New research conducted by CV Library found that 61.4% of under 18’s and 62.5% of those aged 18-24 are scared by the job seeking process. A major fear for job seekers is interviews with 9.4% avoiding turning up to an interview for fear of the unknown, 42.4% afraid of attending interviews and 39.9% are afraid of having to do an interview test or task.
Therefore, Reperio compiled a list of top tips for job seekers who are preparing for interviews.
Well done! You did it, all your hard work has finally paid off! Between the phone calls, interviews, and tech tests, you are ready to begin your new dream job. We know that it can be a scary time, full of uncertainty for the first few weeks while you find your feet. However, we are here to help! Reperio has compiled a few simple tips to help you succeed in the first few months of your new job.
Believe it or not, an interview is not a one-way street, it’s a conversation. Interviewers not only expect answers to their questions, but they also expect questions from you. They want to get the impression that you have a genuine interest in the role you are applying for.
Here is a list of 10 questions to ask at the end of an interview.
1. What is the culture of the company like?
This question gives you a broad view of the corporate philosophy of a company and whether it prioritizes employee satisfaction.