Do you have a job interview scheduled? Well done! Still waiting to get an interview? No worries. We’re here to help you prepare.

 

BEFORE THE INTERVIEW

  • Research the company and industry
  • Practice your interview skills with friends or family
  • Have at least 3 questions prepared to ask the employer about the role and expectations
  • Pre-plan an appropriate outfit to wear to the interview
  • Plan your journey beforehand so that you can arrive 5-10 minutes before your interview

 

DURING THE INTERVIEW

  • Showcase relevant documents to the interviewer (CV, certificates, and portfolio)
  • Be positive when answering the interview questions
  • Prove that you can do the requirements listed on the job description
  • State how your skills will benefit the role and the company
  • Have continuous eye contact, speak with confidence and engage with the interviewer
  • Make sure you say that you want the job

 

AFTER THE INTERVIEW

  • Send a brief but thoughtful follow-up email
  • If you can, ask for feedback
  • Take notes on what worked, and what didn’t