Helping You Make a Great First Impression

12 Surprising Job Interview Tips discusses non-typical job interview tips and advice.

We have all seen tips for preparing to ace a job interview, including how (not) to dress, what (not) to do and say, and how (not) to behave. Knowing something about the company and industry, and being prepared to answer common questions are both important in making a good impression. But that’s not enough.

New techniques used by headhunters and potential employers demand new strategies to help you stand out from the crowd in a positive way.

You’re almost there. Your resume landed you an interview and now it’s time to seal the deal. So what’s the best way to prepare?

To find the answer, I looked back on my interviews, sifted through research, and most importantly, asked employees from today’s most coveted companies. I tried to find deep insights beyond the typical “sit up straight!” and “dress to impress!” tips we hear too much.

Below you’ll find the 12 best tips to help before, during and after your interview.