Persuasive How To Survive A Job Interview?

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Imagine walking into a unfamiliar building your stomach feeling fluttered, your palms are sweaty, you have even noticed a nasty a sweat stain under your arm. How many of you have ever experienced this type of anxiety? I have had to overcome this feeling many times. Today I am going to tell you how to survive a job interview. First I am going to tell you how to prepare for a successful job interview, then I will tell you how to ensure your appearance is intact, following that I will tell you how to maintain a level of professionalism, and finally I will tell you how to leave a lasting impression. Body: I. First I am going to give you some tips to ensure that you are fully prepared for your job interview. A. Begin with doing research on your potential employer 1. Research things that will help you understand your companies purpose (This can include their products and service, clients, culture, date of establishment) 2. Research things that will help you understand your companies day to day operation (size, hours of operation) B. Think back to previous interviews 1. This doesn’t have to be limited to previous job interviews 2. Think of potential questions you might be asked for example “What do you think you could offer the company?” 3. Thinking on these questions allows you be better prepared. This also ensures you won’t end up looking like a dear in headlights. C. Prepare the night before 1. This includes things from ironing your clothes and picking out the outfit you will wear for your interview 2. This ensures you are on time which is vital 3. Get a good nights sleep this will help you look as well as feel refreshed D. Be on time 1. Lateness = irresponsible 2. Arrive at least 10 minutes early to ensure you don’t have any prob... ... middle of paper ... ...l phone to go off during a job interview(this includes vibrate, this still creates a distraction) Now that you have completed the biggest milestone, the interview itself you have one last step to ensure success. IV. Follow up with a thank you note D. According to an article by employment guide following with a thank you note shows appreciation and also leaves a lasting impression. Conclusion: In closing today I have informed you of how to survive a successful job interview. We covered preparing for a successful job interview, making sure your appearance is intact, and how to maintain a level of professionalism. These tips will help you through each phase of your interview. I hope this information will be helpful as you advance in your career. Remember following these tips won’t only help you doing the interview they also will help lessen your anxiety. Good luck.

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