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Never Bad-Mouth Your Current Employer

4/4/2018 | RETS Admin

There are a vast number of reasons that motivate employees to explore a career move – it’s rarely one factor. Invariably, candidates will be asked why they’re looking for a change during the interview process, so it’s imperative to be prepared with a sincere, professional answer. The response to this question can easily make or […]

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Tips for Nailing a Video Interview

3/6/2018 | RETS Admin

The video interview isn’t a hiring fad – in fact, it’s quickly becoming a norm. Companies are now armed with the ability to revisit an interview after the fact, eliminating the scramble to review notes and the attempt to recall details outside of a resume.  Several of RETS’ public REIT clients are fans of video […]

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Cell Phones and Mud Puddles

7/6/2016 | RETS Admin

We’ve had a few interesting events surface over the last week or two with candidates at interviews with clients. For those of you that remember The Untouchables, a movie from the late 80’s, you might recall “bringing a knife to a gun fight.” This blog is a reminder that cell phones and mud puddles are […]

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7th Inning Stretch

10/21/2015 | admin

It’s the 7th inning stretch!  Or is it?  If you’ve listened to the industry leaders and various economists out there, the jargon is “we’re in the 7th inning” of this bubble.  Personally, I hope they are wrong and we’re really in the 2nd!  However, if “they” are right and things are going to slow down […]

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Be careful what you wish for….

10/14/2015 | admin

We’ve all heard the phrase “Be careful what you wish for…” but in this market, it is incredibly true.  I want to tell candidates that are pursuing new opportunities- Be careful what you wish for, it might actually come true! The truth is, deciding to pursue a new job is an exciting adventure, sometimes one […]

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