Hard Skills vs Soft Skills: What’s the Difference?

hard skills vs soft skillsAs you apply for a new job, you may be asked to talk about your soft skills and hard skills. A successful candidate should be able to highlight both of these skill sets to get the job they want. In order to do that effectively it’s important to understand the difference between hard skills vs soft skills and be able to provide relevant examples of each.

 

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How Many References Should You Have?

references on resumeToday, when applying for a job, you will most likely be asked to provide several things: 1. A resume 2. A cover letter 3. Work samples 4. And a list of references. In this article, we hope to answer at least some of them including how many references your application should have.And while the first three are quite self-explanatory, when it comes to references on a resume, applicants often have a lot of questions.

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How To Answer “What Motivates You?”

What Motivates YouThere are lots of difficult questions you may have to answer during a job interview. However, sometimes, it’s the questions that sound easy that are actually the most complicated. The answer to the “what motivates you” question can tell your employer a lot about you and your potential future in their company. This is why we suggest you consider your answer in advance.

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How To Introduce Yourself Professionally?

how to introduce yourself professionallyMost job interviews and even online applications start with a scary question: “Can you introduce yourself?”. While on paper this question looks easy enough, a lot of applicants find it difficult to answer. You will probably have a lot of information to pack up in a very small snippet of time. All the while, you will want to make a good impression on your potential employer and, in the best case scenario, get the job.

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