Job interviews are nerve-wracking.What’s the weirdest interview question you’ve ever been asked?
They’re especially nerve-wracking when people are asking you questions from-out-of-left-field that you were in no way expecting!
Although I understand the strategy behind and know that seemingly random questions can reveal a lot about a person, that knowledge doesn’t help when it happens to you first hand!
So, what’s the weirdest interview question you’ve ever been asked?
For me, it was “If you were a cartoon character, who would you be?”. I don’t even remember how I answered it because I was so taken aback.
So, since prepping for an interview is such an important part of landing any job, we thought we would share with you the strangest and also most common interview questions that are floating around out there and hopefully, help you nail them!
Business is all about communication.
Whether you’re the CEO of a large company or just starting out on the ground floor of a new tech startup, communication is going to be the key to your continued success.
We all know that everyone is different and each person comes with their own quirks, but there are a few quick-and-dirty tricks we can use to connect with just about anyone in a positive way! To some people, these 6 skills will come completely naturally, whereas some of us need to work on them daily to ensure we have clear and effective communication with everyone we encounter.
So before you have any more awkward, negative or misconstrued communication with anyone, let’s go over the top 6 things you can do to make it all a bit more pleasant.
“Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm, and harmony.”
Feeling unhappy? Do you feel like your job is taking over your life? Take a breath and give yourself a few minutes to read this article and find out how to bring some balance into your life.
So you want to market your business online?
Good, you should. There’s no better place for getting noticed by millions of people on a daily basis – but, you have to do it right.
As a small startup company, we found (still find) ourselves endlessly searching for resources to help get our online presence to the next level and we wanted to share what we learned with you!
You probably already know that online marketing can encompass a huge range of different topics from social media marketing to SEO to landing pages and everything in between. We broke our list of best marketing blogs down into 5 categories so you know exactly what you’re getting at each site.
So what are you waiting for? Dive in!
“Every pro was once an amateur.”
Starting a business isn’t for the faint of heart. If you’ve already begun on your startup venture, you already know this. And if you’re just starting out, well, now you know.
But, the best entrepreneurs in the world were once in your shoes. Just starting out with little more than a dream and sheer determination (we know, we are there too!). The Elon Musk’s, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs’ all started out with the odds stacked against them. But after a huge amount of hard work, some luck and good timing they made their dreams a success. And you can too.
We’ve compiled a list of the best tips from industry leaders to give you the secrets to a successful startup, no matter where you’re starting out!
Corporate Culture To Build Your Business
These days, most of us spend more time at our jobs than at home with our families, so shouldn’t work be somewhere that we feel good about going? Corporate culture is what defines your company and is EVERYTHING if you want to grow successfully. If your employees are doing the afternoon nod at their desks or making a beeline for the door as soon as the clock strikes 5:00pm then maybe it’s time to rethink some of the dynamics you have implemented throughout your office.
Social media is essential for every small business.
Just think about it for a minute.
If you want to find new customers of any kind, chances are they will be on social media. Heck, even farmers in Kuwait use Instagram to sell their sheep. Want to know a few more unusual and shocking social media statistics? Read on!
Body language. It can tell people a lot about you, like whether you’re shy, confident, interested or aggressive before you even open your mouth. You can imagine how much body language comes into play in the field of business now can’t you? We were curious about what clues we were giving away to fellow employees, clients and bosses, so we did a little digging to let you know what your body language says about you. From the most obvious things like standing with your arms crossed, to the smallest facial movements, we’ve got the top 6 most interesting facts about body language and business.