We only really feel nervous about an interview when we are actually having one …. Being your natural, authentic self is key – but being prepared and practicing beforehand are essential.
An interview is really just a conversation with a stranger, someone you’ve just met. For many the first time they think about answering searching questions in an interview is when they are sitting in front of a potential employer.
- Have practice interviews with people you know
- Research the company you are going to and the people who work there
- Rest well the night before
- Be your authentic self
There is not a lot out there for students preparing for their first interview but we thought we would share some of what we have found: