Category: Interview Coaching

5 Key Things Recruiters Look For In a CV

How to Pass the 6 Second HR CV Flip Test

5 Key Things Recruiters Look For In a CV Yesterday (Monday 13th August 2018) Charles Murito – Country Manager, during the University of Nairobi Chancellor’s career fair reported that for a single opening they relieve 40,000 – 80,000 CVs. Needless

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6 Top Reasons Your CV Will Be Thrown In The Trash and How To Fix Them

6 Top Reasons Your CV Will Be Thrown In The Trash and How To Fix Them I’ve seen a lot of CVs over the last eight years as a hiring manager and as a career coach. There have been great

Ongoing Recruitment at Kenya National Bureau of Statistics July 2018 (100 – 290K)

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics Government Jobs 

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a corporate body established under the Statistics Act (2006). It is the principal Government agency responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of official statistical information and its custody. It also oversees

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10 Useful tips for Competency interviews

Competency based interviews are also called “behavioral interviews” or “criterion based interviews.” Such interviews are based on the concept that past behavior and experience is the best indicator of future performance. In other words, your history tells a story about

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Here is Why You Need A Professional CV

Every time a job vacancy has been posted, the hiring manager receives on average 250 application. In more competitive fields like accounts, finance, business management ad administration, the applications can go as high as 1000. 75% of these applicants are not

Massive Recruitment at Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS)

Job Opening at Ritepak

Open Jobs Laboratory Technologist I Veterinary Officer II Laboratory Manager – Diagnostic & Forensic/genetics Lab Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Aircraft Technicians Licensed Aircraft Engineer Cat. “X” Electrical Licensed Aircraft Engineer Cat. “C” Piston Engine Workshop Manager Safety Manager Line Maintenance

Massive Recruitment Kenya Airports Authority Jobs May 2018

Kenya Airports Authority Latest Recruitments

Massive Recruitment Kenya Airports Authority Jobs May 2018 Marketing Officer – Retail Job at Kenya Airports Authority JOB REF: MBD/MO2/MAY 2018 Job Purpose The job holder is responsible for identifying and administering non-aeronautical businesses in order to cater for the

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Top 5 Questions You Should Never Leave An Interview Without Asking An Interviewer

Top 5 Questions You Should Never Leave An Interview Without Asking An Interviewer

Top 5 Questions You Should Never Leave An Interview Without Asking An Interviewer An interview is supposed to act as an avenue to sell your skills and expertise to the hiring manager. It is also an avenue to ask relevant

The Informational Interview: A Key Networking Event

The Informational Interview: A Key Networking Event The “informational interview” is an invaluable resource and a welcome addition to any job seeker’s toolkit. Any resourceful job-seeker will have relatively little trouble unearthing key information about target industries as well as specific

13 Startup Founders Share: How to Nail Your Next Interview

The Informational Interview: A Key Networking Event

13 Startup Founders Share: How to Nail Your Next Interview Interviewing is tough. When there are many qualified candidates, standing out in an interview becomes about more than just presenting your accomplishments—it’s also about showcasing yourself and your skills in a compelling, memorable

3 Sneaky Mind Tricks That Will Help You Ace the Interview

6 Questions That Will Ease Your Mind Before the Interview

3 Sneaky Mind Tricks That Will Help You Ace the Interview You’ve done all the interview prep you can: You’ve read through every single page of the company’s website, come up with a set of intelligent questions to ask your

10 Types of Interviews (and How to Ace Them)

10 Types of Interviews (and How to Ace Them)

10 Types of Interviews (and How to Ace Them) Interviews come in all shapes and sizes: Sometimes you’re with one interviewer, others you’re with five. Maybe you’ll be asked to lunch, expected to solve a problem, or invited to a

5 Ways to Figure Out What Interview Questions You’ll Be Asked

Interview Questions & Answers To Expect in a Bank Clerk Job

5 Ways to Figure Out What Interview Questions You’ll Be Asked It’s no secret that the best way to prepare for an interview is to practice answering questions aloud. Problem is, aside from a handful of illegal interview questions, the hiring manager can pretty much

“What Time Should I Get to the Interview?” and 31 Other Job Interview Questions Answered

“What Time Should I Get to the Interview?” and 31 Other Job Interview Questions Answered

“What Time Should I Get to the Interview?” and 31 Other Job Interview Questions Answered Between the 20 or so of us, The Muse team has probably been on several hundred interviews in our day. (We know. We cringe thinking

