How to Drop Out of a Job Interview Gracefully

How to Drop Out of a Job Interview Gracefully

August 17th, 2017

Getting a call back for a job interview is what you strive for during the job search process. So, you wouldn’t drop out of an interview once you get it, right? After all, even if…

The Best of 2016: Top 5 Blog Posts of the Year

The Best of 2016: Top 5 Blog Posts of the Year

December 30th, 2016

To close out a big year in recruitment, we’re sharing our our Best Of Blogs list from 2016. In these 5 popular posts, our IQ PARTNERS headhunters touch on the year’s hottest topics for hiring managers and job seekers.

5 Things You MUST Do After a Job Interview (video)

5 Things You MUST Do After a Job Interview (video)

November 24th, 2016

You’ve just had a killer interview. You jibed with the hiring manager, are excited about the opportunity, and even met a few potential team members you liked… and now the waiting game begins. Marketing Recruiter Catherine Lund breaks down what to do next to improve your chances of getting the job.

Unprofessional Habits That Kill Your Chances of Getting the Job

Unprofessional Habits That Kill Your Chances of Getting the Job

October 25th, 2016

We all want to make a great impression during a job interview, even if we don’t get the job. This is why we spend so much time prepping for job interviews, reviewing questions we could be asked and trying to look our very best

How to Prioritize Job Applicants – Pre-Screening Questions!

How to Prioritize Job Applicants – Pre-Screening Questions!

September 13th, 2016

Prioritizing job applicants is a difficult task. No one wants to discount a candidate who could potentially be the perfect fit for your organization. You also don’t want to be the person who championed a candidate who turned out to be a hiring mistake.

3 Tips for Dealing with Job Search Rejection

3 Tips for Dealing with Job Search Rejection

September 1st, 2016

Rejection is part of the job search process. You are not going to get every job you want, and one should expect to get a few “thanks, but no thanks” responses along the way. It’s part of the job hunt – it’s also hard not to take it personally.

You’ve Been Fired. What Do You Say In Job Interviews?

You’ve Been Fired. What Do You Say In Job Interviews?

July 8th, 2016

No one wants to get fired, but it happens – to a lot of people, all the time, and for a variety of reasons. Whether you did something that violated the company’s code of conduct, are not fitting in with the culture, you got downsized, or it was simply a numbers game, the best thing you can do is focus on the future. Regardless of the reason, you can’t change the fact that you were fired, and you need to move on.

Group Interview? 5 Great Tips for Finance Candidates to Follow

Group Interview? 5 Great Tips for Finance Candidates to Follow

June 10th, 2016

If you have a group interview coming up, here are a number of tips to put the best foot forward and get a call back to the next round of interviews…

5 Very Telling Interview Questions To Ask Candidates

5 Very Telling Interview Questions To Ask Candidates

June 2nd, 2016

To improve the effectiveness of interviews, you need to ask the right questions to properly vet candidates and assess their fit for the position you are trying to fill.