How to Answer “What Are You Passionate About?” (+ Sample Answers)

By Mike Simpson Have you ever been so excited about something that you’ve felt it through your whole body? Has there ever been something you do that you look forward to with absolute and unbridled enthusiasm? Is there a topic, or a subject, or a project that truly energizes you? Think back to childhood and…

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Top 30 Internship Interview Questions (And Powerful Sample Answers)

By Mike Simpson Everyone knows that the best way to get the job of your dreams is to have as much experience as possible in related fields and have a resume that highlights and showcases that experience. Of course, this is easy if you’ve been working in your chosen field for years, but what about…

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Top 30 Administrative Assistant Interview Questions

By Mike Simpson They say behind every successful business executive is a good administrative assistant secretly running the show. While the statement is meant to be funny, there’s a pretty solid core of truth to it. A competent, qualified, and enthusiastic administrative assistant is worth their weight in gold and hiring managers utilize precision administrative…

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Top 27 Customer Service Interview Questions (& How To Answer Them)

By Mike Simpson When it comes to jobs in the workforce, few positions require an applicant to wear as many hats as those worn by a customer service representative. Great customer service representatives are often the face and physical representation of an organization, providing the human experience for consumers who are looking for information regarding…

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Top 10 Interview Questions For Managers In 2021 (Example Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson Imagine if the job market were like a video game. You start out with an objective (goal: steady paycheck), have to complete tasks and quests (interviews) and eventually get the job of your dream (achievement unlocked: career!). Of course, no good game simply ends with you achieving your first goal (getting your…

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How Would You Describe Yourself? (4 Perfect Example Answers)

By Mike Simpson Imagine this: you’re sitting in an interview for your dream job. Everything seems to be going beautifully. You’re knocking every question out of the ballpark and the hiring manager is genuinely laughing at all your jokes. You’re confident you’ve got the job in the bag. You can tell the interview is wrapping…

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Top 15 Nursing Interview Questions (Sample Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson Being a nurse takes a special kind of person. Oftentimes, you’re seeing people in the middle of what can easily be the worst day of their lives. You need patience, resilience, a sense of humor, attention to detail, and a thick skin. Of course, it can also be one of the most…

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Professional Reference Letters 101 (Sample Template Included)

By Mike Simpson Part and parcel of membership in the not-so-elite squad of Traditional Human Employment – to make it fun let’s call them the The Job Seeking Squad – are professional references. A reference is how your hopefully soon-to-be employer can assess your experience and ranking in the The Job Seeking Squad. How long…

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How To Write a College Resume (Template Included)

By Mike Simpson It is senior year and the time has come. The quad that seemed so welcoming and full of promise four years ago is now populated with children. “Was I really that young a mere four years ago?” You were. The beer has been drunk, the parties have become monotonous and dull, and…

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Character Reference Letter 101 (Sample Template Included)

By Mike Simpson We are all familiar with the traditional reference letter (often referred to as a letter of recommendation). It is an employer’s note of your professional conduct. While not always in letter form, providing professional references is a key component of any job application. A lesser known variety of the reference paradigm is…

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