Interviewing for a Job?
Still learning these. I have definitely had my share of interview failings but I'm trying to learn from them. Occasional successes too.
- •Ask questionsThey say there are no dumb questions, but try to ask thoughtful ones. Be curious. What questions would you ask to get going on your first day?
- •ListenThat too is its own skill that they may be trying to assess
- •Show that you care about the other people in the room and that you can build relationships with them quickly
- •Don't just say that you have ____ quality or experience, show it or tell a story about itEasier said than done. Actually, pretty hard.
- •Do your homework.That way, you can tailor what you share about yourself, how you present yourself, and which questions you choose to ask.
- •Know at least a few strengths and weakness to shareClassic question. I'm not actually convinced that it gives tons of insight about the interviewee, but it's often there nonetheless.
- •You are interviewing them as much as they are interviewing youBut there's a fine line somewhere in there
- •Dress appropriatelyNot underdressed, not overdressed.
- •Know the 3 impressions about you that you want them to walk away with at the end of the dayHow do you convey those things? What if they don't ask the "