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  1. 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
  2. The CV Creator

    Do you want a professional-looking CV? Try our CV Builder! You do the initial groundwork; then, ... you was quite useful, it helped me get a job interview." "CV Builder was really easy to use, it provided...

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  3. Negotiate your starting salary: If you don’t, you can lose out on a lot of money

    You can lose out on a lot of money by not negotiating your starting salary, says Tekna legal ... raised during your interview. – Sometimes an employer might ask you during your job interview what kind of...

    Article Råd og tips Nov. 5 2021
  4. Lojana thinks about her next annual salary review a year in advance

    Mohanathas starts thinking about next year’s interview. “I immediately start thinking about what I can ... realistically expect in the way of pay. What’s more, the interview should help you to get a clear idea in your mind...

    Article Aktuelt Oct. 9 2019
  5. 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
  6. Thinks people don’t know what they ought to be earning

    ...out and visit companies any longer, so all our interviews have had to take place online. Thinks there should ... sort of dare to ask for NOK 800,000 at my next interview? Can I ask for that much? What makes it so that...

    Article Aktuelt Dec. 21 2020
  7. 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
  8. – 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
  9. Job seeking in the informal job market

    Job seeking in the informal job market Generally speaking, there are two markets for job ... high-quality applications and perform better at job interviews. Being active also gets your name out there to...

    Article Råd og tips Apr. 19 2022
  10. 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
  11. Joined Tekna when he didn’t get any vacation pay

    For Tekna member Ali Akhtarzada from Bahrain, the path to Norway passed through IT studies ... environment. – It was a fun time where I got to interview people working in the arts, cover gallery openings...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 15 2022
  12. 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
  13. Understanding the Underground: Why Foreign Speakers Sometimes Can’t Stop Speaking

    ...after giving a recent business course in Oslo on interview technique. I had spoken about the need for interviewees ... when asked to ‘tell me about yourself’ by the interviewer. Many heads nodded in agreement to this advice;...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 4 2017
  14. No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search

    Karin Lee No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search Did you ... about these former positions as if you were in a job interview. Ask yourself, ‘Why is this job so important...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 2 2021
  15. Five steps to landing your first dream job

    Even when you’re still a student, it’s a good idea to start thinking about what kind of job ... of just trying to sell yourself. It’s not a job interview, but rather a way of getting to know each other...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 17 2022
  16. How to Explain a [Hole/Gap] in Your CV

    When talking about your past, is there any difference between using the word “hole” or ... writing tips,english CV,English language skills,job interview tips, Working in Norway When talking about your...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 11 2018
  17. Phone Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World

    If there’s one thing I’d wish for you as a job seeker, it’d be that whenever you called the ... when I might hear if I’ll be called in for an interview. Could you put me on with someone who could give...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 31 2019
  18. Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC

    Karin Lee Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC CV- tip: Do you hate your CV? Don´t you recognice ... picked something out to impress other people (a job interview, of course), and it wasn’t something she felt...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 29 2019
  19. Let’s be perfectly clear: Writing the Summary on your CV

    The fact that there is no clear right or wrong in resume writing frustrates some job seekers, ... overpass collapsing, unclear writing might mean no interviews come despite your having sent out resumes for...

    Article Working in Norway June 30 2019
  20. Integration: How to Move to Norway

    If you’ve moved to Norway, learn something about Norway. Then tell Norwegians what you’ve ... friendships, write good job applications, stand out at interviews, etc. What would your advice be? If you’re in...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 12 2018
  21. “Why Do You Want the Job?”: Your Words Lost and Found

    ...asked him why they hadn’t been called in for an interview after sending … Karin Lee “Why Do You Want the ... asked him why they hadn’t been called in for an interview after sending in what they thought was a well-written...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 5 2017
  22. Employment law

    Employment law Here you’ll find informative articles about real-life legal issues written by Tekna ... that are to be left off the table during a job interview, many people experience having them brought...

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  23. Outdated to updated?: Quick tips for CV renewal

    Karin Lee-Hansen Outdated to updated?: Quick tips for CV renewal Does your CV need a ... information ready should you be called in for an interview and asked to provide them. Generic vs Individualized...

    Article Working in Norway June 30 2020
  24. Older Job Seekers: The Painful Need to Leave Your Past Behind

    Since we’re so often told that all of our previous life experiences have formed us into the ... your working life that just might land you an interview the next time you submit it for a new job. There...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2021
  25. Employment in the public sector

    Tekna’s legal department Employment in the public sector Appointments made in the public ... necessary, this point should be clarified during an interview. Right to see the applicant list You’ll find the...

    Article Råd og tips Feb. 22 2021