Interview Tips

“What are your weaknesses?” This is a common job interview question that most candidates struggle to answer. But, those who prepare for questions about their weaknesses are well-equipped to show a potential employer they are the right for a role. How to Answer an Interview Question About Your Weaknesses If an interviewer asks you to… Read more »

Virtual interviews are becoming big parts of the “new normal” of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. But, you need to maintain professionalism in a virtual interview, even if the meeting takes place from the comfort of home. How to Maintain Professionalism in a Virtual Interview It can be tough to maintain professionalism in a virtual interview,… Read more »

Everyone knows how to dress for a traditional corporate job, but things can get a little confusing when you are interviewing for a warehouse job or other industrial, blue-collar job. What do you wear to an interview when you will probably never have to wear a suit and tie to work?   While it’s easy to default to whatever you rolled out of bed and… Read more »

You know you have what it takes to thrive in a particular role. Now, you need to showcase your skills during your interview, so you can land the role and accelerate your career growth. Ways to Showcase Your Skills During an Interview There are many ways you can showcase your skills during an interview, including:… Read more »

A job interview can be a nerve-racking experience, particularly for light industrial professionals. The top roles in manufacturing, technology, and engineering are in high demand, so light industrial professionals need to distinguish themselves from other job applicants to land the best positions.     To distinguish yourself from other light industrial job candidates, you need to make… Read more »

Transferable skills, aka “soft skills,” can make or break your chances to earn your dream job. So, if you can showcase your transferable skills in a job interview, you can make it easy for your interviewer to see why you’re the right candidate for a role with their company.   There are many things you can do to highlight your… Read more »

Even the most stellar resume won’t land you your dream position if you can’t impress during the interview. After all, hiring managers are looking at your personality and characteristics in addition to the things they can learn about you on paper. The goal is to determine whether or not you’ll be a good match with the rest… Read more »

Whether you’re already working as a computer numerical control machinist (CNC) or are looking to join this exciting field, the first step of the process is mastering the interview. Fortunately, HCR Personnel Solutions has the knowledge and experience to advise CNC candidates throughout this process.   Keep reading for tips on landing a great job as a CNC… Read more »

Job interviews are nerve-racking at the best of times. Some people struggle to relax and give calm and collected answers. Others have trouble remaining focused and tend to trail off topic. It’s easy to let your nerves get the best of you. But did you know there are also a few key mistakes you could… Read more »

What’s the difference between a person who always lands great jobs and a person who continually strikes out? Interview skills. You can have the most amazing resume in the world, but it won’t get you very far if your interview skills are lacking. When you impress your interviewer with your confidence and enthusiasm, you make… Read more »