This is obvious stuff, but a surprising number of job candidates don’t adhere to these basics in job interviews and in order to ensure that you are not eliminated from the process, you need to get the basic things right.
Arrive on Time
It is imperative that you arrive on time – or rather never arrive late. If an emergency comes up and you cannot get there in time, call the company as soon as possible to make them aware of the situation. However don’t arrive so early, that you are sitting in the corridor/reception area more than 15 minutes. Arriving 5 minutes early is more than sufficient, besides, who wants to get more nervous sitting in unfamiliar surroundings. [Read more…]