Writing your CV
September 2, 2016
The Interview
September 2, 2016

Getting ready for an interview

Invest some time before your interview to research as much as possible about the company and your interviewers.

Also, don't forget to prepare plenty of relevant questions. The more you know before your interview, the more confident you will feel and appear.

Firstly, and most importantly, discuss the upcoming interview with your Catermatch consultant, who will provide advice and insights. This will ensure that you are knowledgeable about the position that you are being interviewed for.

Research both the company and its industry sector to familiarise yourself with the operating environment. Your degree of preparation speaks volumes about your interest level and conscientiousness. In addition to increasing your confidence, solid preparation will help you to give articulate answers and ask pertinent questions.Obtain details in relation to the interviewers and their positions within their organisation.

Any information on their professional/career background would be beneficial.Ensure that you are familiar with your CV, including your academic and career achievements. Give some thought as to how these can be tailored to the particular position that you are being interviewed for.Ensure that you are clear in relation to the time and exact location of the interview. It is natural to feel nervous before an interview. Your goal is to eliminate unnecessary nervousness by being well prepared.