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Struggling with an interview? 12 Best Job Interview tips for Job seekers!

  • Understand the organization- Read about what the organization is, about their latest products and services, get an insight on projected growth and stability.
  • Seek perspective and a glimpse into the company's industry standing, review trade or business publications.
  • Analyze the job description, Outline the knowledge, skills and abilities required. Answer questions like why should they hire you, etc.
  • Wear neutrals-Conservative business attire, such as a neutral-colored suit and professional shoes, is best.
  • Carry along Extra copies of your resume, a notepad, a list of references and a portfolio with samples of your work,
  • Reach on Time, Relaxed and Prepared for the Interview.
  • Make Good First Impressions- be polite and offer warm greetings to everyone you meet? from the parking attendant to the receptionist to the hiring manager.
  • Be Authentic, Upbeat, Focused, Confident, Candid, and Concise- the key to success is the quality and delivery of your responses.
  • The Importance of Body Language- Effective forms of body language include smiling, eye contact, solid posture, active listening, and nodding.
  • Ask Insightful Questions-employers make a judgment about an applicant’s interest in the job by whether or not the interviewee asks questions.
  • Sell Yourself and then Close the Deal-the winning candidate is often the job seeker who does the best job responding to interview questions.
  • Thank Interviewer(s) in Person, by Email, or Postal Mail-Common courtesy and politeness go far in interviewing; thus,thank each person who interviews you.