How to feel confident in two minutes

How to feel confident in two minutes
  This little trick is brilliant… Have you ever done a power pose? In her 2012 TED Talk, social psychologist and Harvard associate professor Amy Cuddy explained that “power posing”—for example, standing like Wonder Woman—not only makes you appear confident, but actually changes your brain chemistry to make you more courageous. The New York Times ...

9 qualities of truly confident people

9 qualities of truly confident people
“First things first: Confidence is not bravado, or swagger, or an overt pretense of bravery. Confidence is not some bold or brash air of self-belief directed at others. Confidence is quiet: It’s a natural expression of ability, expertise, and self-regard. I’m fortunate to know a number of truly confident people. Many work with me at ...

6 ways candidates remove themselves from consideration

Published on YouTern on May 29, 2014, Written by Will Thomson Interviewing for a job is a tough, long process. And when you finally develop a rapport with a recruiter only to hear they went a different direction (or even worse, you get the “no call at all” thing), its hard not to get down. ...

Nine qualities of truly confident people

Nine qualities of truly confident people
Whether it be through writing, in a face-to-face interview, or in the context of the workplace itself, confidence is an important quality to allow you to succeed in your job search and advance further in your career. So what are the qualities that indicate a truly confident person, and how can we develop those skills ...

What you wish you’d known before your job interview

What you wish you'd known before your job interview
Text Alternative Below   Text Alternative What you wish you’d known before you job interview In a survey of 2000 bosses, 33 per cent claimed that they know within the first 90 seconds of an interview whether they will hire someone. The averge length of an interview is approximately 40 minutes. From a survey of ...

The 10 proven qualities of the world’s top performers

The 10 proven qualities of the world's top performers
Written by Bryce Christiansen, Posted on YouTern The Inspiration Several months before Albert Einstein unexpectedly passed away, William Miller, an editor for LIFE magazine paid the genius a visit. William’s son, Pat had recently become bogged down in a sort of “philosophical nihilism,” asking himself what significance there was to human endeavor if the universe ...

5 tips to ease the transition to a new job

5 tips to ease the transition to a new job
Starting a new job can be exciting, thrilling, and give you a boost of confidence, but it can also leave you a nervous wreck. We’ve all been there before: you wake up at 2 a.m. on your first day of work, doused in sweat and wracked with worry. What if you mess up on your ...