Category Archives for How to Succeed In Job Interviews

5 Realities of Job Interviews

Job interviews or a series of job interviews are still one of the most common ways of recruiting people to a vacancy.  Sometimes you will succeed in job interviews and sometimes you will be unsuccessful. It’s easy to fall into the trap of believing that there is some magic formula for success.  While you can […]

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The 3 Keys To A Successful Job Interview Presentation

Job interview presentations are becoming more and more common, especially for more senior level roles.  Presentations give the opportunity to see how candidates perform in the less structured way that they can in a traditional interview. So what are the three keys to a successful job interview presentation? Planning This is a part of presenting […]

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The 6 Deadly Job Interview Sins

Congratulations your CV or Resume has got you noticed.  You get the call, letter or e-mail inviting you for interview.  Success is one step closer or a whole lot further away if you commit one of the following 6 deadly interview sins. Deadly Sin 1:  Being Late Yes sometimes the unexpected happens.  A major road […]

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Handling Tough Job Interview Questions

Job interviews are still one of the most common ways of deciding who to appoint to a particular role. A good interviewer will have done some thorough preparation ahead of even advertising the role and will want to get assurance through the interview process that they have got the best person. In job interviews you […]

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Why Candidates Don’t Perform As Well As They Could In Job Interviews

Whether we like it or not performing well in job interviews is essential if you are going to achieve the success in your career that you desire.  A few seem just to be able to go in and perform consistently well in job interviews while others find it a real struggle. We all know that […]

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Responding To Tricky Job Interview Questions

Job interviews are demanding and can at time be fairly stressful too.  The best candidates will have sat down ahead of the job interview and really thought about the kind of questions that will be asked and have an answer to hand. Even with the best preparation, there still can be times when you get […]

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10 Reasons Why Employers Ask Candidates To Do A Job Interview Presentation

As candidates become more and more skilled at handling traditional job interviews, more employers are looking for additional ways of supplementing interviews. One of the ways they do this is by asking candidates to do a 10-15 minute presentation.

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Job Interview Success – What Employers Want From Candidates

If we think about it, job interviews are really strange. The employer is making a major investment decision, often on the basis of a few hours interaction with candidates.

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How To Impress At Job Interviews

A job interview is still one of the most common approaches to deciding which candidate is successful and is appointed.  Sometimes it can feel like it is a bit of a lottery but there are things you can do to impress at job interviews and stand out from the crowd.  So how can you impress […]

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5 Things To Demonstrate In Job Interviews

Interviews are still one of the most important aspects of recruitment and selection.  At the end of the day, your success comes down to you being able to demonstrate that you are the right person for the role.  There are 5 key things which I believe you need to demonstrate to increase your chances of […]

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