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Learn about Tech Soup’s NetSquared Tech4Good Groups! Writing Job Descriptions to Attract Top Talent Motivating Top Talent to Accept Job Offers Read More Articles Here Top Interview Tips of 2017 December 2017 Interviewing, no matter how much one does it, is still a nerve-wracking, anxiety-inducing process. There’s a natural feeling of uncertainty and fearful judgement that accompanies sitting down with a stranger and attempting to eloquently relay your education, career experience, goals, and aspirations in an hour or two interview. As the 2nd largest IT staffing company in the U.S., Apex Systems is uniquely familiar with the interview process. Our team’s written a number of articles on a variety of interview-related topics, from how to defeat that inevitable interview anxiety to how to modify your interview approach in a video interview to how to write a game-changing thank you letter to help job seekers land an offer. Check out a few below: 20 Interview Best Practices Based on our expertise, we’ve compiled a list of 20 interviewing best practices for before, during, and after an interview. Read this article, here. Defeating Anxiety in Interviews Learn some body language hacks to help you face new people and new environments from certified body language trainer, goal hacker, hiring manager and the anti-boring corporate trainer, Jeff Baird! Read this article, here. 8 Question Objectives for Your Next Interview These 8 questions for your interviewer could set you apart from the rest of the candidate pool. Read this article, here. Pre-Interview Exercise Want to crush your next interview? Here’s a strategic, self-reflection exercise to help prepare you the night before the big day! Read this article, here. 3 Steps to Prepare You for Your Next Interview Interview coming up? No problem! Prep yourself with these three steps. Read this article, here. How to Perfect the Elevator Speech There are plenty of guides on how to craft an effective elevator speech, but the key is to remember that although it is ALL about you, it’s not about you. It’s about your audience and what they need to hear. Find out how to perfect your elevator speech in this article. Read this article, here. Mastering the Art of Skype Interviews Skype video interviews have become a common part of the interview process. How should you treat them differently than an in-person interview? Here are some tips on taking your video interviewing skills to the next level! Read this article, here. 15 Actions to Build Your Self-Confidence Feeling like you beat yourself down more than you build yourself up? These 15 tips or actions can help you get a handle on your self-confidence. Read this article, here. Deliver a Quality Post-Interview Thank You Letter A quality post-interview thank you letter can increase the likelihood of securing an offer! Read our tips and view some sample letters in this article. Read this article, here. Advice from Apex's Top PMO Recruiters on Interviewing We polled six of our most tenured Project Management and Business Analysis focused recruiters across the U.S. to get their main pieces of advice for PMO candidates. Read this article, here. Click here to view all of our job openings and submit your most recent resume today!