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Points of interest: ACM CareerNews: Tuesday, August 22, 2006

August 22nd, 2006

“Ten Questions with Libby Sartain of Yahoo” Guy Kawasaki blog, August 15

Guy Kawasaki interviews Libby Sartain of Yahoo, who is responsible for leading the global HR efforts at the company. … writing a brief 50-word elevator pitch can help candidates deliver a quick summary of who they are and what they can offer … personality, passion and a deep understanding of the competitive landscape go a long way during the job selection process … show … that you are fun, friendly, and passionate about your career.

“Interview Etiquette Begins the Minute You Walk in the Door” CareerJournal.com, August 2

a job interview actually begins before you walk through the door of the interviewer. … Through a number of anecdotes, the article illustrates how a failure to understand the finer points of interview etiquette can negatively impact the final hiring decision.

Original Source: http://www.acm.org/careernews/issues/v2_i12.html

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