#job interview

Discover tips to help you prepare for your upcoming job interview, including what to wear, how to answer difficult interview questions, impress recruiters, write a follow-up email after a job interview and much more.

Top tips for researching a company before a job interview

It's easy to research a company online, but how can you link this knowledge to your profile and prove that you are a perfect fit not only for the job, but also for the company?

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Job interview: What questions should you really ask the interviewer?

If you're not sure what questions to ask interviewers in order to make a good impression, discover a few tips that could improve your chances of getting hired for your dream job!

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Job interview: How to introduce yourself effectively in 3 minutes?

The first minutes of your job interview can be decisive when it comes to choosing the right candidate. It's what you say or do during the first moments of your interview that will help the interviewer decide if they would like to see you again or not. It is therefore extremely important to avoid making any mistakes when introducing yourself if you want to stand a chance of getting the job. So, how to go about introducing yourself? Below are a few tips to help you construct a simple, clear and efficient introduction to ensure you have as much luck on your side as possible when it comes to getting hired for the job of your dreams! 

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How to answer the interview question “Why did you leave your last job?”

This is a tough interview question, and not always one that’s easy to give an honest response to, especially if you left your previous job on less-than-desirable terms. However, even if you left your last job on good terms, it’s still important to think about your answer!

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How to ace your second interview!

The phone rings, it’s the HR Manager from the company you just had an interview with and they’d like to see you for a second interview! Congratulations, you’ve passed the first test, but it’s not over yet...

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4 tips for a successful interview in a foreign language

Having an interview is stressful in your own language, but when applying for a job abroad where you are expected to be able to hold your own in a foreign tongue, the pressure can become that much harder to handle. However, there’s no need to worry - just like a normal interview, there are certain...

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Assessment centres: How to prepare and what to watch out for!

Janice Taylor, founder of Blue Sky Career Consulting, shares her expert advice to help you prepare for assessment centres. Discover when you can expect to be invited to an assessment centre, why they differ from standard job interviews, what is assessed, what to watch out for and, most importantl...

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Job interviews: "Forbidden questions" and how to respond

The questions asked during a job interview not only give recruiters the chance to get know candidates and gauge their interest in the position, but also to see how they react under pressure. Recruiters ask standard questions that everyone can prepare for in advance, but also trick questions to tr...

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An HR professional's advice for a successful job interview

In an increasingly competitive job market, it's important to give your all and in order to do so, you will need to make a good impression during your job interview. Discover how to behave before, during and after a job interview to ensure everything goes as smoothly as possible and avoid any nast...

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8 job interview reactions in GIFs

During a job interview, interviewers will ask you many questions. These will mostly be commonly asked questions. Others, however, could be very original and some should probably even be illegal. Before every interview, it's important to prepare answers to any questions you think might come up. Un...

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Tough Interview Questions: What is Your Greatest Weakness?

There are many tricky interview questions, but perhaps the most difficult to answer is: "What is your greatest weakness?". After all, the aim of an interview is to sell ourselves, so why would we reveal our darkest secrets and damage our chances of being chosen for the next stage of the recruitme...

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Why are you the best candidate for this position?

After months of searching and hundreds of CVs later, you've finally managed to get an interview for the job of your dreams. However, there's one question you're not looking forward to answering: Why are you the best candidate for this position? A common interview question, but also a very difficu...

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How to answer the question: Why do you want to work here?

Don't lose out on an amazing job opportunity just because you haven't prepared properly for the interview. If you don't have much experience, you will need to show how motivated you are by knowing how to answer the question: "Why do you want to work here?", "Why do you want this position?". This ...

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Phone interviews: 5 tips for making a good impression

We all know how the recruitment process works, but what about from a recruiter's point of view? In this article, discover a recruiter's advice for a very important part of the selection process: the phone interview.  Article written by Enrica Vincenti, translated by Cherie Gamble The 2 main pu...

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9 qualities employers look for when hiring

It's normal to lack experience at the beginning of your career, but what if finding a job depended less on your experience and more on your qualities? And if so, what would these highly sought-after qualities be? The Daily Wiz team has decided to give you advice to help you shine during your next...

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Successful interview, but didn't get the job?

It takes a lot of time to find a new job. You spend time updating your resume. You start the hunt, spending hours pouring over websites and job forums. You fill out applications and talk to friends and co-workers about being your references. And then you get called in for an interview. You prepar...

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