Interview Tips

Interviews come in various shapes and sizes. Sometimes, you meet in person--sometimes you’re expected to complete a specific task. Sometimes the questions you get are relevant to your experience, sometimes nothing you’re asked has to do with your professional experiences in logistics and supply chain management. There is no one size fits all answer to interviewing.

The interviewing process is one of the most nerve wracking experiences in everyone’s professional life. Trying to nail an interview is hard, but it doesn’t have to be.

You can be ready for interviews in any industry with these 40 tips:

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Do your research
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Check their social media
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Look for them in the news and sites like Glassdoor
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Talk to others in the field
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Bring your resume
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And your references
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Go over lots of questions
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Memorize your resume
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Prepare your talking points
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And your stories
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Memorize the job listing
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And come up with reasons why you fit every point
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Practice on your own
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And then with someone else
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Update your LinkedIn
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Get rest
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Dress appropriately
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Be confident
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Show up early
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Know key names
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Know your expectations
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Be ready for a number of different kinds of interviews
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Shake their hand confidently
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Keep your expression in mind
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Practice good posture
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Present your strengths concretely
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Present your weaknesses smartly
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Emphasize the right things
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Be concise, but not too concise
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Don’t try to be informal (unless they are)
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Stay calm
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Know why you want the job
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Bring a notebook
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Don’t rush through it
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Avoid controversial topics
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Ask questions
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Outline your goals
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Show you’re willing to go the extra mile
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Be honest
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Follow up afterward

Next Steps

Now let’s get started!

Use these tips to create an unforgettable resume and apply now. Seldat Staffing will do the rest.