>> Monday, October 17, 2011
A job interview is one of the processes that any individual who wishes to get a job should go through. This can be a very nerve racking experience especially for a newly graduate who does not have that much experience yet when it comes to interview.
A person going through an interview should come prepared, for this is the most important step to get hired. An interview is his way to sell his qualifications to his prospective employer so he should be able to present himself well and be able to answer all the questions.
So how can one prepare for a job interview?
1. Do a research about the company that you are applying. This will give you a good knowledge of their business, what they do, their clients and more, which will help you be prepared for possible questions that they will ask from you. This will also give a good impression to your interviewer as you have spent time and show interest with the company.
2. Dress appropriately for the interview. Make sure that you come to the interview in appropriate clothing. Do not wear rubber shoes, pants, plunging necklines, or halter-tops. You should give an impression that you are professional and qualified for the job and the dress that you wear will help you achieve that. Look for coupon codes and discount vouchers on the net so you can shop for appropriate corporate attire that you can wear during the interview.
3. Practice. Think of all the possible questions that may be asked during the interview and think of the appropriate answers to those questions. Questions about your work history, your career goals, your strength and weaknesses and the like are some of the commonly asked questions during a job interview that you can prepare with.
4. Have enough rest the day before the interview. Eat a balance diet and make sure that you have enough sleep and rest the day before the interview so you will come fresh, rejuvenated and with a clear mind to answer all questions.
It is important that you impress your possible employer to get the job and a job interview is the first important step that you have to pass to get your dream job. So make sure that you come prepared for your job interview so you will capture the attention of your interviewer and will make them feel confident that you are fitted for the job.