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Effective communication in the workplace
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4.1 Job interviews

The job interview is a key situation where you want to present yourself as positively as possible. Watch this video, where recruitment specialist Rebecca Fielding shares her thoughts on effective ways of using non-verbal communicating during a job interview.

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Creating a good impression at interviews – a checklist

  • Turn off your mobile phone.
  • Start introductions with a firm handshake.
  • No matter how you feel on the inside, demonstrate confidence by maintaining good posture, i.e. standing tall and sitting up straight.
  • Be positive, even if it is a difficult interview.
  • Maintain good levels of eye contact with all interviewers.
  • Smile.