Archive for March, 2007

How To Explain Job Hopping In Your Interview

Job hopping will incredibly rewarding in terms of experience could spell disaster for your long term career. A spate of short lived jobs could raise the suspicion of any recruiter wary of hiring anyone with a spotty job history. While job hopping has become fairly common today with the competitive job market, it doesn’t mean that a history of short term jobs are going to be appealing to all employers. Before you go into the interview you should have a ready and acceptable answer for the job hopp…

Dealing With Employment Gaps

Sometimes circumstances totally out of your control force you out of your job for a length of time. Or you could have simply walked out of the office one day and decided to tour the world. For whatever reason gaps in your work history don’t bode well for your long term career. Employees are extremely fishy of finding a semblance of a job hopper in potential employees or a even heaven forbid a stint in prison. The trick is to gain your employer’s trust and to adequately explain those employment g…