What is a group interview and how do I prepare for one?

I applied for a job as a guest experience rep at a local aquarium. Today, I received an email telling me I had been selected for a group interview. I have been to numerous job interviews and usually done well, but never a group interview. What is it? How exactly is it different from a one-on-one interview? What are some ways I can prepare myself to impress the interviewer?

Asked By: Carmie - 8/26/2011
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A group interview is usually company reps bringing together a group of potential employees and telling them information about the company that they'd need to know if hired. They usually pick the people who dress professionally, smile a lot, take notes, and show that they are paying attention by silently gesturing that... More
Answered By: Calissa - 8/26/2011
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I had one of these 2 months ago! There are 4 to 5 people in the interview. You take turns answering questions just like a regular interview....just more people lol. Dont stress it :D
Answered By: Mike - 8/26/2011
In a group interview there are at least three other candidates with you. All of you i.e., the group will be interviewed together. They observe your body language and the way you interact with others.
Answered By: Kevin Mattew - 8/28/2011
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