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Interviewing Tips: How to answer difficult interview questions

Posted by Hiring Gurus on 5/9/17 9:21 AM

You're armed with your resume, cover letter, and portfolio ready to ace your job interview, so what could go wrong? Preparation is key to a successful interview. Not only should you be prepared to show off your skills, but you should be prepared to answer any of the questions that your interviewer throws your way. Many times these seem like curveballs designed to trick or trap you. But keep in mind that the hiring manager's difficult questions are helping him or her to understand your past experiences and how they have made you a stronger professional. To help you in your interview quest, we have outlined some of the most difficult questions you could face at an interview and how to best answer them.

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Topics: Job Seeking, Interview Tips, Interview Questions

Tips for Hiring Managers to Conduct Exceptional Interviews

Posted by Hiring Gurus on 4/20/17 8:36 AM

Most of us begin our careers having to make a great first impression on a hiring manager to get our foot in the door into the company of our choice. If we're lucky, put in a lot of hard work, and strive for greater things, eventually most of us get to experience the nerve-wracking process known as the job interview from the other side of the desk. In other words, we go from the interviewee to the interviewer.

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Topics: Tips, Interview Tips, Hiring Managers

What Makes An Employee Happy?

Posted by Anastasia with Azimuth on 3/29/17 5:03 AM

We can all agree that happiness is a rather relative thing since what makes one person happy, may not even put a smile on someone else’s face. However, if you have a certain target group, in this case your employees in their work environment, then it is much easier to come to a conclusion and be quite specific at that. Therefore, we have gathered some statistics of interviews with employees from various workplaces. In the end, the most important ingredient to making employees happy is to satisfy their needs and wishes.

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Topics: Employees, Workplace, For Employers

How Much Time Do We Actually Spend Working at Work?

Posted by Anastasia with Azimuth on 3/23/17 5:15 AM

Whenever you find yourself scrolling down the newsfeed on your social media accounts or checking the latest trends and gossip online while at work, you shouldn’t feel guilty or stressed out. In fact, your colleagues around you have probably spent the same amount of time being non-productive and taking little breaks browsing the web. Even though it may sound outrageous to some of you managers and employers reading this, this happens every day in the real world and something that should be expected.

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Topics: Tips, Employees, Working

Why Do Some Companies Attract The Best Talent?

Posted by Anastasia with Azimuth on 3/21/17 7:00 AM

Extraordinary talent is crucial in order to make a business successful! Without the right people on your team, no business will ever survive. Because the employees themselves are part of the essential foundation of a company, which neither technology nor management techniques can replace, it is crucial to invest in your employees before all else. Acquiring talented employees is the most valuable asset and can either make your business boom or bust. This fact has been recognized by the largest and most successful companies who wouldn’t risk losing  great people from their own teams. Therefore, the formula for success is to always find the greatest talent there is in the  market. Talent is what will make your services or products better than the competition!

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Topics: Hiring, Employees, For Employers

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