If you've been invited for an interview, the employer has identified you as a potential candidate for their position! Preparing for your interview can help you stand out and impress them, making you a forerunner for the job.
While many people think of an interview as a one-on-one meeting between a job candidate and an employer, interviews can actually take a variety of formats. Preparing for the kind of interview situation you will encounter will help you strategize for the best possible outcome.
Asking intelligent questions of your interviewer shows your interest and understanding of the position and company. It also provides you with the information you need to make an informed decision about accepting any offers you might receive.
It's showtime! If you've properly prepared, this will be your chance to impress your potential employer. Here's a look at the "life of an interview" and some suggestions on how to make it through successfully from beginning to end.