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Do First Impressions Really Count?

Posted by HackerTrail on Mar 30, 2016 3:28:04 PM

Here’s the hard truth: 80% of hiring managers will decide within the first 10 minutes of an interview whether to hire you or not. While every second in that interview room might feel like forever, anxiety might affect your responses to your potential employers. Here’s how you can work on the first impression that you’re putting forward.

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Topics: job, tips, candidates, Career Tips, employee, employer, hire, hiring, interview, jobs, sg, singapore, trick

Interviewing Your Interviewer

Posted by HackerTrail on Mar 30, 2016 3:17:29 PM

When candidates walk into an interview, they forget that they’re there to ask questions as well. Asking the right questions at an interview is important for two reasons:

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Topics: tips, candidate, Career Tips, employee, hire, hiring, interview, jobs, singapore

What Do Some Of The Best Companies To Work For Have In Common?

Posted by HackerTrail on Mar 7, 2016 2:24:42 PM

Mention “best employer” and most people would immediately cast their thoughts towards Google. The omnipresent tech/platform giant has built an unshakeable reputation for itself as the premier employer of the best talent in the world. Operating in 70 offices in more than 40 countries around the globe, Google’s legendary perks and unconventional office interiors have made its company culture a hot search topic on… Google.

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Topics: Career Tips, companies, culture, leadership, singapore, work

Get Ready & Get Hired: 5 Things To Remember At Your Interview

Posted by HackerTrail on Mar 7, 2016 2:23:12 PM

So you've cracked one of HackerTrail's coding challenges and the employer's keen on meeting you "for a chat". What now?

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Topics: job, Recruiting in Singapore, tips, Career Tips, help, interview, singapore

How To Interview At A Startup

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 8, 2016 5:53:05 PM
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Topics: Recruiting in Singapore, Career Tips

Company Compatibility: How To Pick The Right Company To Work For

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 8, 2016 3:58:01 PM

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Topics: Career Tips

How To Know If Your Boss Is Doing Right By You

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 7, 2016 7:13:39 PM
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Topics: Career Tips

Scored yourself a developer-role interview at an MNC? Here's what to expect.

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 5, 2016 6:06:56 PM
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Topics: Career Tips

Fresh Graduates: Should You Work For A Startup?

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 4, 2016 6:55:01 PM

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Topics: Recruiting in Singapore, Career Tips

5 Bizarre Psychological Drivers Candidates Look For In Your Company

Posted by HackerTrail on Dec 31, 2015 2:13:32 PM
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Topics: Career Tips