Dear Experts, What's your single best tip for making a great first impression on an interview? Here is how our CAREEREALISM-Approved Experts answered this question on Twitter: Q#381 Smile, confidence, solid handshake, eye contact, pen/pad for notes, your own questions, extra resume with you. (@juliaerickson) Q#381 A smile and a solid handshake. (@gradversity) Q#381 Learn all about the company and then tell stories that show how you can fit in/contribute. (@louise_fletcher) Q#381 Be yourself! Maintain a positive and proactive approach. If you feel good others will pick up on it. (@DebraWheatman) Q#381 My #1 interview tip? Smile. Shows your enthusiasm and helps you to relax and be positive. (@beneubanks) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.
November 20, 2009