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[8 Jun 2009 | 52 Comments | ]

Choose Your Timing Well

A thank you card should be sent on the day after the interview and not sent any later than two days after it. If you’re mailing the thank you cards, get them in the mail as soon as possible after the interview. Then, also send a follow up email. You can repeat the same information in your email that you have in your card without using the same words. Polite persistence is a good thing when it comes to following up after a job interview. It shows …

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[27 Mar 2009 | 95 Comments | ]
How to Successfully Promote Yourself during a Job Interview

Be Prepared

The best way to be prepared to sell your skills during a job interview is to start at least a few days ahead. Anticipate the questions you’ll be asked and plan some answers. Make sure you’re ready to be convincing about pointing out how your skills and experience make you the ideal choice for the job.
 
Bring a neat looking folder or case to hold any items you’ll need on the interview day. Don’t forget to bring a stack of business cards plus extra resumes. Even though you most likely …

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[7 Feb 2009 | 5 Comments | ]
Why You Should Hand Out Your Business Cards at a Job Interview

You Make Contacting You Convenient for the Company

 

Your business card should list your different phone numbers with the best times to reach you. Having a website address on your card is great if your website supports the image your business card promotes of you and further sells your skills and abilities.
 
In presenting multi contact options on your business card, you increase the convenience for hiring companies to get a hold of you. Make sure everything including your contact information is accurate on your business card. Never hand out old …

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[19 Jan 2009 | One Comment | ]

Until you actually become employed, finding a job is your job. Designing an effective custom business card can help you promote your skills with little effort. Having a professional looking business card is an ideal self-marketing tool as it promotes you to potential employers while also leaving them with your contact information. A tasteful looking business card can also help set you apart from other job applicants.

Put the Back of Your Business Card to Good Use!
 
A great idea to help promote your skills to potential employers is to use the …