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3 barriers to successful interviews & Overcoming them

Are you struggling to crack interviews in spite of putting in time & efforts for effective preparation? You are unable to identify where exactly you are lacking in your interviews? What’s inhibiting you from performing successfully in interviews? These 3 barriers could be the reasons for your not so good performance in interviews: Fear Before …

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Dissecting the STAR approach for behavioral & situational interview questions

In our last webinar focussed on interviews, we had a very engaging mock interview session. During this session, we asked few questions to the audience & shared our feedback on improvement. One common characteristics that emerged from the discussion was the non usage of STAR approach while addressing situational questions. In this article, we will …

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4 Ideas for Personalizing CV & Cover Letter

Are you not getting any interviews after enormous applications? Are you stuck in a vicious cycle of applications, rejections & dejections?  Chances are that the reason behind your unsuccessful attempts is the amount of efforts, time you are investing in customizing & personalizing your documents based on the job description & requirements. Personalizing & customizing …

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5 steps for considering your job search journey itself as a “JOB”

Job search is usually considered to be a stressful journey as one has to undergo numerous rejections & failures before securing a job. Being an expat in Germany, further makes the journey more challenging. It is quite common to be overwhelmed & demotivated in this phase of your life. However, what we need to be …

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3 ways to prepare for PhD applications effortlessly

It’s Shivalee here again talking about all things about PhD applications! So, did you figure out your WHY to pursue a PhD? If not, please read this blog about figuring out your WHY before reading any further: https://reflections-empowerment.com/why-should-you-pursue-a-phd/ I started my PhD applications in the last semester of my masters. The number of rejections made …

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