Job Interview Process

by: Ashley Stoltenberg

Before the Interview

  • prepare questions before hand, review your answers to some common questions
  • Make sure your clothes a clean and appropriate for the interview
  • know who will be interviewing you
  • Turn off your phone
  • Women should wear nice dresses, skirts, pant suits
  • Men should wear Nice pants, tie, suits,
How to Dress for a Job Interview

During the Interview

  • Answer the questions asked
  • Shake the interviewers hand
  • Take Notes
  • Let your achievements speak for you
  • keep eye contact

Five Common Interview questions and how to answer them

  • What are your weaknesses?
  • stay away from personal qualities and stick to professional qualities
  • Why should we hire you?
  • Summarize your experiences and be confident
  • What are goals?
  • talk about short-term and intermediate goals rather than a distant future
  • Why did you leave your previous job?
  • state the reason in a positive form
  • What can you do that other candidates can't?
  • be yourself show them that you are unique
10 Most Common Interview Questions with Answers

After the Interview

  • Say thank you
  • make sure they have your contact information
  • have follow up questions

Interview Don'ts

  • Don't talk to quickly
  • Don't use slang
  • Don't talk about personal life
  • Don't fidget
  • Don't be arrogant
  • Don't act nervous