Negotiating Up on a Low Salary Offer

Negotiating up a low ball salary offer

  It’s a hot job market, right? Good candidates are scarce. So, why did I just get low balled on salary from my prospective employer? That’s a good question. Buzz in the recruitment community shows that while some companies are stretching their pay ranges, other firms don’t want to feel pressured into giving a candidate […]

High Expectations and the Low Ball Job Offer

Price-sensitive companies are sticking tight to budgets, but keeping their wish lists high.  They want to hire the qualified candidate who can offer them the best return on their investment and are flexing their pocketbooks with less frequency than they did in years past.  They want great talent, but at bargain prices.

Managing Your Online Interview

Get your webcam ready – it’s the newest “must have” item in your job search toolkit. Screening prospective hires online saves employers time, distance and money. The Skype interview gives the interviewer a chance to gauge body language, reaction time, communication skills and gain a visual impression for quickly evaluating a candidate and deciding who moves on to the next step and who does not.

Resolutions for the Job Hunt

It may be cliché, but getting a job is a job and requires a certain amount of discipline and motivation.
Don’t let your 2021 job search be like most new year’s resolutions – 80% fail by February.