You Landed the Interview! Now What?

January 19, 2021

Kimberly Roberts, Talent Acquisitions Partner


With 2020 (thankfully) behind us and the holiday season over, the start of a fresh new year is upon us.   Given the mayhem that last year brought about, perhaps the new year has warranted a career change for you.   You have been busy applying for new opportunities, perfecting cover letters, and tapping into your professional network to strengthen relationships and build new connections.  Finally, the time has come— you have been invited to interview for your dream job!  

“What’s Next?”

Now what?  The thought of interviewing for a new role can be daunting, but with proper preparation, you can knock the socks off your interviewer.  In today’s largely remote work environment, it is likely that you may be invited to interview virtually.  So how can you set yourself up for success for a virtual interview?   Before you dial into that video call, take into consideration some of our tried-and-true tips and best practices for nailing your interview:

“What Should I Avoid?”

Just as there are numerous actions you can take to increase your chances of interview success, there are a slew of common mistakes to avoid at all costs if you wish to land a spot on the interviewer’s short list.  The good news is, all are easily avoidable if you are well-prepared.

Interviews can often be nerve-wracking, but with proper preparation, you can greatly improve your chances of impressing the employer and landing an exciting new career.  Now, go out and conquer the new year!  

What are some of your go-to interview tips and tricks that you have found to be successful?  Feel free to share yours with us!


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