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First Impression in Interviews

“First Impression is the best impression” is a well know quote to everyone around the globe. When we attend any training to equip ourselves to ace interviews, the trainer will say your first impression plays a major in the selection process. And you know there needs to be a good first impression, but you don’t know what it is all about and why is it so important. This article will let you know the reason behind the saying .

First impression is created by the way you act in the interview in the first 5 – 20 seconds time. In the first instance whether you are showing a broad smile, making eye contact with the interviewer, the words that you use to describe you, and of course your dressing sense is vital in impressing the interviewer.  Continue reading


Study before your interview

Interviews are assessing your capability to check whether you will fit for the that job you have opted. Interviewee is always getting confused what to study and what not to study before an interview. To be frank, there are no rules set for any interviewer to ask systematic questions. As an interviewer they are going to study about you, you as a candidate need to prove that you are fit for the job. Interviewee should study few things before they attend any interview. Even though you have experience you need to study even though you have confidence about you. The questions that are posted in many interview tips blog or website will talk mostly on the ways that you can answer the most expected questions, but to answer it you must do some ground work that is what we are going to see today. I would suggest you to do this at least before a month or minimum of two week before you attend an interview.

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Turn the interview to your side

Interview are the most complicated one in anyone’s life as a fresh graduate. There will be around one or many person asking you a lot of general as well as theoretical question to test your knowledge. We don’t know how to tackle those people while they ask questions, but you can easily turn the interview to your side. To turn interview to your side you will have follow these two simple tips.Framing your resume correctly:-
Resume gives information about you before you enter into the interview hall. Framing the right resume with your areas of interest and projecting those key areas of your interest will certainly help in restricting the question. It’s also your responsibility not to overload your resume with lot of information that will also be deleterious, they might bombard you will very tough questions. If you have already given explanations in your resume then the interview will think you know more than this, then he/she will ask tough questions. So take time to give the right basic information.There is a check here, when you give information about your areas of interest, you will have to be very clear about your interest area. Example:- If your areas of interest is C, C++ then you should know the latest updates in those languages and how it’s been practically used.

Answering “Tell me about yourself”:-
              90% of the interview starts with this question, it can be in some other forms like, “Run through your resume”, ” Introduce yourself”, etc etc. This is the first question helping you to take an advantage of the interview. Rightly pitching for this question makes the interviewer to ask further question in your areas of interest. When you are going to finish the answer speak more on your interest areas, then the next question will be from your areas of interest (99% sure).

When an interviewer starts to question you, he will start with asking an introduction about you and then the following questions will be from your resume or from your answers. Your answers will lead them to ask more questions. One need to know this concept then you can easily tackle any interview. All the best 🙂