Do's and Don'ts of Job Interviews

Do’s and Don’ts of job interviews

 

Preparing yourself for your job interview

 

There are a few things that you should DO and NOT DO when preparing yourself for your all important job interview.

 

DO dress yourself appropriately

DO arrive a little early or at least be on time

DO have the number of your interviewer, just in case you get caught in unavoidable traffic.

DO have copies of your CV in a neat CV folder. (This should include a copy of your ID and certificates)

DO exhibit the right kind of body language.

DO the right preparation and research, and know what questions you would like to ask your interviewer about the company.

DO always send a note, thanking the interviewer for the opportunity of the job interview afterwards.

 

And of course there are the DON’TS

 

DON’T bad mouth your current or old job. (Present or past employers)

DON’T use bad language or slang.

DON’T be too relaxed and complacent.

DON’T talk about your problems and personal issues.

DON’T panic if you haven’t got an answer to a question.

DON’T lie about anything.

DON’T talk about money or company benefits, unless the interviewer does.

 

Compose yourself, be relaxed and natural. Come prepared, with a pen in hand, a smile on your face and a willingness to give your best. Good luck finding your dream job.

 

 

 

 

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