It's tough looking for a job in a recession. Companies are freeze-hiring, others have completely closed down. Job openings are scarce, and for every position you can expect to compete with hundreds of other candidates. Tough times call for smart measures. Here are some strategies to help you find a job even in a weak job market. It will help give you the edge over other … [Read more...] about 7 Tips for Job Hunting in a Recession
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Job interviewers often ask applicants the reason they left their previous job. The rule of thumb is to be as honest as possible when being interviewed. In some cases, however, you might have to sugar coat your answer. The reason for this is that no one looks kindly on a person who bashes his or her ex-employer. If you say nasty things about your ex-employer - no matter how … [Read more...] about Is it okay to talk about why I left my previous job in an interview?