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5 awkward interview moments – and how to bounce back from them

20 September 2017

Job interviews are demanding at the best of times, and then your phone rings or you blurt out a swear word! But it’s not over when something like this happens – if you know what to do.…

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Are audition-style interviews the next big thing? (and how to prepare for one)

1 September 2017

Days may be numbered for job seekers who have traditionally been able to bluff their way through interviews as new recruitment techniques start gaining popularity in Australia.…

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7 ways to tell if your interview went well

8 August 2017

There’s usually a huge sense of relief once a job interview is over, but that feeling quickly subsides as you start trying to analyse your performance. Instead of torturing yourself over…

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8 tips for second round interviews

11 July 2017

Congratulations! You’ve made it through to the second round. According to Amanda Buxton, Director at Buxton Pratt Consulting, second-round interviews are usually only offered to two or three…

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Why you should stop saying "we" in an interview

4 July 2017

So, you’ve researched the organisation, prepared for a range of interview questions, picked out what you’re going to wear, now it’s time to practice the language you are going to use. You…

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How to toot your own horn: the balancing act

5 May 2017

Bragging about your achievements doesn’t always come easily to us Kiwis. Yet it’s so important. We don’t like to toot our own horn. Yet being too humble can cost you a job, promotion or a…

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