Welcome to Episode 23 where we cover questions surrounding your organisational and planning skills to show the interviewer how effectively you manage your workload. Make sure you have listened to Episode 22, which is about your computer skills. This will help you to create even better answers!
Welcome to Episode 22 where we will cover how to answer job interview questions about your computer skills. Questions about your computer skills are becoming more common in job interviews. Technology is here to stay, so the interviewer needs to understand how advanced your skills are.
Welcome to Episode 21 of my Job Interview Tips Podcast. In this episode, I share 2 techniques you can use to structure your answers in a job interview, especially competency-based answers. Learn how fairy tales can help you to compile fabulous answers!
Welcome to Episode 20 where I introduce you to competency-based questions. Competency-based interviews are very common, so it’s important you understand how to prepare effectively. Over the coming weeks, we will be covering lots of competency-based questions.
Welcome to Episode 9 where we will cover how to answer questions about gaps in your employment history. Don’t worry if you have taken time out of your career. Listen and learn how to create great answers to show you are still a valuable candidate.
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Welcome to Episode 18 of Job Interview Tips Podcast. In this episode, you will learn how to answer questions about why you left your last job or why you want to leave your current job role. It needn’t be difficult to answer honestly, even if you were fired! Discover why I ALWAYS ask why candidates […]
Welcome to Episode 17 of Job Interview Tips Podcast. In this episode, you will learn how to handle questions about your past failures. You will discover that accountability, reaction & positivity are key to your success.
Welcome to Episode 16 of the Job Interview Tips Podcast. In this episode, you will learn how to answer the job interview question, “What is your strength?” For a detailed document on how to answer the job interview question, “What is your weakness?” Follow this link for your free download.
Welcome to Episode 15 – Questions an Interviewer Should Not Ask. In this episode, you will discover the questions an interviewer is not legally allowed to ask you during a job interview and how to deal with any uncomfortable situations.
Welcome to Episode 14 of Job Interview Tips Podcast. This is the fourth and final part of behavioural questions. In this episode, we will cover questions relating to your motivation, ambition, and success.
Welcome to Episode 13 of the Job Interview Tips Weekly Podcast. This is the 3rd part of 4 on behavioural questions. In this episode, you will learn how to answer job interview questions relating to conflicts, difficult situations and pressure.
How to get a job with a disability I receive emails every day from bloggers and content marketers offering their services or asking to write a guest post on my site. I read all requests because I believe connecting with other experts in related fields will provide a better service to my clients and readership. […]
Welcome to Episode 12, which is part 2 of Behavioural Questions. In this episode, you will learn how to create answers to questions surrounding your ethics, manners and beliefs. Organisations need to establish that you will be a great cultural fit regardless of how great a candidate you appear to be. By asking questions relating […]
Welcome to Episode 11 of my weekly job interview tips podcast. In this episode, you will begin your journey in learning behavioural questions. This is part 1 or 4 where we will cover questions about anger and persuasiveness. Questions covered include: What makes you angry? What annoys you? How do you react when you […]
How to Answer Questions About What Your Boss Thinks of YOU Answering job interview questions about what your boss thinks of you can be challenging and often embarrassing. How do you answer job interview questions about what your boss thinks of you while being honest without appearing either cocky or downbeat? During this episode, we […]
This is a comprehensive, no-nonsense guide for graduates who want to find a job after university or college. Don’t read this if you are not serious about finding the job of your dreams. So, you’ve graduated from college or university? Congratulations! You are now ready to get out into the big, bad world of […]
How to Stop Interview Nerves Everyone gets nervous before or during a job interview. If you know someone why says they don’t, I bet they are probably lying, or not particularly bothered about securing the role. It’s perfectly natural to suffer from job interview nerves and if you channel them in the right way […]
Job Interview Question – “What interests you about this job?” In Episode 6, we covered the job interview question “Why do you want to work for us?” The question “What interests you about this job” is a different ball game. Using what you have learned from Episode 4 Research is Vital, and Episode 5, […]
Why Research is Crucial to Job Interview Success I cannot stress how important it is to research the company and job role prior to a job interview. Research is crucial to job interview success in several ways. Research the company Ask any interviewer and most will tell you that an absolute […]
How to Answer the Job Interview Question What is Your Weakness When I am coaching candidates for job interviews, the question “What is your weakness” is the one that sends them into a tizzy. How do you answer the question without exposing something that may affect your chances of securing the job role? What if you […]
Job Interview Question – Why do you want to work for us? In Episode 5, we covered why research is vital to your success in a job interview. This episode takes the concept one step further. I know many employers and recruiters (including myself!) that have ended the job interview when the candidate cannot […]
14 Turn-offs during a job interview Did you know that interviewers don’t always hire the candidate who was the most highly qualified or skillful? I know! Shocker! Your interview performance is crucial but sometimes the little things can drive an interviewer mad and affect their hiring decisions. Here are 14 turn-offs during a job interview. […]
Job Interview Tips – Research is Vital Job Interview Tips to Understand the Research is Vital Gone are the days when you could find out a couple of details about the company for which you are interviewing and that would suffice. More and more interviewers use the question “What […]
6 Things to Take to a Job Interview Great! You’ve secured a job interview. Now is time to get prepared fully. So what do you take with you? Here are 6 things to take to a job interview. Your CV Take at least two copies of your CV and cover letter. Yes, the […]
Job Interview Tips Weekly Podcast I now have a job interview tips weekly podcast. In each episode, I share answers to the most common interview questions, together with the toughest and downright insane. Learn what you need to do to provide succinct, factual and engaging answers to set you apart from competing candidates. There are […]
Job Interview Tips – Questions About Your Dislikes & Contribution Did you know, I have a weekly newsletter? It contains lots of job interview tips, special offers and more. I never, ever share subscriber’s details with anyone and you can unsubscribe at any time. Just use the box on the right-hand side bar […]
Questions to ask in a job interview Almost all interviewers on the planet will ask “Do you have any questions?” so always have several prepared. Asking just one or two questions is adequate but always have at least four or five at the ready as some may already have been answered as part of the […]
Job Interview Questions About Your Current Role In a job interview, you can bet your life you will be asked questions about your current role. In this situation, it is vital that you avoid falling into the trap of rattling off a list of duties and responsibilities. Most candidates do that! The […]
11 Types of Questions an Interviewer Should Not Ask & How to Deal With Them Interviews can be stressful enough and you never know exactly what you will be asked, but what about questions an interviewer should not ask you? Interviewers should abide by the UK discrimination laws and avoid any questions which may put […]