Interview Basics: Tips For New Job Seekers

Job Interview Tips That Work

InterviewAn interview is essentially a questioning or conversation for the purpose of eliciting information. As a job seeker or candidate it is your job to make a favorable impression. To make positive and favorable impression you need to demonstrate that you posses the knowledge of the organization and all the necessary skills to fit into the organization’s goals and framework.

How An Interview Typically Goes

The career management services will guide you on how an interview typically goes.

  • Meet and greet.
  • Overview of the position you are applying for. This portion will test your active listening skills. It is a good habit to write some key points down.
  • Information Exchange (Q & A): The success of this portion of the interview depends on the person who is interviewing you. They might ask you questions about your skills, how you fit into the position, on the overview they just gave you, etc.
  • The most important is that you ask questions. It is vital to show your interest and understanding of the position. It is necessary to understand the needs of the organization.
  • Wrap-up: The interviewer may summarize the position details and may reiterate what the organization is looking for. The interviewer will ask if you have any further query or questions. You can go ahead with simple questionings showing your interest in the organization and its working.

Steps To Help You Prepare

Here is some career advice for steps to help you prepare for the interview.

  • Read the job description carefully
  • Look for the situations when you can demonstrate the skills you possess and the organization is requesting.
  • The skills are gathered from the previous employment or schoolwork, or field visit projects.
  • Make a note about the times when you have demonstrated those skills.
  • Make a note how you have handled difficult situations at the interview sessions.
  • Be specific when describing past situations.

Research The Position And Organization

It is vital to collect information about the company. Learn all you can about the company and position. Be prepared to answer why you want to work with them and how you are a good fit. You can collect information about the company and the industry over the internet. Prepare yourself with good research about the organization. This will help you to ask questions to the interviewer if you get the chance. Good research about the organization will help you to show your interest in the organization.

Body Language And The Interview Dress Code

Your appearance speaks about you. Appearance is the first and foremost important non-verbal communicator with the interviewer. You can make a favorable impression with the interviewing dress code such as:

  • Dress professionally
  • Dress conservatively
  • Maintain a neat hairstyle

 

For Men:

  • Polished shoes
  • Simple tie around the neck
  • No baggy pants
  • No earrings
  • No long hair
  • No visible tattoos
  • No visible piercings

 

For Women:

  • No excessive ornaments
  • Reasonable heal size
  • Pants, suits or skirt

Follow the above tips and you are sure to win!

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