Our consultants will provide advice before each interview on how best to prepare. There is however a lot of useful literature to be found online. We are particularly impressed with an article published in Telegraph on 09 Feb 2017 - https://jobs.telegraph.co.uk/ (detailed below), which provides some great recommendations and worth reading in preparation for interview:
50 Best Interview Tips
Interviews can be intimidating, and it isn’t always clear what employers are looking for. But while this awkward professional situation is sometimes daunting, like anything else, it is a skill that can be practised and perfected. The more carefully you prepare, the better you will do.
What makes an interview successful
The first step in nailing an interview is to simply understand what a successful interview looks like. Here are four key aspects to keep in mind:
- It’s Social: You should demonstrate that you’d be a pleasure to work with
- It’s Professional: Your presentation must be smart, efficient, and diplomatic.
- It’s Human: You need to present yourself as genuine and earnest.
- The Details Matter: From your outfit to your posture, everything is information.