Job interview tips

An interview gives you the opportunity to showcase your qualifications to an employer, so it pays to be well prepared. The following information provides some helpful hints.

l Learn about the organisation.

l Have a specific job or jobs in mind.

l Review your qualifications for the job.

l Be ready to briefly describe your experience, showing how it relates it the job.

l Be ready to answer broad questions, such as "Why should I hire you?" "Why do you want this job?" "What are your strengths and weaknesses?"

l Practise an interview with a friend or relative.