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5 Tips for Making a Great Impression When a Recruiter Calls

When it comes to job interviews, whether over the phone or in person, there’s a lot to think about. What questions will they ask? What qualities are they looking for in a good candidate? What should I wear?!? Those are fair questions, but you should be prepared for something much earlier. Eventually, we’ll tackle a lot of these questions, but let’s start with the initial stages of the interview process, specifically how you answer the phone. Obviously, your initial interactions are very important in making a first impression, but they’re also an important part of laying the groundwork for a successful interview process. Recruiters are looking for reasons to say yes or no to a candidate. Believe me when I say the first 10 seconds count!

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Not Getting Enough Callbacks? Here are 7 Steps to Interviewing Success.

So, after (likely) applying to many different job opportunities, you’re finally being contacted to schedule your first interview in the post-application process. Congratulations!

Pat yourself on the back, eat a cookie, and celebrate clearing this first hurdle in the job-hunting process. Finished? How was the cookie? Good to hear! Now, take a deep breath and get your head back in the game, because the real work is about to start.

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