- Do your research!
Make sure you have researched into the organisation and fully understand the job role you are applying for. This will prepare you for any potential questions you may be asked, meaning you can anticipate the best answers for the interview.
- Practice makes perfect!
Practice with a friend and carry out a mock interview. Get your friend to ask you challenging questions you are likely to be asked. This will help you overcome any nerves for the actual day.
- Ask questions!
Beforehand, prepare some questions for the interviewer. This will make you look organised and interested in the job you are applying too.
- Be early and dress appropriately!
Make sure you aim to be early as you never know what might happen on your way to the interview! This also shows you are keen and organised. Dress accordingly for the interview, make sure you look smart and presentable as this is their first impression of you when you go into the interview room.
- Relax and be yourself!
Try to be calm and relaxed for the interview and most of all just be yourself. At the end of the day, they are hiring you for who you are, so show them what you can do!