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									Dress for Interview Success

             While the college
             campus may be the
             perfect forum in which
             to exhibit your flair for
             the latest in fashion
             style, the interview is
             not the place to do so.
Men and Women

   Conservative two-piece business suit (solid
    dark blue or grey is best)
   Conservative long-sleeved shirt/blouse
    (white is best, pastel is next best)
   Clean, polished conservative shoes
   Well-groomed hairstyle
   Clean, trimmed fingernails
Men and Women

   Minimal cologne or perfume
   Empty pockets--no bulges or tinkling coins
   No gum, candy or cigarettes
   Light briefcase or portfolio case
   No visible body piercing (nose rings,
    eyebrow rings, etc.)

   Always wear a suit with a jacket; no dresses
   Shoes with conservative heels
   Conservative hosiery at or near skin color
    (and no runs!)
   No purses, small or large; carry a briefcase

   If you wear nail polish (not required), use
    clear or a conservative color
   Minimal use of makeup (it should not be too
   No more than one ring on each hand
   One set of earrings only
Interview Fashion For Men

   7-38-55 Theorem by Albert Mebralian
   T.O.P. Principle:
Men’s Wear

   Suit
   Shirt
   Necktie
   Shoe
   Socks
   Belt
   Accessory
Dos & Don’ts

   Get a haircut; short hair always fares best in
   Do manicure the fingernail
   The same, empty pocket
   No hair dyed
   No earrings (if you normally wear one, take it
Dos & Don’ts

   No beards (unless you are interviewing for a
    job as a lumberjack!)
   Mustaches are a possible negative, but if you
    must, make sure it is neat and trimmed
   No black necktie, especially with black suit.
   No rings other than wedding ring or college
   About Job Interview


1.10 Steps to a Successful Interview
2.Facts to Gather Before Interviewing
3.Ten Tips for Letting Employers Know Your Worth
5.Top 10 Qualities Employers Seek
4.How Do You Handle a Salary History Request?
6.Action Words
    10 Steps to a Successful Interview

    Arrive on time.
    Read company materials while you wait.
    Have a firm handshake.
    Listen.
    Use body language to show interest.
    Smile, nod, give nonverbal feedback to the interviewer.
    Ask about the next step in the process.
    Thank the interviewer.
    Write a thank-you letter to anyone you have spoken to.
Facts to Gather Before Interviewing

Key people in the organization
Major products or services
Size in terms of sales and employees
Locations other than your community
Organizational structure of the company
Major competitors
Latest news reports on the company
      Ten Tips for Letting Employers
      Know Your Worth
1.    Use words wisely.
2.    Keep sentences short and clear.
3.    Make your message stand out.
4.    Focus on outcome.
5.    Showcase your role.
6.    Remember - timeframes count.
7.    Value your experience.
8.    Show and tell.
9.    Resist additions
10.   Illuminate your resume - don't repeat it.
Top 10 Qualities
             Employers Seek

 Communication     Strong work ethic
  skills            Analytical skills
 Honesty/integrity Flexibility
 Teamwork skills     adaptability
  Interpersonal     Computer skills
  skills            Organizational
 Motivation
 How Do You Handle
            a Salary History Request?

1.Respond to the question positively without stating
  specific amounts.
2.Mention your desired salary.

3.Know your salary requirements.

4.Be prepared to respond to a request for previous
  salaries in an interview.
How Do You Handle
           a Salary History Request?

1.Include your salary history on your resume.

2.Lie about your previous pay rate.
Action Words
   Use action words to describe your experience and
   accomplishments. Here are some actions words to
    motivated             coordinated                evaluated
    negotiated            created                    expanded
    obtained              cultivated                 explained
    operated              assembled                  forecasted
    simplified            assisted                   formed
    solved                audited                    founded
Protocol Volunteer
   Keep two things in mind always:

1.Always keep smiling whoever you meet.

2.Always greet people no matter he is a VIP or
At the Airport

   My job is to pick-up FIFA VIPs, what should I
   When I meet him/her at the gate, what
    should I say?
   How to indicate the direction?
   What kind of topic to chat with him/her?
   How to let the process of reception run
    smoothly ? (don’t let them wait)
FIFA futsal world championship
                Chinese Taipei 2004

 Chinese Taipei Football Association
 Jobweb
Interview Protocol

        Telephone Etiquette
Telephone Etiquette
   Make the Call
    –   Preparation
    –   Identification
    –   Purpose
   Leave the Message
    –   Concise and Informative
   Take the Message
    –   Note-taking
    –   Read back
Telephone Interview
How to prepare ?

               Have a folder

        Practice with a tape recorder

                Take Control
           Get yourself together

 Speak directly
 Don’t smoke, chew gum, eat or drink
 Avoid simple yes or no & ‘ah’, ‘um’ ,‘like’ ‘you
In Conclusion

“Luck is what happens when preparation

 meets opportunity.”

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