Job Applicant Interview Tips

Basic Tips for a Successful Interview

  1. Smile and be positive - even over the phone.
  2. Don't speak negatively about a bad boss or work situation.
  3. Research the organization prior to going to the interview - the more you know the better you will be prepared.
  4. Prepare a list of questions to ask the interviewer. Make sure that the position is the correct fit for you and your current needs.
  5. Prepare and practice for the interview.
  6. Be able to discuss your strengths and weaknesses.
  7. Dress for success.

First Impression Tips

  1. Arrive early for your interview.
  2. Smile
  3. Be yourself and at ease (comfortable).
  4. Be positive, courteous, and attentive.
  5. Turn your cell phone off or on silent during your interview.