Job Tips

New “Help Me Choose” Button

help me choose feature on Corridor Careers in Cedar Rapids Iowa

We want to offer lots of package options to area employers, however, we know that HR professionals and business owners don’t have time to sift through the various options. Our latest feature is designed to help employers select a great package based on their individual needs. “Help Me Choose” will deliver three great options based on your selection. Packages are tailored to the category you select or the advertising goal you have. Get suggestions at any time.     How does it work? Based on recent package performance Select by Category or Advertising Goal “Good, Better, Best” options displayed Click “Start Over” to select a different goal or category   Try It Out Need more assistance? Our team can craft a custom package just for your...

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Iowa City Jobs: Healthcare

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According to US News and World Reports, Iowa ranks highly for its superior Infrastructure (#1), excellent Education (#5), and world-class Healthcare (#3) . As a result, Iowa claimed the top spot in their “Best States” rankings for 2018. Iowa City stands out as a state leader in healthcare. Consequently there are always healthcare jobs in Iowa City that need skilled workers. However, you don’t have to be a doctor or a nurse to work in this industry! With a growing need for other skilled and labor positions, finding employment in Iowa City is as easy as finding the right employer. Here are a handful of the industry leaders for employment in the Iowa City metro area: Quality Hospitals in Iowa City University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics...

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Phone Interview Tips and Tricks

Phone Interview Tips Corridor Careers Iowa City Cedar Rapids

In Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, companies are turning to phone interviews to start the recruiting process. Phone screens or initial interviews are your first chance to make an impression on a potential employer.  So it’s important to treat them just as seriously as you would an in-person interview.  Especially because they determine whether the HR professional will advance you on to the next round. Below are some tips to help perfect your phone interview skills and help you land that job. Prepare for a Phone Interview Just like with a face-to-face interview, it’s imperative to be as prepared as possible for a phone interview. Schedule your phone interview when you know you’ll be free and able to take the call in a quiet space. This needs...

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Career Fair Questions

Cedar Rapids Job Fair October 25th, 2018

Visiting a Career Fair isn’t the same as an interview, but it does give you one on one time with employers and recruiters.  It pays to be ready to answer the typical interview questions and gives you a chance to practice your skills. Questions you should be ready to answer: Here are a few you should know a quick answer to. And they’ll be the first you’ll answer in an interview as well. Tell me about yourself? What kind of job are you looking for? What are you currently doing? Why are you looking for a change? What are some of your strengths? Questions you should ask: Don’t forget you need to ask Employers questions to. Here’s a few good ones. How would you describe the company culture? What are the biggest challenges of this job? What...

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