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It is important that you put your best foot forward during any job interview. While you are allowed to make mistakes on the job, you have to make sure that your interview is perfect.

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This means that you should dress neatly, talk eloquently and don't do anything that could possibly offend the interviewer.


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To help you speak accurately about your career and your accomplishments, you should bring an extra copy of your resume.

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This will be a good reference tool that you can use to make sure that you are not embellishing any accomplishments.


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In some cases, the interviewer will not keep a copy of your resume on file.

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Therefore, this can come in handy for your interviewer as well if there are any questions about your past that need to be addressed.


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It is important that you dress like a professional for a job interview. Any employment agency will tell you that you have to dress for the job that you want.

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Therefore, you need to wear a suit if you are a man and something presentable if you are a woman.


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Female job applicants should understand that they won't score points by dressing provocatively.

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Make sure that your clothes are clean and are free from wrinkles.


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It is best if you leave your cell phone at home. This is because you never know when it could go off. If you get a call during an interview, you won't be able to just ignore it.

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At best, you will have to turn your phone off while answering a question.


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It is distracting as well as unprofessional to take a call during an interview. The hiring manager is not going to be impressed with your lack of foresight.

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Those who must have their cell phone on them should put it on silent during the interview.


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Ironically, the person who is giving the interview is just as nervous as you are.

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Talking to strangers is not something that most people do naturally. Taking this into account may help you relax when you arrive to the interview.


Additionally, you should arrive a few minutes early to get used to your surroundings.

Once you acclimate yourself to the interview setting, you should be able to calm down and show your true personality.

In some cases, the interviewer will start the interview with some small talk to ease both of you into the conversation.


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There is no secret to doing well during a job interview. All you have to do is be yourself, let your accomplishments do the talking and avoid any major mishaps.

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That is all you can do to convince an employer to hire

you as opposed to someone else. With any luck, you will not have to go back to the employment agency because you will have found steady employment.


Job interview tips