Survivify: Work

How to Survivify: Job Interview

A job interview is like the worst of high school exams and first dates wrapped up into one. You may not need the job but who needs to be rejected...and the questions asked can throw you for a loop. Being prepared is best way to survive a job interview with your ego intact. Think about how you can not only convince them of giving you the job but making yourself so desirable they have to give you a signing bonus.

Look on the bright side:

  • Every interview makes you more prepared for the next one. Remember how many dates you have to go on to find the right person...same thing with job is not enough.
  • Add one

Tips from the trenches:

  • Having a list of questions to ask is essential for you to show that you are smart, capable and ready to take on the challenge. A good question gives you some control and helps you connect.
  • Add one

Survival kit contents:

(replenish as often as needed)

Words of Wisdom

God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back. -Gloria Steinem