Avoid These Common Interview Mistakes

It’s a big accomplishment when you land an interview, but it can head south quickly if you make these common interview mistakes.

Common Interview Mistakes

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Job Seekers, Don’t Make These Body Language Mistakes

An impressive resume and stellar cover letter can be tossed in minutes if a candidate shows poor body language during an interview.

Body Language Mistakes

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Career Advice Wednesday – All About Interviewing

 

Welcome to our candidate focused weekly blog.  This week we are focused on the interview, how to prep for it and what to do afterward.

Never Assume:

Prep Work:

  • In this day and age, it’s important to prepare for oddball questions and interview curveballs.  Helpful prep tips include: sharing ideas that can be implemented right away, trading the fluff for straight-forward conversation and gaining first hand experience with a company’s product.  And while you’re at it, make sure that you prepare relevant stories of moments where you persevered.  For example, write down real-life examples that can answer the following question:  “Can you tell me about a time when you almost gave up, how you felt about that, and what you did instead?”  [Mashable & INC] Continue reading