Reader Q & A
Should I send send a hard copy of my resume?
I often get asked, “should I send a hard copy of my resume by mail?” Based on my experience, the answer is no… and here is why.
What does it mean if a job is reposted while I’m interviewing?
What does it mean if a job is reposted while I’m interviewing? It really means nothing, so don’t panic. Here are the reasons you’re still in the running.
What does fit mean in the job search and interview process?
During your job search, you’re probably not going to get a ton of feedback on why you weren’t hired for a particular role (here’s why). However, one of the most common reasons for not being selected is about “fit”. I myself have heard plenty of times that something “wasn’t the right fit” but it’s still… View Article
Should I respond to a job rejection?
The most devastating part of the job search is getting rejected/turned down for a role you were really excited about. Often times people ask me what they are supposed to do when they get turned down (by email). Are you supposed to respond?
Should I include an objective on my resume?
People often wonder if they should include an objective on their resume. In general, I say the answer is no. This post explains why I don’t think objectives are important (and also the certain situations where you may want to include one just in case).