Dear Experts, I'm going on an interview tomorrow for a job that I know I'm not qualified for. My father knows the owner of the company and agreed to meet with me. Do I have a shot at this job, or is he just being nice? What should I do to convince him I could do the job? Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question: Q#237 Wdn't waste his time if u didn't have skills; do ur homework, show how u'll help them achieve goals. (@juliaerickson) Q#237 Anytime you have an interview, you have a shot. Research both the company & industry. Ask many (intelligent) questions. (@gradversity) Q#237 Treat it like any other interview. Prepare. Be enthusiastic. Demonstrate fit/skills. (@beneubanks) Q#237 Ultra-prepare (research co) b4 interview 2 show u care abt needs, want 2 help; ask meaningful ?s. (@ValueIntoWords) 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.

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