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Interview Do & Don’t #4

Interview Do:
Dress the part for the job, the company, the industry. If you’re in doubt, err on the conservative side.

Interview Don’t:
Chew gum during the interview.


Interview Do & Don’t #3

Interview Do:
Shake hands firmly, make good eye contact, and show enthusiasm for the position and the company.

Interview Don’t:
Be soft-spoken. A forceful voice projects confidence.


Interview Do & Don’t #2

Interview Do:
Ask intelligent questions about the position, company, or industry.

Interview Don’t
Inquire about salary or benefits until after you have received an offer.


Common Interview Question #2

Common Interview Question:
What are your weaknesses? It’s not easy admitting your shortcomings, but everyone has them. The key is to discuss the steps you’ve taken to improve. Be candid, but brief.


Common Interview Question #1

Common Interview Question:
What qualities do you possess that makes you think that you would be successful at this job/career? Focus on qualities that are important to this type of work and then emphasize those qualities.


Interview Do & Don’t #1

Interview Do:
Make a practice run to the location where you are interviewing-or be sure you know exactly how to get there.

Interview Don’t:
Arrive late for the interview. If you are running late, telephone the company.


Resume Do & Don’t #1

Resume Do:
Enumerate and highlight your accomplishments. What were the results, how many, over what time period?

Resume Don’t:
Include other information not specifically related to your qualifications. Save issues such as salary requirements for the interview.