I was at a BBQ recently and overheard someone ask a 10 year-old what they want to be when they grow up. It reminded me of my childhood, when I used to dream of being an astronaut and working for NASA. Before I knew it I was in my early 20’s job hunting in New York, and […]Ace Your Job Search with Career Goals
Interviews are stressful. Preparing for them not only increases confidence, but helps you come across as professional and prepared. Below are 5 common “difficult” interview questions. Let’s walk through strategies for answering each one. 1. What is your greatest strength? This might not seem like the most nerve-wracking question. After all, most of us like […]5 Common and Difficult Interview Questions
Often, when hiring managers have an open position, they assume the majority of the resumes they receive from their networks, job boards, or recruiters belong to job seekers that are actively looking for just any job. In the technology market, this could not be farther from the truth. Many high-level IT professionals these days have […]Interviewing a Passive Job Seeker
Resumes packed with relevant work experience are no longer enough to stand out. Employers want to interview candidates who can articulate their thoughts and understand that we live in a social, connected world. One of the best ways to stand out nowadays is through blogging. An active blog is an incredibly valuable asset and every […]If Content is King, What Are Content Creators?
It’s no secret that the job search sucks. Regardless of your industry, skills or experience looking for a job is painful. Thankfully the days of reading the classified section of The New York Times or local newspapers are behind us. Though having to pay a buck or two to buy a newspaper seems like a small problem compared […]Apply to fewer jobs for better results
This month has been very exciting for us here at Queby. We’ve been working on Queby for about 8 months and it has been a great learning experience. We’ve spoken to countless job seekers and mingled with thousands in the startup community. We’re grateful for the overwhelming support we have received from everyone. In the […]Introducing you to Queby!