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Dress For Success: How to select your interview outfit

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What you wear to an interview can make or break your chances of getting hired. But with today’s varied workplaces (think Wall Street vs. Silicon Valley), there is no hard and fast rule for what to wear. Some companies mandate employees wear suits every day. At others, you’ll be hard-pressed to find anyone wearing a tie – billionaire CEOs included. Why A 3-Piece Suit Isn’t Always A Safe Bet Significantly over dressing (i.e. wearing a suit jacket and tie to a workplace where the standard is blue jeans, tennis shoes, and t-shirts) can be awkward for both parties. As the candidate, you might look around, see flip flops galore, and start feeling insecure (the opposite of how you want to feel during an interview). On the other side, current employees might see your fancy pants and feel that you don’t understand their culture. Since an interview is all about proving your fit, this is not the feeling you want...


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How to Answer Surprise Interview Questions

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Many interviews, whether they are for jobs in IT or jobs in admin, will contain surprise interview questions.  Normally, they will be questions about experience and motivation, but that won’t always be the case. Unexpected questions will sometimes be asked to see how someone thinks on their feet, rather than having a prepared response for an expected question. 
Testing A Person’s Character
 For interviewees who have attended many interviews at similar jobs, for instance, their questions are often ready before the questions are posed. For the prospective employer the answers may reveal a lot about a person’s experience and motivation, but not necessarily much about a person’s character or how they will fit in with fellow employees. The unexpected question will often take an interviewee by surprise, especially when an interview begins in a stereotypical way. An interviewee will often seem confident when the questions asked are the expected...


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