How to Cancel a Job Interview (with Examples), According to 15 Experts

Originally posted at life just happens. So when you have an appointment for a job interview, but you can’t make it in time, what should you do? To help you determine the right way to do it, we asked experts to share their insights on how to politely cancel a job interview. Let’s find out: Katherine Metres Akbar  President, YES […]

Answering “What Do You Do?” to Advantage

Answering “What Do You Do?” to Advantage

Many people, especially men, dislike the question “What do you do?” They feel the person asking the question is about to judge them based on their response, sorting them into either “successful” or “not worth my time”—but is this true? Yes and no. When I ask this question, I am interested in whether or not the […]

How to Make Interview Questions Work for You

How to Make Interview Questions Work for You make-interview-questions-work-for-you

A whopping 92% of U.S.-based candidates experience nervousness before a job interview and when asking interview questions. If you’ve been feeling a little unsure of yourself as your interview gets closer, you’re definitely not alone. The good news, though, is that there are steps you can take to calm your nerves and stay in control while […]

The Top 5 Resume, LinkedIn, and Interview Strategies for Job Search Success (video)

Katherine Akbar:Welcome to Your Edge for Success, DC metro’s top-rated career success company. We are here to help you get a job that you will love. We’ve helped over 1,000 clients achieve their career goals in Metro DC, Chicago, California, Florida, Europe, Asia, Africa and the middle East. Some exciting results just in from a […]