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Tara Shekede

Tara, the founder of Me Plus More, mum of 3 young boys and 2 fish. Plus, I have enough plants to fill a small forest! I also have a bachelor’s degree in applied science and a master’s degree in international public health.
Published: Apr 12, 2022
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10 Tips to help you Ace Your Job Interview!

Are you preparing for a job interview?

If so, you’re in luck!

Here are 10 tips that will help you ace your interview. The job market is competitive regardless if you ahve an intellectual disability or not, so it’s important to do everything possible to set yourself apart from the other candidates. 

These tips will help you make a great impression on your potential employer and increase your chances of getting the job!

Tip 1

Be on time, or even early! This shows that you are punctual and reliable.

Tip 2

Dress the part. Wear professional clothing that is appropriate for the job you are interviewing for.

Tip 3

Be prepared to answer common interview questions. You can do this by researching the company ahead of time and practicing your answers to common questions.

Tip 4

Make eye contact and smile. This will help you come across as confident and friendly.

Tip 5

Listen carefully to the interviewer and ask questions if you need clarification. This shows that you are interested in the position and willing to engage in conversation.

Tip 6

Be honest. Don’t try to exaggerate your qualifications. Honesty is always the best policy!


Tip 7

Convey your excitement about the position. If you really want the job, let the interviewer know! This can make a big difference in whether or not you are offered the position.

Tip 8

Relax and be yourself. The interview is an opportunity for the employer to get to know you as a person, so don’t be afraid to let your personality shine through.

Tip 9

Don’t badmouth your current or previous employer. This will make you look unprofessional.


Tip 10

Ask thoughtful questions about the position and the company. This shows that you are truly interested in the opportunity and have done your research ahead of time.

Follow these tips, and you will be on your way to acing your next job interview! Good luck!

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