๐—ช๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐˜€๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—น๐—ฑ ๐—œ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜„โ“

Ten years ago. Ideally, yes; however, the best time to start is today, not when your dream company calls you for an Interview. There is a lot to learn and a lot of techniques to practice. Setting out stories and frameworks is one part of it; practicing and refining...

Don’t fake listen – Part IIโ—

Don’t fake listen. Looking, nodding, thinking you look the part but you are only pretending you need to actually learn how to listen. If you don’t, this will be spotted by an astute interviewer; it creates a poor impression. You need to retrain your body...

Top Interview tips โ—

When an interviewer’s eyes light up about something or they get slightly animated (meaning what they are saying excites them) that is when you should (subtly) nod in agreement, smile as a response or provide a supplement to their narrative. They will see you as...
๐—ž๐—ป๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ธ ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜„ ๐—ข๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ธ:      ๐—š๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ž๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜†โ—

๐—ž๐—ป๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ธ ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜„ ๐—ข๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ธ: ๐—š๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ž๐—ป๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜†โ—

Today’s post features a guest blogger. Someone that I have had the pleasure of getting to know over the last few weeks.Aaron is a great guy not only professionally but personally. He is a fantastic family man and always so supportive of everyone that I have seen...

What do companies wantโ“

Companies include what they are looking for in a position description (PD). They also typically provide more context at the start of the interview; don’t place yourself in a position where you zone out at the start; listen carefully for this guidance....

๐—” ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜„ ๐˜€๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—น๐—ฑ ๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—น ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ธ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ปโ—

As the interview progresses, ask the Interviewer follow-up questions on the topic (somewhat sparingly) This makes it more like a conversation, an exchange of ideas, rather than a Q&A or an interrogation. Some Companies are formulaic and believe rigidly in the...
Eye contact – Should I stareโ“

Eye contact – Should I stareโ“

No, you shouldn’t stare but you should: Engage/show interest.Light up/show emotion.Smile (yes your eyes are one of the main differences between a real and a fake smile).Seek understanding or clarity.Analyze (the body language)Make eye contact (specifically) when...

Interview – the best practice โ—

Interviews can be hard work. The applications, the waiting, the phone screens, the radio silence, no feedback, the call out of the blue 5 weeks later. You have been short-listed, you don’t really want the job, so you demonstrate little interest. THIS IS WHAT YOU...