Job interview You want to
get to know the other side. Do you like the other side enough to start a relationship with him, her, = First Date that company. Present yourself at your best. The company does the same thing.
Great cv Personal letterCV is
more important than the letter, but putsome work in the letter. And write a differentletter for each jobopening. You don’t use thesame love letter for different girls/boys?Even change your CV. Emphasise what isimportant specific for that joboffer.
be clearor we will fill
the gaps. If you don’t, we will. And our imagination is unlimited. Our thoughts are even worse than reality. Believe me!
A car has wheels and
seats andheadlights and a steering wheel, butthat is not how you describe your car. cvFocus on the things that stand out.Adapt your CV and letter to thecompany, that way you have more Focus onchange to be picked for adate/interview. the things that are different
most used dutch words in
resume Teamplayer Zelfstandig How to not stand out. Use in Dutch one or more or all of these words. You will Communicatief end up with a letter written on the next slide. A letter which is you and the guy Analytisch next to you and the girl next to him ... Creatief Flexibel Leergierig Resultaatgericht Enthousiast Sociaal
Ik ben een zelfstandige leergierigeBachelor.
Ik ben een enthousiasteresultaatgerichte teamplayer. Enkele vanmijn kenmerken zijn : creatief, flexibel ensociaal. Mijn vriendenkring zegt dat ik zeercommunicatief ben. Tijdens mijn stagekwam duidelijk naar boven dat ik ook zeeranalytisch was.
Try to be different Man/Woman
Extra courses CertificatesIn a male world (IT) women stand out. School projectsIn a female world (nurses) men standout. Look for things you did, things you Relevant holiday jobsknow that are different. References Pet projects ...
You too are a STAR
Describe every project with STAR. Situation Target Action Result This will make a story out of every project. Easy to write and to read.
My point is : look
yourself up. Knowwhat the company sees when theygoogle you. You can not changeGoogle. So live with it, but know it. Ifit’s embarrasing or stupid or ... Beprepared And use Linkedin. Always on top andyou are in full control of what is onLinkedin. (ab)use that!
Everyone knows everyone ! And
if the company googles you, do the same. Google you contact. See his picture. Does he wear a tie, is it a IT guy or marketing or finance (education). The more you know, the better you’ll be prepared, the better the date / interview will be.
We’ll call you. If you
want something, go get it. Don’t wait for the call. Do call yourself. If you want that date, don’t wait for them to move. If you call yourself, it shows your motivation.
Be on time! or notify
It sounds so stupid, but unbelievable how many people are late, don’t show and don’t notify. We have all busy schedules, the only right thing to do is respect that. Be on time or notify.
*Show your best side !
The first date is not thetime to emphasise your worst qualities. Ifthey ask for it don’t lie, but don’t be too open.Companies all show their best side, you cando the same thing! * Not telling is not lying.
Cliché questions I never ask
those questions, but a lot of companies do. So when they ask cliché questions, give cliché answers! But be prepared. What are your best / worst qualities. Why should we choose you? Why are you more qualified than others?
YES Yes, I think so.No,
I’ll give it a try.Don’t say Yes, I think so. Give full commitment or none atall. Just do the test. If your partner asks if you still lovehim/her. Answer with Yes, I think so. NO
YES Yes, it is perfect
for me.If you want to say more than just Yes or No, than make itbigger, not smaller! NO No, without hesitation