Interview Tip #1: Do
Interviewers are impressed when candidates take
time to research and learn about the company.
Tip #2: Present yourself well
Dress professionally since it's not just what you
say, but how you present yourself that makes a
difference. Use a firm hand shake, maintain eye
contact, sit up, and stay focused.
Tip #3: Be confident and positive
Your ability to maintain your composure will be
observed. You don't want to appear nervous but at
the same time don't appear overly relaxed. Stay
professional being aloof or unapproachable.
Tip #4: Ask questions
Asking questions lets the interview know you're
interested. It can also show you've done your
Tip #5: Sell yourself
Give examples of your achievements to show how
you are an above average candidate.
Tip #6: Make sure you understand the question
If you don't understand a question then ask the
interviewer to repeat it or elaborate so you can
make sure you answer exactly what they are
Tip #7: Follow up with a thank you letter
It's good manners to thank the interviewer for
their time. Get their business card and send a
thank you letter within a day or two. This will
also show you are interested in the position.