Learn the Basics of In-Person and Phone Interviews

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to maximize your chances at your next major job interview. By studying the different Interview formats, over the phone and in person, you’ll gain valuable insight into the skills required to stand out in the competition.

  • Normally, your qualifications will be checked over the phone first. (What is your English level?).
  • You need to meet the minimum requirements.
  • People skills and work experience will be checked too.
  • Treat phone interviews like real in-person interviews.
  • Speak confidently. Ask questions. Have responses prepared.
  • Send a thank-you note after the interview.
  • Smile.
  • Speak slowly and enunciate your words.
  • Practice ahead of time!
  • Figure out when you’re going to pause.
  • Focus on conveying your message.
  • I want to know about your soft skills.
  • Are you professional?
  • Did you show up on time?
  • I want to see that you’re friendly
  • I want to feel like you’re comfortable.