An interview is the one chance to make an impression stick! You have done well to get the interview and have areal opportunity to stand out. Be prepared, do your homework, practice the tricky questions and remember to ask questions to help you make an informed decision. Interviews are a two way street and the more interest you show, the more you will be remembered. Plan some pointers to make your interview a success!
Before the Interview:
Presentation is always a key factor in making a statement about who you are. If the corporate world is new to you, take the time to read some business magazine. Invest in a good quality suit as your professional attire will speak volumes.
Do your home work
Take the time to research the company. Browse their website and familiarize yourself with whether they are a public or private company,
What culture they promote type of industry, client they work with and what attracted you to their advertisement? Remember these points and think about what make you the most unique and compelling candidate.
During the Interview:
Be prepared for the following question:
-How would you describe yourself?
- What motivates you to be successful
- What are your strengths and competencies?
-Tell me about a time you have demonstrated teamwork, leadership, crisis management etc.
- What would you bring to the role?
After the interview:
Follow up with the consultant or interviewer
Thank you notes leave a warm and lasting impression
Ask for feedback on your interview performance.
Some people always seem to succeed at interviews. They’re not lucky, their secret is careful preparation. The better prepared you are, the more confident you will be and the more success you will have.
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