Entries by Essence

Arrive at every interview armed with these 6 company facts

As a hiring manager, I was part of a collaborative interview process that usually involved a variety of team members. When we evaluated candidates after a round of interviews, the main question we asked was, “Do they really want this job?” What was interesting, but maybe not that surprising, was that how well a candidate […]

Three Ways to Increase your Chance of a Call Back

We are trained from a young age that right after we graduate high school or college, we need to find a job. We frantically throw together a resume and start applying to any company that lets us upload our profile, impatiently waiting for anyone to give us an offer. This mind-set tends to continue on […]