How to Gauge a Company’s Workplace Culture During the Hiring Process

October 20th, 2017

Your résumé and cover letter attracted the interest of a tech company in your local region. The interview seems to be going well, and you hope to get a tour of their office space to see if it reveals a welcoming culture. Finding out the answer to this question is vital before accepting any job… Read More

Aptitude Tests When Interviewing: Why Do Employers Use Them and What Can You Expect?

July 7th, 2017

You’ve got an interview with a top technology company on your schedule. Stressing out over presenting a professional appearance and/or speaking clearly is one worry, but what if this is a technical interview? Aptitude tests during an interview setting give employers a great way to vet a candidate’s skills, while also seeing how they react… Read More

How to Respond to a Job Offer (and Four Bonus Tips on Offer Negotiation!)

June 16th, 2017

Congratulations are in order for receiving a job offer! All the hard work crafting a winning résumé and practicing your interviewing techniques has paid off. First things first, though – the company now wants a response. Responding to your potential new employer in an honest and forthright manner, while negotiating for an extra perk or… Read More

Interviewing for a Civil Engineering Job? Six Interview Questions to Expect.

June 9th, 2017

Congratulations on earning an interview for a civil engineering role at a top company in your area. Obviously, a well-written résumé detailing your meaningful professional experience played a part in being chosen from a list of quality candidates. Time spent in interview preparation is a must to ensure you get that coveted job offer. With… Read More

Gone but Not Forgotten – How (and When!) to Follow up After a Job Interview

May 26th, 2017

A great résumé and well-considered cover letter earned you a job interview with a leading technology company in area. You felt things went well and are hoping to receive an offer or possibly a callback for a second interview. Following up with the company in question is the plan, but you are unsure about the… Read More