Pre-interview research tips

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One of the most common causes of failed job interviews is the lack of research. Knowing how to showcase your assets is top priority, but just speaking about yourself won’t get you the job. Interviewers like to see candidates who place their qualifications and skills in their company’ context and who can demonstrate the kind of value they will offer … Read More

How to answer “Why should we hire you?” at your interview

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How to answer "Why should we hire you?" at your interview

One of the most direct questions an interviewer can ask is “Why should we hire you?” This is also the most difficult question as it requires you to be very persuasive and highlight the main advantages the employer will enjoy by selecting you. Giving the right answer means you have closed the deal and can expect positive feedback in a … Read More

Inappropriate or illegal interview questions

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It’s common for employers to try to find out as much information as possible about you during job interviews; nevertheless, looking to get hired doesn’t mean you should disclose your entire background and your personal life or that you are asked inappropriate or illegal interview questions. Getting ready for a job interview also means being able to distinguish between a … Read More

5 tips for surviving an interview panel

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All job interviews are stressful, but being interviewed by multiple people makes it even harder to stay composed and give the right answers. How can you ace a panel job interview and stop feeling ambushed? A good starting point is understanding why employers organise this type of interview; the reason is not making you feel intimidated or uncomfortable. Panel interviews … Read More

Questions you should ask at an interview

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“So, do you have any questions you’d like to ask?” “Not really, all clear for me.” Is this how every job interview you go to ends? Do you know what questions you should ask at an interview? Then you are definitely missing the opportunity to find out if the position suits you and also to impress the recruiter. An interview … Read More