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Do You Listen As Much As You Talk?

I came across a gem of advice in an article about interviewing that I whole-heartedly agree with: shut up and listen. Yes, it may seem a little counter-intuitive. After all, you’re the one being interviewed, not them.  But in many cases, candidates need to use the art of listening to have an effective interview.  Read this article to learn why this is so important.

Article:  Listen Up! Silence Speaks Volumes in an Interview


September 8, 2010 - Posted by | AOL article, Interviewing 101

1 Comment »

  1. Great advice. I think people feel they need to fill that empty void with useless chatter. Be comfortable in the short bits of silence so you can both gather your thoughts for the next topic to be discussed.

    Comment by Gina | October 7, 2010 | Reply

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