How To Tell If A Job Candidate Is Lying In The Interview
03/29/2018
Do you ever find yourself suspicious that an applicant is lying during a job interview, but you’re not sure how to uncover the truth without resorting to over-the-top interrogation techniques? The science of textual analysis tells us that truth-tellers actually speak differently than truth-stretchers, and you can apply that data to make better hiring decisions. In a research study called  “Words That Cost You The Job Interview”  we discovered that interview...

Can Staying With a Company Too Long Hurt Your Career?
03/29/2018
I’ve talked to job seekers who were unexpectedly unemployed after spending ten years or more at the same job with the same company. I've also heard from people who have had a lot of jobs in a short period of time. In both cases, job seekers were worried about whether the time they spent on the job would impact their chances of getting hired, and it could. How long is too long to stay at a job? On the flip side, how long should you stick around if you  hate your job  and can't...

9 clear signs it’s time to quit your job
02/27/2018
If you’re like most people, you spend more of your valuable waking hours at work than you do anywhere else. It’s critical that you spend your time at the right company, pursuing the right opportunity. Bad management does not discriminate based on salary or job title. A Fortune 500 executive team can experience more dissatisfaction and turnover than the baristas at a local coffee shop. The more demanding your job is and the less control you have over what you do, the more likely...