𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗰𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗮 𝗱𝗼 𝗵𝗶𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗺𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝗴𝗮𝘂𝗴𝗲 𝗶𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝘀𝘂𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲❓

The answer to this is pretty straightforward in many cases: First impressions. Body language. How you perform in the interview. How you compare to the competition. Will you be a good cultural fit? The strength of your questions, depth of research undertaken....

𝗜 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗮𝗻 𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗲𝘄 𝘁𝗼𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗿𝗼𝘄 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗱 ❓

Interviews often come out of the blue. Corporations frequently realize they have a need at the last minute. So the recruiter fast tracks the process; interviews are set for the next few days. That is why I coach people to be ready at all times. My thoughts on if you...

𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗜𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗲𝘄𝗲𝗲𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗸 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝘆 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗼 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲 ❓

An expensive, new suit. Go over the resume once/twice. Go over a few questions, one or two behavioral ones (just in case). Look at the companies website for one hour. Hope. 𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝘆 𝗿𝗲𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘆 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗼 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲. A reasonably modern, clean suit. Know your resume intimately....