phone interview tip #3

Here’s the third tip on how to ace the phone interview. In this audio Susan Jacobsen from Love to Excel PR in Washington DC shares her thoughts. (download mp3) 1 min

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candidates are not practicing first

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phone interview tip #4

Here’s the fourth tip on how to ace the phone interview. In this audio Consuelo Bova from Forthefit.comshares her thoughts. (download mp3) 30 sec

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dress comfortably, feel confident

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phone interview tip #1

We’re starting a series of audio tips on how to ace the phone interview. In the first installment JR Rodrigues from Jobhuntexpress.com gives 3 tips. (download mp3) 1 min 30 sec

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come up with the 4 or 5 things for the hiring manager to remember

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phone interview tip #2

Here’s the second tip on how to ace the phone interview. In this audio Frances Jones from Cole Media Management gives 3 ideas. (download mp3) 1 min

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stand while you speak, look into mirror

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How to talk to people, lifestyle careers and more for 9/25

Twelve new tips for how to succeed in the phone interview have been inserted into the stream as well as these five new shows for the week.

1. TOTAL PICTURE RADIO: How to Talk to People with Sonya Hamlin (download mp3)

2. CAREER COMMUNIQUE RADIO: a look at Lifestyle Careers (download mp3)

3. JOBS IN PODS: Intel’s Accelerated Leadership Program for MBA’s (download mp3)

4. CAREER CZAR: The Cost of Worker Disengagement (download mp3)

5. RECRUITING PODS: Mackey & Guasco Recruiting Radio Show, the Fall Recruiting Season (download mp3)

ERE interviews: Sales Gravy

SalesGravy is a web site community for all things sales. There’s networking, podcasts and a job board. We met their founder Jeb Blount and asked him to talk about the site at the recent ERE Fall Expo. (download mp3) 5 min.

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At SalesGravy.com we believe that Sales Professionals are the Elite Athletes of the Business world and this site is designed and dedicated to helping our members gain the Winning Edge!

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ERE interviews: Vault.com

Vault.com is one of the oldest career sites online. We ran into our pal Yaz Dalal from Vault at the recent ERE Fall Expo. (download mp3) 5 min.

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There’s a reason that Fortune called Vault “The best place on the Web to prepare for a job search.” Job seekers – from students to experienced professionals – have discovered that Vault is the most comprehensive resource for career management and job search information, including insider intelligence on salaries, hiring practices and company cultures.

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How to followup after applying #7 Maria Goldsholl

In our seventh installment of our follow up series, Maria Goldsholl from the Mom Corps calls in with her advice. 1 min. (download mp3)

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Say something smart!

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ERE interviews: introducing JuJu.com

JuJu.com is a job search engine. We asked their VP Brendan Cruickshank to talk about the site at the recent ERE Fall Expo. (download mp3) 2 min 45 sec

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The Green Jobcast #15 (fastest green job occupations)

The Green Jobcast, episode 15, is a short news segment with information about green jobs making headlines across the country. (download mp3) 3 minutes

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Sponsored by Jobs in Solar Power & Jobs in Wind Power.

TRANSCRIPT (special report)

“In order to succeed in the 21st century, we’re working to improve education, expand health care, fix the infrastructure, overhaul our manufacturing industries, adopt green technologies, and continue our leadership in high-tech innovation,” says Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., one of the nation’s leading occupational experts and author of the recently released book 200 Best Jobs for Renewing America.

Throughout his book, Shatkin explores the six industries that are at the center of America’s shift toward a forward-looking economy: Education, Infrastructure, Health Care, Information and Telecommunication Technologies, Green Technologies and Advanced Manufacturing. He also identifies the best overall jobs, best-paying jobs, fastest-growing jobs and more within each of the six renewal industries.

Of these industries, Green Technologies, in particular, has gained a great deal of interest among individuals hoping to secure a solid job as the economy continues to shift and become more competitive in the upcoming decades. Below is a sample list from 200 Best Jobs for Renewing America, identifying the 10 best Green Technologies jobs overall.

1. Construction Managers
Annual Earnings: $76,230
Percent Growth: 15.7 percent

2. Industrial Engineers
Annual Earnings: $71,430
Percent Growth: 20.3 percent

3. First-line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
Annual Earnings: $55,950
Percent Growth: 9.1 percent

4. Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
Annual Earnings: $58,380
Percent Growth: 25.1 percent

5. Construction and Building Instructors
Annual Earnings: $48,330
Percent Growth: 18.2 percent

6. Environmental Engineers
Annual Earnings: $72,350
Percent Growth: 25.4 percent

7. Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters
Annual Earnings: $44,090
Percent Growth: 10.6 percent

8. Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers
Annual Earnings: $75,800
Percent Growth: 21.9 percent

9. Carpenters
Annual Earnings: $37,660
Percent Growth: 10.3 percent

10. Electricians
Annual Earnings: $44,780
Percent Growth: 7.4 percent

Additional information about the best jobs in each of the six renewal industries can be found in 200 Best Jobs for Renewing America, which published this month. The book is now available at Amazon.com, all major bookstores and from the publisher (www.jist.com or 1.800.648.JIST).