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  1. Job interview tips

    Prepare for the interview Where are you in your career? Job interview tips Congratulations, the fact ... fact that you’ve been called in for a job interview means that you’re considered to be qualified for the...

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  2. Are you making these interview mistakes?

    Are you making these interview mistakes? – You won’t get rejected because you were nervous. Råd og tips ... your interview. Photo: Private Middle You’ve done a lot of work getting ready for your interview, and...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 21 2021
  3. How should you prepare yourself for a job interview?

    PREPARATION: How should you get ready for a job interview? Photo: Unsplash Sondre Tallaksrud Examples ... pressure? How should you prepare yourself for a job interview? – You have two jobs as an interviewee Råd...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 20 2021
  4. Jobseeking – Interview Greeting

    Interview Meet and Greet: What’s In a (Correctly Pronounced) Name? Karin Lee Jobseeking – Interview greeting ... greeting dilemma,interview,jobseeking,name pronounciation, Working in Norway What’s In a (Correctly Pronounced)...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 1 2021
  5. What if the interviewer asks you to talk about your weaknesses?

    POOR QUALITIES: How should you answer when an interviewer asks about your weaknesses? Photo: Unsplash Sondre ... Sondre Tallaksrud What if the interviewer asks you to talk about your weaknesses? Should you even give...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 20 2021
  6. Be your best: Interview tips for second-language Zoomers

    Be your best: Interview tips for second-language Zoomers Are you a second language English speaker who’s ... who’s got a Zoom interview coming up? Working in Norway Here’s some sympathy – it’s hard enough to do...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 7 2020
  7. What’s Your Feeling About Phone Interviews?

    Your Feeling About Phone Interviews? interview skills,job interview,job seeking,phone interview,working in ... and read that you’ve been chosen for a phone interview. To please go in and select a date and time that...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 18 2019
  8. ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Our Need for Post-Interview Answers

    ...good many years ago, I still remember my first interview in Norway. I had answered a newspaper ad posting ... Karin Lee ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Our Need for Post-Interview Answers Find the courage and take the time...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 7 2021
  9. Interview Poker: The Danger of Keeping Your Cards (Too) Close to Your Chest

    While a job interview should be a lively, interesting conversation between two professionals exchanging ... the jobseeker by the employer. Karin Lee Interview poker: The danger of keeping your cards (too) close...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 4 2021
  10. The Intercultural Interview Dating Game: Us vs Them?

    ...that they’re not the only … Karin Lee The intercultural interview dating game: Us vs them? From the moment ... take their new relationship to the next level. job interview, Working in Norway Sometimes the best thing...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 5 2021
  11. How Not to Get Burned in the Interview Hot Seat

    I’ve got a job interview on Monday morning. I know no one at this workplace and know only a bit about ... Get Burned in the Interview Hot Seat interview technique,interviewing in English,job interview skills,job...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 27 2020
  12. The Unspoken Yet Real Reason You Didn’t Get Called For That Job Interview

    ...changes in the company at which ‘you’ have just interviewed that may have prevented ‘you’ from getting hired ... yet real reason you didn’t get called For That Job Interview Pay careful attention to written details...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 3 2021
  13. How to Answer the Interview Question: “So, how long do you plan on staying here?”

    ...something like this: “Last week I was being interviewed for a promotion within my company, and was one ... Thought things were going rather well until the interviewer suddenly asked me, ‘So how long do you plan...

    Article Working in Norway May 19 2017
  14. Cross-Cultural Confusion: What’s Not to Love at an Interview?

    Not to Love at an Interview? intercultural communication,international workplace,interview skills, Working ... challenging it is to teach, for example, English-based interview technique courses to these same speakers who have...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 10 2016
  15. When Just Being Nice Won’t Cut It: Why You Need Interview Adjectives/Examples

    Does anybody actually enjoy being interviewed? Sitting in the hot seat being grilled and judged and found…acceptable ... …wanting? Probably not, which is why people attend interview technique courses to learn how to best handle...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 9 2021
  16. No, Really: Why Didn’t I Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback Loop

    ...out why we didn’t get a job offer after being interviewed. Something we said? Didn’t say? Just the basic ... Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback Loop English language skills,intercultural...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 16 2016
  17. Have your employment contract reviewed

    Have your employment contract reviewed Get help evaluating your employment contract from ... extra benefits you were promised during your job interview actually appear in your contract. Please contact...

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  18. Avoid these mistakes in your annual salary review

    ...salary review All employees should have an annual interview about their salary. This could easily be the most ... Olsson. 2. You go in too hard The purpose of the interview is to update your boss on how you feel you are...

    Article Råd og tips Nov. 16 2021
  19. The big salary increases come when you change jobs

    MORE PAY? You might just have to change jobs to get the salary you need. Photo: Mikkel ... Potential new employers often ask at an interview if you’re also interviewing at other places. And if you’ve gotten...

    Article Dec. 7 2021
  20. How to write a good cover letter

    ...a little harder, in order to be invited to an interview, your cover letter must be written in a relevant ... down, and you’ll want it if you’re invited to an interview. Your cover letter should be tailored to what...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  21. Is your CV missing this information?

    CV can prevent you from being called in for an interview. Try looking at your CV – but this time from an ... information, too. You’ll also find tips about job interviews there. And as mentioned above, we also have...

    Article Råd og tips Dec. 17 2021
  22. ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Playing the Sympathy Card

    ...article about not getting the first job I ever interviewed for in Norway triggered a certain number of comments ... ’: Playing the sympathy card Revealing first-interview status or not? foreign language,intercultural...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 8 2021
  23. Minding the Gap of Underemployment

    Halfway through my course on interview technique (in English) last week, I brought up the slide on which ... which appeared what turned out to be a dreaded interview question: “So, please tell me/us, why do you want...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 2 2021
  24. How to write a good CV

    ...well-written cover letter, is what will get you an interview. Råd og tips What should a CV include? You’ll ... help you write a good CV, prepare yourself for an interview and, not least, gain more self-confidence.br/>...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  25. Pregnancy and employment

    ...that are to be left off the table during a job interview, many people experience having them brought ... Have you ever been caught by surprise during a job interview with questions about pregnancy or plans to increase...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 1 2021