Before the interview

  • Go to the interview knowing as much as possible about the company.
  • Think about how your skills and experience are relevant
  • Identify 3 or 4 things that will set you apart from others
  • Get a good night’s sleep so you are well-rested and focused.
  • Arrive on time - getting there early is important
  • Dress appropriately - maybe leave the loud tie, and too much bling at home though

During the interview

  • Be positive & confident - Believe you are the right person for the job
  • Listen carefully to questions. If you don't understand the question make sure you ask for it to be repeated or clarified so you can answer correctly.
  • Avoid 'yes' or 'no' responses. Try to give some examples in your answers
  • Ask 2 or 3 questions at the end of the interview - you want this!

After the interview

  • Ask for feedback on how you can improve for next time