{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

ch16stu - Chapter 16 Chapter Interviewing and Following Up...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Business Communication: Process and Product, 6e Mary Ellen Guffey Copyright © 2008 Chapter 16 Chapter 16 Interviewing Interviewing and Following Up and Following Up
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ch. 16, Slide 2 Mary Ellen Guffey, Business Communication: Process and Product , 6e Purposes of Interviews To convince the employer of your potential. To find out more about the job and the company. To expand on the information in your résumé.
Background image of page 2
Ch. 16, Slide 3 Mary Ellen Guffey, Business Communication: Process and Product , 6e Preparing and Practicing Study the job description. How do your skills and accomplishments fit the position? Prepare success stories. Before the Interview Practice answers to typical interview questions. Make your best responses automatic. Researching the Target Company Know the leaders, company products, finances, goals, competition, accomplishments, setbacks. If possible, interview employees. Consult blogs and other Web sources.
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ch. 16, Slide 4 Mary Ellen Guffey, Business Communication: Process and Product , 6e Record a practice session to see how you come across. Expect to explain problem areas on your résumé. Decide how to dress professionally. Gather what you will bring with you. Preparing and Practicing Before the Interview
Background image of page 4
Ch. 16, Slide 5 Mary Ellen Guffey, Business Communication: Process and Product , 6e Sending Positive Nonverbal Messages Control your body movements. Exhibit good posture. During the Interview Make frequent eye contact but don't get into a staring contest. Smile enough to convey a positive attitude.
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}