How can I cure my nervousness and stay confident for job interview???
I attended an interview a few days ago and it was my first interview, I had done my homework like knowing the company information and their management and so on. During the interview I was so nervous that I can't even speak properly, moreover I can't even related properly from what I had know about the company. Needless to say, I was not selected. I would like to hear from people who experienced this and how they overcome it?? I'm planning to attend a walk in interview that is going to be a few weeks later. I don't put high hopes on my next interview because it is going to be very competitive and also, it's an airline company but I want to give my best shot for it.
Asked By: Thomas Pang - 4/1/2007
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This is going to sound cheesy but it DOES work. Listen to some of your favorite songs as you drive to the interview. When you get in to the office imagine that you have the job, walk in confident like you own the place. Not too cocky though... More
Answered By: erhgjhgfd h - 4/1/2007
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Take one (only!) swallow of vodka. It'll calm you and no one can smell it.
Answered By: Heinz M - 4/1/2007
Although I'm not an expert in job interviews, I can say that the more you want something, the more nervous you get about it, so my advise is simple. Do your homework as you've been doing but try to go to the job interview as if you wouldnt really need or want the job. Alternatively you can pretend that you've been... More
Answered By: Karl - 4/1/2007
Expectation and desire are the triggers for mood instability... More
Answered By: Go_Know_Thyself - 4/1/2007
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