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    Make Meetings Matter: An Interview with Paul Axtell

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    What is the most dreaded part of your work day? For many, it’s the seemingly endless stream of meetings to talk about other meetings that we have to set up. In the workplace, often times nothing gets done as a result of this bottleneck, which can stall progress for an organization and a career. Fortunately, …

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    How Two NYC Performers are making a Career Out of Musical Improv

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    I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Evan Kaufman and Rebecca Vigil whose popular musical improv show “Your Love, Our Musical” has received wide success throughout New York City, including a write-up in the New York Times. Their show starts off with both Kaufman and Vigil interviewing a random couple from the audience …

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    Complex Interviewing Strategies for All Levels

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    If you’re going to go for a job, you might as well take the time to focus, properly prepare and get the position. Naturally, this entails integrating complex business ideas so you appear competent, intelligent and knowledgeable to the interviewing party.

    Below, we will show you how to integrate some complex business theories into your …

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    Timely ‘Thank You’ Note/Email Often Job Tie-Breaker

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    LOOKING FOR AN EASY, YET VERY EFFECTIVE WAY TO DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELF IN A VERY POSITIVE WAY FROM THE “COMPETITION,” i.e., others seeking the same position(s) as you, during a new job search? Simply send a timely, well-written, short “Thank You” note or email following each and every face-to-face interview with a hiring manager.

    Oh, you …

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    Posted in Career Development, Interview, Personal Branding, Positioning, Sound Branding, Success Strategies

    10 Hardest Interview Questions

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    Competition for finding a job is getting fiercer every day. There are many talented candidates applying for the same positions.  Therefore, companies are highly selective and ask the hardest questions they possibly can to put the candidates under more pressure. Thus, they evaluate if the candidates can succeed under any circumstance.

    It would be to …

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    Interviewing with Senior Management

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    Everyone thrives to have more influence at work. They want to become leaders, do something great with the career they are given and be better liked by those around them. Additionally, power translates into more money.

    However, prior to obtaining an executive level position, you’ll notice that it’s imperative that you learn to interview with …

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    Posted in Career Resources, Interview, Job Search, Workplace Success

    How to Field a Hiring Pro’s First Phone Call

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    IF YOU HAVE BEEN CONDUCTING A SYSTEMATIC, WELL-THOUGHT-OUT, WELL-EXECUTED NEW JOB SEARCH, and if you have clearly positioned yourself as being among TOP candidates, in today’s burgeoning job market, sooner rather than later, you should expect to receive an initial contact from a hiring professional, i.e., a hiring manager, headhunter or in-house corporate recruiter. Nearly …

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    Balancing High School And Being a Top Hip Hop Publicist with Lloyd Ellis

    Earlier today I had the chance to sit down with Lloyd Ellis the teen publicist behind some of hip-hop’s biggest names. Lloyd chats with us about how he got into the music industry at a young age and how he does it all while still being in high school. After having this conversation I am …

    Posted in Interview, People, Personal Branding, PR, Success Story

    Graduating from Promoter to Music Executive with Milan Ackerman

    This week I got the chance to sit down with Milan Ackerman, VP of 36Brickhouse. Their client roster includes Waka Flocka Flame, Southside, Azizi Gibson, Our Neon Dreams, and Ben G. Milan has been a driving force in expanding his clients music into new verticals outside of entertainment. During the course of the interview we …

    Posted in Interview, Marketing, Media Branding, People, Personal Branding, Success Story, Success Strategies

    Eric Kuhn, Media Pioneer and Powerful Personal Brand

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    There is an adage that says, “the more important a person is, the more likely they are to be polite and open-hearted.”

    If there were ever a personal brand to prove that rule, it’s Layer3 TV’s Eric Kuhn.

    Currently in Marketing and Business Development at Layer3 TV, Eric Kuhn was the Social Media Agent at …

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