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6 Rookie Mistakes When Answering Interview Questions

Congratulations! You’ve landed an interview for what will (hopefully) be your first-ever full-time job. Now only one thing stands between you and that first gig: the ever-important interview. If you don’t have much prior interview experience (or if it’s been a while since you’ve done one), an interview can seem a little intimidating. Whether it’s in...
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Why Do So Many Developers FAIL the Interview Code Exercises?

One hiring manager’s lament...

Code exercises. They’re nearly inescapable today. Hiring managers insist on ‘seeing’ what you can do before scheduling an interview. And there’s good reason, too. In my experience, approximately 80% of all engineering candidates fail their initial code exercise, therefore who wants to schedule an hour out of their day for a candidate who...
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50 Most Common Interview Questions

When it comes to the job interview process, research and preparation can often make or break your chances of advancing to the next step. One of the best ways to get ready for a job interview is to practice your responses to any and all interview questions, including those that employers across all industries frequently...
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Interview Fail

An article on Glassdoor.com had some great advice on how to know when an you are NOT 'winning' an interview. To Summarize:
  1. You’re only getting easy questions.
  2. The interviewer doesn’t ask about your availability to start.
  3. The interviewer doesn’t discuss the rest of the hiring process.
  4. Your interview is shorter than scheduled.
Of course...
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