How to face an interview

1,221 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,221
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
5
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
170
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

How to face an interview

  1. 1. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 1
  2. 2. Objectives: by the end of this presentation you will be able to: • Understand concepts of job interviews. • Know aims of job interviews. • Recognize different forms and types of job interviews. • Recognize old & modern samples of job interviews. • Appreciate some job interviews’ tips. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 2
  3. 3. Concepts A mutual view; sight or a formal meeting.  Job interview: an interview to determine whether an applicant is suitable for a position of employment. One who is interviewed  Interviewee: ( potential employee). One who interviews  Interviewer: ( potential employer).  Interview: 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 3
  4. 4. Aims of job interviews • It gives the potential employers & applicants a chance to learn more about each other. • It helps employers to elicit information and assess the suitability of a person to the job/ position. • It gives applicants a chance to sell themselves, assess the job / position /company. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 4
  5. 5. Forms of jobs interviews Written tests To elicit subject knowledge; Abilities; Aptitude, Personality, and they can be: manual or online. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 5
  6. 6. Forms of jobs interviews Verbal interviews To elicit: Background; skills; General aptitude; Knowledge, Personality; remuneration package and they can be: • In person • Panel • Group discussion 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 6
  7. 7. Forms of jobs interviews Telephone interviews: Online interviews: initial; for screening purposes 11/10/13 • Online questionnaire • Camera interview Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 7
  8. 8. Types of job interviews • Technical Interviews: focuses on problem solving using techniques and creativity. • Behavioral Interviews: focuses on how the candidate reacted to actual situations in the past. • Stress Interviews: Focuses on finding out how a candidate handles work overload, conflicts or deals with multiple projects. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 8
  9. 9. The beginning of job interviews in history Package 11/10/13 Package Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 9
  10. 10. Tips for interviewees Before the Interview Day: Collect information. Five thing to remember. Interview rehearsal. Things to take with you. Your Personal appearance. Sleep well. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 10
  11. 11. Tips for interviewees In the interviewing Day: • Be punctual. • Turn off your cell phone before interview starts. • Don’t munch on food while waiting for the interview. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 11
  12. 12. Tips for interviewees In & During the interview: Smile & Greet the interviewer / panel. Sit relaxed & confident. Be ware of your forced habits. Listen when needed. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 12
  13. 13. Tips for interviewees In & During the interview: Highlight your strength. Be clear in what you say: speak professionally & stay positive. Participate actively. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 13
  14. 14. Tips for interviewees After the interview: • Ask for clarification. • Wait until the interview is completed. • Before you go out thank the interviewers and say GOODBYE. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 14
  15. 15. Objectives: by the end of this presentation you will be able to: • Understand concepts of job interviews. • Know aims of job interviews. • Recognize different forms and types of job interviews. • Recognize old & modern samples of job interviews. • Appreciate some job interviews’ tips. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 15
  16. 16. Thank you 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 16
  17. 17. 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 17
  18. 18. EnD 11/10/13 Iman M. Ahmed & Nihdl A.Mohamed 18

×