Follow These Three Helpful Tips During A Phone Interview

After submitting a thoughtful cover letter and coordinated resume for a job position, the following steps likely will result in a potential phone interview. At this stage in the interview process, it would be wise to explain the contents of your resume and provide relevant personal information. You’ll also be asked questions about the role you’ve applied to. Here are a few helpful tips for you to follow during your phone interview.

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Follow these tips for a successful phone interview.

Have Your Resume Accessible During A Phone Interview

Having your resume available is always helpful in any interview because you can use your resume to tell your potential employer how you are a perfect fit for the job opening. You can list your accomplishments at each job that you’ve held in the past. You can also use your resume to help you answer behavioral questions and show how you’ve overcome challenges in previous experiences.

Be Prepared With Questions

Asking thoughtful questions lets potential employers know you are genuinely interested in the job opening. If you are unsure about what questions to ask, you can ask questions about the values of the particular company. That shows a prospective employer how your values align with there’s. You can also ask more in-depth questions about the company you’re applying to and ask the interviewer what they like about working for the company.

Sell Your Skills 

Speaking highly about yourself and your relevant job skills in an interview is wise. It would be helpful if you practiced before your actual interview. By practicing, you will be sure to come across well prepared for your interview. Keep in mind that a large part of the phone interview process is about you and how much of a fit you are for the opening.

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