Tanjia M. Coleman
Tanjia M. ColemanTanjia M. Coleman Tanjia M. Coleman is a recognized expert in human capital and executive hiring. For more than a decade she has advised corporate human resources departments on strategic staffing decisions and executive development. Now, through her firm Your Best Career Now, Coleman advises mid-career executives on their career decisions and professional development. She has a Master’s degree in Industrial/Employee Relations and Organizational Development from Loyola University Chicago.
Articles by Tanjia M. Coleman
Don’t Overlook Human Resources
The hiring manager will never know that you exist if you can't get past the recruiter or human resources representative.
Why Have You Been Out of Work So Long?
Whatever you do, have an answer to the question — why have you been out of work so long?
Acing the phone interview: Preparation is key for an HR phone screen interview
Before you face the hiring manager, you’ll probably spend some time on the phone with the company’s HR department.
Acing the Phone Interview: Talk Time
Treat every interview as prime time for your career prospects, even when no one can see you.