When you are being interviewed for a job, you want to be yourself, but be the very best version of you. It is important to present yourself in the finest light by being pleasant and professional. Make eye contact with the interviewer and smile. Listen carefully without interrupting, respond thoughtfully and succinctly, and don’t ramble on with irrelevant personal details. You don’t just want to be likeable, you also need to showcase your qualifications, demonstrate your problem solving skills, and show how they could be applied to the open job position.
What Are Employers Looking for in an Answer?
Potential employers want to know that you have the skills to show competence in the following areas:
• Efficiently handling the tasks at hand in a timely manner