How Can I Address Unrealistic Expectations During a Job Interview without Fear?

Sometimes, hiring managers and recruiters set application and job interview expectations that are just a little too hopeful – or much too hopeful!

One Twitter user, for instance, shared the following job posting example

“I saw a job post …

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Executives, How Do You Know This Next Job Is Right for You?

Congratulations, you’ve just been offered a job! It has been a long, slow job hunt, and you’re relieved to have finally landed an offer.

But something is holding you back from being fully excited. Is this the right position for …

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What Is a Chartered Accountant?

If you plan on working in the U.S. as an accountant, you’ll likely want to become a certified public accountant (CPA). But what if you don’t plan on working in the U.S.? What if your career goals include living and …

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5 Reasons Why You Absolutely Need a Job Search Strategy

The first step to a successful executive job search is often the most overlooked step. It’s establishing a solid job search strategy—and it’s imperative to inviting leadership-level opportunities your way. 

Setting up an executive job search strategy is simple. …

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5 Traits of Emotional Intelligence in Leaders That Inspire Teams

What’s the difference between a leader and a boss? Have you ever wondered why some people naturally compel the people around them? What is emotional intelligence in leadership, and how does it work?

Emotional intelligence has been proven to be a …

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Top Executive Job Search Trends for 2022

Career and executive coach Deanna Brkovich says that in her business, she has to coach job seekers through the job search expectations that have changed since the last time they applied. Though executives of every generation have grown accustomed to …

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15 Of The Best Personal Organization Tools For Executives

Executives face a number of challenges in the workplace, and personal organization is a major one. Staying organized in the face of an overwhelming deluge of work, roles, and responsibilities that require equal attention can be taxing, to say the …

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Q&A with L.E.K. Consultants Lauren DeVestern and Neil Mittal

L.E.K. Consulting has an extensive consumer practice that works with a diverse range of companies to address the many complex issues facing leaders in the consumer sector. Lauren DeVestern and Neil Mittal are managing directors and partners in L.E.K.’s Boston …

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How Career Conscious People Get Ahead

Many people tend to coast through their careers, from the time they leave school or university and get their first job, to the time they retire.

Although they go to work day in and day out and do what they’re …

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How Citi is Paving the Way for African Americans in Finance

Ever since Maggie Lena Walker established and presided over the first bank to service black organizations, African Americans have been shaping the history of finance. 100 years later, people of color are still making contributions that leave everlasting impacts on …

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