The Interview

Getting ready

What's the best way to calm your nerves during an interview? Do your homework beforehand.

It's hard to make a positive first impression without some old-fashioned research on the company. But there are plenty of less obvious things to take into account when getting ready for your interview, from considering the employer's point of view right to picking the color of your shirt. Before you step into the hot seat, make sure you've come prepared.

Interview preparation: Get ready to shine

The interview is your opportunity to present information about yourself. Do your thinking and planning ahead of time.

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Understanding the employer’s perspective

Learn to use bridging questions to prompt feedback, and prove to the interviewer that you understand their organization's goals and objectives.