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Asked by Tanya on March 11, 2018

What are the key things to avoid saying or doing in an interview?

AT&T, Mutual of Omaha have responded.

We like to give the perspective from a few of our recruiters when we can!

From Recruiter Bryan:
Do a quick search in your favorite search engine and you’ll turn up more than enough examples…

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Asked by Tanya on March 18, 2018

Is it really necessary to send a thank you note after the interview?

AT&T, ADM, Mutual of Omaha have responded.

Ah yes, the thank you note.  Well, do you want to separate yourself from the pack?  Do you think people appreciate gratitude? Do you want to remind a recruiter or hiring manager why you are the best…

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Asked by Tanya on March 23, 2018

Is it okay to ask for reimbursement for transit if it is not offered?

Mutual of Omaha have responded.

When interviewing for a position and not sure if there is a possible reimbursement for transit, the best way to find out is ask. It is acceptable to ask if the company will be making the travel arrangements…

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Asked by Tanya on March 16, 2018

I know I’m not supposed to bash my former employer, but what if my last boss was a real jerk? What do I say if I’m asked why I left my first job so soon?

AT&T, Quest have responded.

That is a tough question and a tougher situation.  We have all had a boss that left us with a bad impression, but that experience doesn't need to carry over into our next job. 

I have found…

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Asked by Tanya on March 20, 2018

What is an appropriate way to follow-up after an interview? How long should I wait to hear from them, how often should I follow-up, and what should I expect to hear?

ADM have responded.

Great question! A great way to follow up after an interview is with a nice thank you card, or via email. You do not need something extremely long but a short note thanking them for their time and letting them…

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