Job hunters should do specific actions before each job interview. I reveal seven job hunting tips that you should do before every job interview to help you get job offers. So far we covered four tips:
1. MAIL LETTER to INTERVIEWER to CONFIRM YOUR INTERVIEW
2. PRINT 2 – 4 ITEMS of USEFUL INFORMATION about THE
3. FIND OUT TYPICAL ATTIRE of COMPANY’S MANAGERS – &
DRESS LIKE THEM
4. BRING EXTRA COPIES of YOUR RESUME + TESTIMONIAL
Today is tip #5.
IN WAITING ROOM, CHARM THE RECEPTIONIST
Job hunters advice few job hunters know: Everyone who sees you before your job interview may say good or bad things about the impression you made on them! You can make sure they say you seem magnificent!!
Start with the receptionist. They sit 40 hours/week observing everyone in the waiting room. Most people treat receptionists impersonally or like ‘human robots.’ But, you must treat the receptionist like gold. Smile, make friendly eye-contact, compliment something about the company’s office, and do everything to make you shine in the receptionist’s heart. Doing these charming actions increases your likelihood the receptionist will make a compliment about you to the job interviewer. Again, you earned “points” from job interviewers – even before they start talking to you.
Come back soon for the final tips.