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As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.
Donald Trump


The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do, well.
Henry W. Longfellow


The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is every-thing if you want to succeed in business--or almost anywhere else for that matter.
Lee Iacocca


“With out passion you don’t have energy; with out energy you have nothing.”
Donald Trump





"The Behavioral Interview"........what every candidate needs to know.

Interview Tips that will land you the job of your DREAMS.

The Credibility Factor: The more you are willing to accept responsibility for your actions, the more credibility you will create for yourself during your career. Giving your soft skills substance on an interview meeting with a potential employer is crucial. What are your soft skills? Relates to a candidates emotional intelligence; the cluster of one’s personality traits. Building your own “credibility” on an interview meeting is a must. You need to demonstrate and articulate the following:

Expert Power- Your ability to influence your interviewer in regards to your past courses of action of your specific knowledge, experience and expertise.

“An expert is someone who has succeeded in making decisions and judgments simpler through knowing what to pay attention to and what to ignore” .
Edward De Bono

Trustworthiness- Moral values of being honest, keeping promises, and
being loyal.

Keeping your word.
Following up.
Taking the lead.

Trust is the highest form of human motivation.”
Stephan Covey

Competence- Your ability to perform a specific task, action, responsibility and function successfully.

Organizational skills.
Goal oriented.
Specialized language and vocabulary.
Your associations/affiliations.
Track record.
Speaking ability.

“Any event, once it has occurred, can be made to appear inevitable by a
competent historian.”
Lee Simonson

Idealism- The pursuit of one’s noble principles, purposes and goals.

Positivism- Is a philosophy that holds that the only authentic knowledge
that is based on actual sense experience.

Optimism- "optimism is the faith that leads to achievement." Your belief and confidence that leads to achievement.

Vision- A past of setting mission statements with a hierarchy of goals.

“Idealism springs from deep feelings, but feelings are nothing without the
formulated idea that keeps them whole”
Jacques Barzun

Irene M. Porto, MBA
Career Integrity Coaching

"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work." ~ Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)
 "Every achiever that I have ever met says, "My life turned around when I began to believe in me." Dr. Robert Schuller
 "But all endings are also beginnings. We just don't know it at the time."  Mitch Albom


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