Tips to help you prepare for a second interview

You’ve got through the first interview, and been invited back for a second. It’s important that you feel confident, but it’s equally important to remember that you’ve got to give it your all again. Here are our top tips to ace your second interview.

6 questions to ask at an interview

You might only get the opportunity to ask questions at the end, but this can be the most important section of an interview. Make sure you are asking the right ones.

Dress for Success: What to wear to a job interview?

We’ve rounded up our top tips for making sure you rock interview-chic all year round.

Tell me about yourself! How to tell your story in an interview

It’s probably the most frequently asked question in any interview, and while it’s not meant to trip you up, the pressure of the occasion can sometimes make you forget what makes you, you! 

Six skills to take your job interview to the next level

Getting a positive response to a job application is always exciting, but for some, that excitement can quickly vanish when they’re reminded of what the second stage of the process entails: the interview.

Questions an Interviewer shouldn’t ask you

We all get so worried about the interview process – how we come across to the interviewer, remembering to give the right, frequently-rehearsed answers in a ‘natural’ way, how to talk about our achievements without sounding big-headed… the list of concerns is endless. 

The best, worst and strangest interview answers

There are few situations as stressful and pressured as interviewing for a new job: you’re trying convince a stranger that you’re worthy of a sizeable chunk of their budget while maintaining eye contact, being mindful of your body language and figuring out how to stop your hands shaking…

New job nerves and how to handle them

No matter how experienced we become, starting a new job still has the ability to transport us back to that first-day-at-school feeling. However, it needn’t be the sleepless night and sweaty palm-inducing experience we fear. Read on to find out some helpful do’s and don’ts to make sure your new employment adventure is plain sailing…

How to ace telephone interviews

Not every job interview involves a face-to-face showdown – in the case of the telephone interview it’s all about voice to voice. But what is a telephone interview for? What’s covered? And how do you give the best account of yourself during one? We asked John Lees, author of a wide range of career books – including The Interview Expert – to give us his top tips…

How to practise for job interviews

There are few situations as nerve-racking as job interviews. In fact, for many people, the very thought of them can induce sweaty palms and a dry throat. There is, of course, a great deal that you can do to prepare – and not just in terms of what to say. Here, with the help of some industry experts, we examine the benefits of mock interviews and how to make the most of them…