Standing Out: The Benefits of Hiring an Interview Coach Part 1
In this competitive job market, it is imperative to stand out from the crowd as an asset to the potential employer.
According to Inc.com, On average, every corporate job opening attracts 250 resumes, but only 4 to 6 of these people will be called for an interview, and only 1 of those will be offered a job.
This means that if you want to land the job, then you need to ensure you give yourself the edge to nail your interview.
One of the best ways to thoroughly prepare for the interview process is to hire an interview coach. With so many resources at our quick disposal, it is common for individuals to question whether investing in personal coaching is worth it. However, like any area, personalized coaching will always produce better results and increase your success rate. In case you are questioning whether an interview coach would really benefit you, here are some reasons to invest in an interview coach:
The most effective, well-qualified coaches have helped train numerous individuals in successful interviewing skills and can bring that same knowledge to you. They will be able to give you valuable insight into what kind of first impression you present. It is said that an individual will form an opinion of you within the first 30 seconds of meeting you; for that reason, it is imperative that you are putting your best foot forward and your coach will help instruct you on how to do that. They will also be able to help prepare you for various interview styles and scenarios, such as group interviews. The coach will customize questions based on the field of your desired employment to help simulate a more accurate interview experience. This allows them the ability to instruct you on how to best answer the interview questions. They can also give you advice on what information would be pertinent to share about yourself that pertains to that specific desired industry.
- First Impressions Insight
- Interview Style and Scenario Preparation
- Customized Industry Questions and Instruction
- Personalized Industry Advice
Also read: “The Benefits of Hiring an Interview Coach Part 2.”
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