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Tips On How To Ace Your Job Interview

Tips On How To Ace Your Job Interview

A job interview is one of those opportunities you should never waste. Impress your interviewer by showing them you are the best fit for the job and you are unique among other applicants.

The following are the comprehensive key of do’s and don’ts to keep in your mind to ace your interview and take home that job contract!

Know the details

When the company you are applying for invites you for an interview, respond to their invitation immediately to let them know you are eager to get the job. It’s important to know the details before going to the interview location so you can avoid the chances of being late on the day of your meeting. Know the correct company name, the names of the people who will be conducting your interview and the address of the building which includes the floor and office number.


Preparing for the possible questions, most of the time, is the key to acing the interview. Search online for the common job interview questions specifically for the position you are applying for and practice your answers well. Gather all important information such as the type of tasks you will do, the background of the company, their products and services, their reputation and of course, their financial status.

On the day of the interview, make sure to dress appropriately and professionally, bring all requirements that may be needed like your resume that’s drafted neatly, accurately and completely, 2 copies of 2×2 picture and valid IDs to enter the premises of your interview location.

Make a great impression

First impressions are what people will always remember about you. You’ll never know whose opinion will count so greet everyone with courtesy and respect. It’s also important to arrive early. Remember that arriving 30 minutes before the time is early and arriving on time is late.

When you finally meet your interviewer, show pleasant and positive vibes. Do a firm handshake, maintain eye contact and smile during the interview. Maintain a good posture and body language while answering the questions to let them see that you are confident.

Lastly, do not forget to ask about the next steps after the interview and inform them to reach out by contacting you through an active email or phone number.

Looking for a job? TRAK Employment Solutions is more than happy to help you. We are a recruitment agency that promotes job in Swindon and the surrounding areas for decades. Reach out to us on 01793 613813 or email us at recruitment@traksolutions.co.uk.