“What is your greatest strength?” “Name a time you faced a challenge at work.” You’ve probably asked these generic questions more times than you’d like to admit. The problem isn’t just that they’re passé — it’s that candidates can see them coming a mile away and they’ve prepped predictable answers to your predictable questions. You don’t want to ambush...
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Gregory Lewis November 23, 2020
Once upon a time, there was a boy who grew up working at his family’s toy store. One day, he mustered up the courage to tell his parents that he wanted to leave the family business to be a Disney animator — but they said no. So he took over the toy store, got married, and had a son of his own. When his three-year-old handed him a drawing, he decided to start...
Two things are certain in life, and one of them is taxes. But in this unpredictable year even taxes can surprise you, as LinkedIn’s job posting data suggests: Over the past month, demand for Tax Specialists spiked by nearly 600%. That’s just one of the many insights you can find in this month’s readout of the jobs with the fastest-growing demand and most demand...
Gregory Lewis November 10, 2020
Predicting the future right now might feel impossible — after all, who could have predicted everything that 2020 had in store for us?...
Gregory Lewis September 3, 2020
Recent events involving police brutality and systemic racism continue to ignite the world as we’ve seen impassioned protest in support...