If you've been invited for a job interview, you've already impressed the prospective employer with the accomplishments and skills listed on your resume. But while the resume is important, the one-on-one meeting with the hiring manager can make or break your chances of receiving a job offer. You must now win him or her over with your professionalism and enthusiasm for the position.
One of the key factors for a successful interview is how well you prepare for the discussion. According to a Portuguese proverb, “He who is well prepared has half won the battle.”
Following are some suggestions for tipping the scales in your favor: