How to Make a Job Candidate Feel Comfortable

  Interviews are nerve racking and can often make candidates feel uncomfortable. As the interviewer, you should try to calm the interviewee’s nerves. Making the job candidate comfortable can make a world of a difference for both the interviewer and the interviewee. Before the Interview Pre-interview nerves are not fun. They are especially unpleasant when…

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What to Wear to a Job Interview

  Job interviews are your time to shine and show that you are the best candidate for the position. Preparation is extremely important when it comes to acing that interview. You need to make sure that you are ready to answer each question to the best of your ability. Even more importantly, you need to…

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Unique Questions to Ask Job Candidates

“What are your strengths and weaknesses?” “Where do you see yourself in 5 – 10 years?” “Why do you want to work for our company?” We’ve all heard these questions before. Candidates often assume that you are going to ask them these standard interview questions. Try asking your interviewees more unique questions in order to…

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Getting Over Pre-Interview Nerves

  Interviews can be frightening and often make potential candidates shake with fear just by hearing the word “interview”.  However, nerves do not necessarily have to be a bad thing. These jitters mean that you are eager and excited to possibly work with the company that you are interviewing for. Here are a few tips…

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Finding the Best Culture Fit for Your Company

A strong company culture is extremely important to maintain. With that being said, finding the best culture fit is something that companies should carefully consider. High turnover rates can be costly. Hiring candidates based on your company’s culture and shared beliefs and values results in a more efficient positive work environment. Defining Company Culture Defining…

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Teamwork Within Your Company

As cliché as it sounds, there is no “I” in team. Teamwork is a vital part in making a positive work environment and a successful company. Collaboration with fellow coworkers allows your staff to learn and grow. Here are some tips that will give your company the opportunity to strengthen your teamwork. Group Tasks There…

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Questions to Ask Your Potential Employer

Interviews can be nerve wracking and are something that most people fear. However, interviews do not have to be so intimidating when you know the correct questions to ask during a job interview. Knowing questions to ask your potential employer are key to success in the interview process and will make the employers know that you truly care…

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How to Write a Professional Resume

  Whether you’re a graduating senior from college or someone who is looking for a job change, making sure that your resume is an accurate representation of your hard work and accomplishments is key to landing that interview. Here are some tips and tricks that will help improve your resume and confidence when finding your dream job. Format:…

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Career Goals for the New Year

2018 is in full swing, and while many may have already abandoned their New Year’s Resolutions, we’re here to hold you accountable when it comes to your career goals. Follow these tips to finally land that dream job and make 2018 the best, most successful year yet! Identify the End Goal In order to “keep…

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Congratulations, Rick!

  Membership Chair and 2018 Board of Directors member for the Dallas Roundtable! Rick is a business development and operations executive with two decades of leadership experience in the IT staffing and consulting industries. His ability to deliver unprecedented results earned him senior executive roles within a multi-billion dollar organization. He has also served on…

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