How to Answer the 31 Most Common Interview Questions

How to Answer the 31 Most Common Interview Questions

How to Answer the 31 Most Common Interview Questions   Wouldn’t it be great if you knew exactly what a hiring manager would be asking you in your next job interview? While we unfortunately can’t read minds, we’ll give you the

6 Questions That Will Ease Your Mind Before the Interview

6 Questions That Will Ease Your Mind Before the Interview

6 Questions That Will Ease Your Mind Before the Interview As you gear up for an interview, you’re likely agonizing over the questions you’ll be asked, the answers you’ll give, and how to make the best possible first impression. Most

How to Ace a Job Interview

6 Questions That Will Ease Your Mind Before the Interview

How to Ace a Job Interview Here’s what you need to know about what to wear, how to prepare and what to say in a job interview. When embarking on a job interview, job seekers have lots of questions: What

8 Things You Should Never Do at a Job Interview

5 Questions to Ask Yourself After Making a Big Mistake

8 Things You Should Never Do at a Job Interview Don’t make these mistakes during your next interview. Recruiters and hiring managers have the power to eliminate even the most qualified candidates based on seemingly superficial behaviors during a job interview. When

How to Shine a Spotlight on Your Soft Skills During Your Next Job Interview

“What Time Should I Get to the Interview?” and 31 Other Job Interview Questions Answered

As prospective employers see if your technical abilities are a match, they’re also sizing up your coveted soft skills. The more things change, the more they stay the same. As certain jobs become obsolete, while robots and artificial intelligence seize others,

4 Things to Look for During the Job Interview

4 Things to Look for During the Job Interview

4 Things to Look for During the Job Interview The job interview is your chance to evaluate the opportunity. When the interviewer is telling you about the job requirements, listen for the opportunity to ask follow-up questions. (Getty Images) Are you

Interview Basics: The Twelve Commandments

How to Prep for These Common Interview Questions by Industry

Interview Basics: The Twelve Commandments Twelve key points to bear in mind in order to transform your hard-won job interview to a lucrative offer. Below are twelve key points to bear in mind in order to transform your hard-won job

How to answer salary questions in interview?

How to answer salary questions in interview?

How to answer salary questions in interview?   In answering a question about your salary expectation, don’t make an irreversible mistake by quoting a number without knowing what the interviewer has in mind. “What is your salary expectation?” Although a great opportunity

The Do’s And Don’ts of Salary Negotiation

Salary Negotiation Tips

The Do’s And Don’ts of Salary Negotiation Salary negotiation is a tough art; if you master it you can get a sneak peek into what your employer’s “reservation price” is and use it to your advantage. The career experts at

The Thank You Letter

The Thank You Letter

The Thank You Letter The interviewe went well, but don’t forget the follow up! Some tips on writing thank you letters that show you are courteous, professional and well-suited for the job. The job interview went well and now the ball is entirely

Tough Interview Questions:- How to Survive the Last Mile

Tough Interview Questions:- How to Survive the Last Mile

Tough Interview Questions:- How to Survive the Last Mile Tips to survive some tough interview tactics in style You read the books, did your research, knew what to expect and impressed the HR recruiters and line managers equally. So much

The Cover Letter

The Cover Letter

The Cover Letter Your cover letter personalizes your CV and summarizes who you are, what you are interested in and why you are very suitable for the job. No CV should leave without one! A cover letter introduces you to a potential

What Happens After Your Job Interview?

What Happens After Your Job Interview?

What Happens After Your Job Interview? Job interview Preparation? Done and over with! Is now the time to sit around and wait for the interviewer to contact you? Or should you jump right ahead and bombard him with phone calls,

Questions to Ask the Interviewer

Questions to Ask the Interviewer

Questions to Ask the Interviewer A job interview isn’t a one-way street. The most successful interviewees realize it is an intelligent conversation, a mutual give-and-take that should result in both parties communicating their relevant agenda and understanding the other better.

How to Avoid Interview Stress

How to Avoid Interview Stress

How to Avoid Interview Stress Do you experience severe interview stress? This article is for you. The interviewer is buttoned-up, formal and not smiling as warmly as you would have liked. The interview chair is hard and unwelcoming, your palms

Five Reasons Candidates Fail to Impress in Interviews

Five Reasons Candidates Fail to Impress in Interviews So what is it that differentiates some candidates from others when final shortlists are so competitive? The answer to some extent lies in the interview stage. Here are some key findings from

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