Common Mistakes During Interview

Candidates commit some mistakes during interview unknowingly. Such mistakes have significant effect on the outcome of the interview like repeating certain words frequently, use of inappropriate body language and inhibition, lack of good first impression etc. Such mistakes may not appear to be significant but they these have a tendency to reduce the chance of being successful. So before going for the interview do remember to avoid these mistakes such as-

Common Mistakes During Interview

1. Do not boast your qualities too much. Let your qualities speak about you themselves. If you boast about your qualities too much, it will raise expectations of the interviewers and they may evaluate you against your ability which is not fair.
2. Do not show nervousness during interview process. Do some exercises to shed your nervousness before the interview.
3. Never look at your wrist watch to check time, this will be taken seriously and it will   ruin your chances of selection.
4. Never take your mobile inside the interview room. If you have to carry it inside the interview room, keep it in switch off mode.
5. Do not make any adverse remark on the facilities provided during the interview process. If any point   of time, interviewer asks about these specifically, tell where the improvement is required without commenting on the shortcoming.
6. Never tell a lie at any stage of the interview. Only smart people are made interviewers therefore never hide anything and in cross checking It may revealed and which spoils the chances of selection.
7. Do not criticize your present or past employer even if the company conducting the interview is in direct competition with your present or past employer.
8.Do not show any type of uneasiness even if your interview is not proceeding on the line of your expectations. Try to bring the situation back according to your expectations by overcoming those obstacles which have caused the phenomenon.


 

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