Interview is an important aspect of job search, to be more considered by a job seeker. At this point, the job seeker and the hiring manager meet to evaluate each other. The hiring manager try to examine if the job seeker is qualified and suitable for the job, the job seeker also examine the hiring manager, other job seekers, the location, the questions, and whether they like the job or not. The hiring managers are prepared to test your skills and abilities. How prepared are you to showcase your skills and abilities in order to scale through in the job interview?
We discussed previously on what to do before the interview- preparation guards against failure. The next step is to know what to do during the interview:
• BE CONFIDENT
Being confident in the sight of the hiring manager is a great deal. Your confidence shows that you have brought something worthwhile to the table and you are convinced with your skills and abilities. Moreover, there is nothing to worry about. Be confident and watch yourself scale through.
• BE POSITIVE
Being positive begins from the thoughts of an individual. Be positive in your conversation with the hiring managers, be positive in your experience, even in the question about your weakness. A positive atmosphere ensures free flow in the interview.
• YOUR BODY LANGUAGE
There is a fact that "many words are left in the unsaid". More reason every job seeker should maintain a good body language in terms of eye contact, smiles, handshake, posture, and the like. A good body language will help you succeed.
• YOUR DRESSING
Though this aspect had been settled in the preparation process. It is necessary to be careful with your dressing in the interview- try not to adjust your outfit, maintain coordination in this aspect.
• ASK QUESTIONS
After the interview, you are expected to say something. Thank them for their time, ask them when they would get back to you and how to reach them. This should be done politely and take notes on the answers given.
You can scale through in any interview. Just be prepared, put your skills and abilities to work, maintain a good composure and remember that excellence is the key to succeed.