After reading this chapter, you should be able to:
- Distinguish between the different types of employment interviews.
- Prepare for an employment interview as an interviewee.
- Implement listening, responding and nonverbal communication skills as an interviewee.
One of the most popular topics in any interviewing course is the employment interview. Countless articles, websites and videos highlight job interview preparation precisely because many people are looking for a magic formula that will help land them a job. In a job search, nothing is more exciting or more intimidating than an interview. Reaching the interview stage means that you are in serious consideration for the position, and the pressure increases. In this chapter, you will learn how to prepare yourself to “ace” this process.