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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  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 Dec. 15 2015
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. The Intercultural Interview Dating Game: Us vs Them?

    ...only … Karin Lee The Intercultural Interview Dating Game: Us vs Them? job interview, Working in Norway ... example, in the arena of international business, job interviews taking place between people whose first languages...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 16 2016
  8. 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
  9. ‘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 ... the job?’: Our Need for Post-Interview Answers career,international workplace,interview skills, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 23 2016
  10. 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
  11. 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 ... interrogation of the jobseeker by the employer. Karin Lee Interview Poker: The Danger of Keeping Your Cards (Too)...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 29 2016
  12. 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
  13. 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 Oct. 26 2016
  14. 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 CV writing skills,international workplace...

    Article Working in Norway May 7 2017
  15. 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
  16. ‘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 ... international workplace,internationalization,interview skills, Working in Norway My recent article about...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 3 2016
  17. 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
  18. 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 Mar. 24 2016
  19. – You can apply even if you don’t meet all of the job requirements

    ...application can make the difference between getting an interview or not. You’ll find a detailed description of ... help you get noticed and be called in for an interview. I absolutely think that most employers would...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 20 2021
  20. Rule of Thumb: Don’t write references on your CV (do this instead)

    Karin ... them if asked to do so (for instance, during an interview). Everybody already knows this, you say? Well ... seeker you are. And save the references for the interview that is coming your way.

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 17 2020
  21. Quick Tips for Cover Letter Writing

    ...pick out the right applicants to call in for an interview. So here it is in all its basic glory. I swear ... where you look forward to meeting them for an interview. [For example:] “I want to thank you for considering...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 30 2020
  22. LinkedIn Learning: Summarizing Yourself in Five (Easy*) Steps

    ...themselves if they haven’t prepared for their interview. I think that this same reluctance to be more ... themselves if they haven’t prepared for their interview. I think that this same reluctance to be more...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 1 2016
  23. Praise Be – Or Not?

    ...happened while I was teaching an evening course on interview technique in English to a group of unemployed ... happened while I was teaching an evening course on interview technique in English to a group of unemployed...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 29 2016
  24. Avoid these four 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 Dec. 9 2019
  25. Make the Call: Five Great Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Job

    Karin Lee Make the Call: Five Great Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Job Have you ever ... you ask? Use the same ones you’d ask during an interview. Here are five examples taken from career coach...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 20 2020