th, 2013 by Jackie Doherty


    As good recruiters know, phone etiquette can make or break a business relationship within the first 20 seconds of a call. Phone manners, however, are not only important when discussing career opportunities with potential candidates, they are critical for successful sales calls, discussions with supervisors, with colleagues, and of course, with Hiring Managers doing actual job interviews. The following five tips cover basic phone manners to help you present the best phone presence possible—regardless of the situation.

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