DRESSING FOR AN INTERVIEW • Make sure your clothes fit you • Dress to look Smart
Clothes need to be Ironed • Wear covered shoes
Your Hair must look neat and professional • Face (Men to Shave, Women to wear light makeup)
Clean and neatly trimmed/manicured nails • Little or no jewelry
Personal Hygiene • Make sure you do NOT…..
Interview Questions Interviews can be a little stressful and the best way to reduce the stress is to be prepared. You should take the time to review and practice answering the “standard questions” the interviewer will ask you; such as….
Interview Questions • Tell me a little about yourself • Why did you apply for this position? • What experience do you have? • Why are you the best person for the job? • Why did you leave your last job? • What would your previous bosses, colleagues or teacher say about you? • What can you tell me about this company? • Are you a team player? • What are your Strengths? • What are your weaknesses?
Interview Questions • Are you willing to work overtime? Nights? Weekends? • What has been or is your greatest achievement in your past or current role? • Can you give me an example of where you have learnt from a mistake you have made? – What did you learn? • What is more important to you: the money or the work? • What qualities do you look for in a boss? • Do you have any questions for me?
Points to Remember • Smile • Relax, do not be nervous • Eye Contact • Give a firm handshake