Job Interview Process

By: Jendaya Hostetler

Before the Interview

  • Make sure you do your research on the company so that they know you're on top of things and you're interested in the company.
  • Get a good nights rest so that you're not tired and you're alert for your interview
  • Practice how you'll answer the questions
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During the Interview

  • Stay alert and ready to answer any questions they have
  • Keep a positive attitude the whole time
  • Don't let them see that you're nervous
  • Use real life stories
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After the Interview

  • Write a thank you note to the interviewer
  • Take notes on what worked and what didn't work
  • Accept rejection with a good attitude
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What Not To Do During A Job Interview

Interview Don'ts

  • Don't chew gum
  • Don't slouch
  • Don't be late
  • Don't take your phone into the building
  • Don't bring up money, benefits or vacation time
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What to Wear

  • Dress professionally in church clothes
  • Don't wear excess jewelry
  • Don't wear crazy makeup colors just keep it simple

5 Common Interview Questions

  • Tell me about yourself

Don't ramble about your personal life and highlight your strengths and abilities

  • What is your greatest strength?

Be specific and give a good work related example

  • What is your greatest weakness?

Be honest but make sure it's not something essential to the job

  • Why did you leave your last job?

Be honest and explain the situation but don't talk badly about your last employer

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Show that you're a person with direction and you have goals

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