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    After the Interview: 4 Ways to Follow Up

    After the Interview: 4 Ways to Follow Up
    You had your interview, and you the way it ended left you hopeful. Now comes what is often the most agonizing part of the job hunt: waiting for the hiring manager to call. But you still have some control over the process. Experts offer the following advice on maximizing your chances for success: (Have an interview coming up? First read important ...
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    What's the Best Color to Wear to an Interview?

    What's the Best Color to Wear to an Interview?
    Prepping for an important interview means researching the company and making sure you have smart responses to anticipated questions. It also means being strategic about what to wear to an interview. Specifically, you want to choose job interview clothes -- and colors -- that will put you in the best light and may give you an advantage. Research has shown that ...
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    How to Ace the Interview

    We're loving cartoonist Grant Snider right now. Anyone who can make us laugh about the job search process is a winner in our book. Stay tuned as we'll be featuring more of Grant soon --a cartoonist who moonlights as a dental student by day! Click here to see the original version of this article posted on Grant's blog: Incidental Comics: ...
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    5 Foods to Avoid Before Your Interview

    Congratulations, you landed an interview! In a lot of ways, interviews are like first dates. The goal of your interview, like the goal of your date, is to make the other person feel comfortable around you and excited to spend more time together. Obviously, it’s important that you don’t stink. March is National Nutrition Month so it’s a good time ...
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    How to Follow Up After an Awkward Interview

    How to Follow Up After an Awkward Interview
    Have you ever left an interview knowing something went awry? It can happen for a variety of reasons: Your gut tells you that this is not where you want to work, you had an uncomfortable exchange with the interviewer, or you forgot the interviewer's name altogether. Here are tips for following up after different awkward interview situations: You Don’t Like the ...
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    6 Answers Interviewers Need, to Hire You

    6 Answers Interviewers Need, to Hire You
    From Monster.com During the typical job interview, you'll be asked a lot of questions. But do you really understand what the interviewer needs to know? "Most students have no idea why a recruiter asks a particular question," says Brad Karsh, a former recruiting professional for advertising giant Leo Burnett and current president of career consulting firm Job Bound. "They tend to ...
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    Last-Minute Interview Prep Tips

    Last-Minute Interview Prep Tips
    Interviews can be pretty intimidating, so it's understandable if you put off prepping for the big day because of nerves. Lucky for you, we've put together a cheat sheet of last-minute interview prep tips, whether your interview is tomorrow afternoon — or two hours from now. Procrastinators, rejoice. You still have a chance at that job! 1. Dress Code Looking the ...
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    Successfully Close Your Design Interview

    Successfully Close Your Design Interview
    From Monster.com "So, when do I start?" A question like that is about as aggressive as you can get at the close of the interview. It may knock the interviewer for a loop and appear to be overly aggressive, but some people think of it as closing the sale. For some people it has worked. For others this approach may not ...
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    How To Make Your Interviewer Fall in Love

    How To Make Your Interviewer Fall in Love
    In this economy, finding desirable creative job right now is hard. The competition is tough. If you have passed through the first round and landed an interview, congratulate yourself! You're one step closer to getting a dream job in an industry you're lucky to call home. Now, making sure you present yourself the best light is the single most important thing, ...
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