Interview Preparation

Interview Preparation

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Research the company (what they do, in the news, funding - have they raised, headcount, stalk the interviewer, any international presence)
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Go over the JD in detail - and know why you are applying, client’s love to ask “why us?”
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Ask the recruiter any questions you have at all
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Think of examples of similar duties/responsibilities/tasks you’ve done before that are relevant to the role
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Research the industry sector and know your reasons why you want to work in it

Performance

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Be friendly and positive
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Remember to listen as well as speak
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Be presentable
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Be prepared to sell yourself into the role and the company
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Be prepared with questions about the role and the company. Example of a good question to ask at the end “do you have any reservations at this stage about my application?”

Task/Presentation/Role Play

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Review as soon as you receive it so you know how long to allocate to do it
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Practice (if a roleplay)
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Make sure you’re in a quiet place with good signal/wifi if it’s not face to face Prepare to nail your next video interview
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Be prepared to take notes