Category Archives: Interviewing

What Not To Wear to a Job Interview

I was walking through the shopping mall the other day and observed a teenager filling out an application for employment for one of the nearby clothing retailers. From the waist up, she looked dressed for success. HOWEVER, she was wearing … Continue reading

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The Flaring and Crinkling Nose of Body Language

If you see someone flaring their nose like a bull getting ready to charge the matador, you might want to find an excuse to leave the room. This behavior is never a good sign. What else does the nose tell … Continue reading

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Liar Liar! Deception Detection Techniques

I was watching an interview of a suspect and all fingers of guilt were pointed in his direction. He locked down his body language. He clasped his hands together in the lap and froze his feet as if he were … Continue reading

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Exposing the Narcissist HR Job Applicant

Beware of the initial charm and exterior wrapping of a narcissistic employment candidate. If you were selecting the grab bag from under the tree, a narcissist would be the present wrapped in the prettiest wrapping paper and the biggest bow. … Continue reading

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