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Getting an interview means that you are being short-listed and the company is interested in you. This is the opportunity for you to prove that you are the right and the best person for the job. You should prepare yourself before the interview to be more confident. Below are some tips to help you before, during and after the interview.

BEFORE The Interview
1. Find out as much as you can about the company
·Nature of the business
·Product and services
·Competitors

2. Find out what are the frequently asked questions and be prepared to answer difficult questions.
·Why did you apply for the job?
·Why did you think you would be the best choice for the job?
·What interest you about this company?
·What are your strengths and weaknesses?
·Tell me about yourself
·Which of your skills and experience are relevant to the job?
·What is your reason for leaving your last company?

3. Prepare the questions to ask the interviewer.
·Who will you report to?
·Who will you be working with?
·What are the working hours?
·Is there any training provided?
·When will you be given a decision?
4. Find out which of your skills are relevant to the job?

5. What are the interview date, time, location and office contact numbers?.
·Allow enough time for the journey and time to look for the office premise. Be 10 minutes early for the interview.

6. Who is the interviewer?
·How many interviewers will conduct the interview
·Is this a panel interview?

7. What should you bring?
·Bring along the original and a copy of your up-to-date resume, relevant certificates, a passport size photo, references, a notepad and pen.

8. How should you dress?
·Dress appropriately and do not overdo it. Be smart, the first impression is important.


DURING the Interview
1. Greet your interviewer with his/her name. Smile and give him/her a firm handshake.

2. Establish eye contact with the interviewer.

3. Discuss the areas that you need to strengthen in your experience. Avoid trying to present a perfect image.

4. Listen carefully to your interviewer's questions.

5. Answer questions clearly and concisely with enthusiasm and professional vocabulary.

6. Be honest.

7. Try not to give one syllable answer.

8. Be positive and enthusiastic.

9. Be polite and be aware of your body language.

10. Do not reveal confidential information or criticize your current employer

11. Ask relevant questions to show your interest and you have researched the company.

12. Do not be afraid to admit if you can't answer the question.

13. Find opportunities to sell yourself by highlighting your strengths, accomplishments and skills related to the job.

14. Do not discuss salary, benefits or vacations.

15. Let the interviewer know if you are interested in the job.

16. Thank the interviewer for the opportunity to interview for the job.

AFTER The Interview
1. Send a thank you letter to the interviewer.

2. Follow up by a call after 5 - 10 days to show your interest in the job. It will also remind the interviewer of you.

 
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fazamania - 10:43 AM

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anfield - 9:06 AM

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