Throughout my career, I’ve interviewed thousands of people for a wide variety of positions and at different levels, from Intern to Director. I have seen some people hit a home run and seen some people strike out.
Back in 2008 when I was still working at the agency, we were all buzzing with excitement about this new platform, LinkedIn. We regarded it as “the professional Facebook” since the all-encompassing term “social media” was not yet common. At the time, we all recognized the awesome power LinkedIn could have with respect to finding candidates and growing
So you have a telephone interview. How important is it?
Let me ask you something: if a headhunter from your dream company called you tomorrow, would you be ready to take the next step?