How to succeed in an interview

This course will help you prepare for a job interview, equipping you with important skills and techniques enabling you to feel confident and well prepared ensuring you the best possible chances of success.

The workshop includes the content listed below, however, all courses can be tailored to suit individual requirements/business needs and can be adjusted as necessary. Workshops may be tailored on the day to suit the delegate needs. Select the Personal development tab for a general overview of the courses available.

How to succeed in an interview

Preparation

  • Carrying out relevant research
  • Practice interviews
  • Writing down important information
  • Familiarise yourself with your CV
  • Familiarise yourself with the location
  • Write down time and place

During the interview

  • Making a good impression
  • Answering difficult questions
  • Advice on asking questions
  • Making notes and referring to your application/CV
  • Remaining calm
  • Selling yourself
  • Active listening
  • Body language

After the interview

  • Review your interview performance
  • How to approach a second interview
  • Learning from your mistakes
  • Asking for feedback
  • Realising the positives

Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand and carry out the necessary preparation before your interview
  • Understand how to act during the interview to ensure the best result
  • Understand the different types of questions you might get asked and feel confident in answering them
  • Know how to sell yourself in the best possible way
  • Know how to review your performance and learn from your mistakes
  • Develop techniques helping you to remain calm and be yourself

If you require any further information, or if you would like a friendly, informal chat about what we can offer you, please contact us.