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For a Successful Job Interview: Manage Your Nerves!


You’ve done everything right, and it worked! You’ve landed a job interview for the perfect job for the perfect employer.

YIKES! A job interview! If you are like the vast majority of people, while you are thrilled and excited at this opportunity, you are also terrified…   

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The Best Strategies for Beating Job Interview Nerves [Infographic]

How to Beat Job Interview Nerves

You have a job interview coming up in a couple days… and it is already causing anxiety?

You’re not alone. Worries such as being unprepared, arriving late and making a bad first impression result in 96% of job seekers having difficulty getting to sleep the night before a job interview. Worse yet, these worries quickly become our worst enemy…   

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Stop Being Nervous in Job Interviews… Here’s Why

Nervous job interview

Being nervous during interviews happens to most people. Why? Because we tend to focus too much on what the outcome might be (read: I won’t get the job) that we forget to be in the moment. And that feeds our nervousness. But what we are really doing is becoming our very own saboteur. When you are so distracted by outcomes and not investing your energy into the conversation taking place at that instant, then THAT is actually where you lose control and fail. Instead, try to think about an interview in these terms: Imagine that the interviewer is a celebrity   

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How to Keep Calm and Beat Down Job Interview Jitters

Beat Job Interview Jitters

No doubt: job interviews can be stressful. We think we must be perfect; that even one mistake can cost us the job we so badly want, or need. How do identify what sets us down the path of anxiety? How do we maintain the right balance of calm, confidence and passion to thoroughly impress the employer? This infographic from Essay Tigers shows us the primary causes for our nervousness before and during a job interview. More important, they show us exactly how, with preparation and practice, to set the negativity and anxiety aside and deliver a positive performance!       

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