The Perfect Interview: Best Buy
I have just received a call from the general manager at best buy. I have an interview in 5 days. Several steps must be taken to ensure I have the perfect interview and land the job. I applied for the Job for a sales associate for two reasons. (1) I plan to pursue a career in business, so the sales experience would be a learning experience and assist in my future goals. (2) I have a passion for technology and working in a technology environment would be what I desire.
After I received the call the first thing I would do is research best. Google “best buy” until my fingers fall off. In order to be fully prepared for the interview I need enough information about where I will be working. Including testimonies from current and former employees. After I've gained enough information, including possible questions asked during an interview, and what the job entitles, I would setup a mock interview. During the mock interview I would attempt to provide detailed responses to the interviewer to simulate an actual interview.
When the interview day is finally here some of the most crucial steps are in the morning. Waking up I would perform basic hygiene care, shower, clean shaven, etc. Just the right amount of cologne, but not to much. I would print out a copy of my resume and cover letter, on nice basil paper. My attire would include an ironed light blue dress-shirt (no tie), black dress pants, black shoes, shirt unbutton a little bit towards the top.
When its finally time to head to the interview, I would asses the traffic situation and leave an appropriate time to which I can arrive 15 minutes early. Walking into the office I would ensure to greet the receptionist with an acceptable handshake. (If not already known) I would ask for the name of the interviewer and use it often during the interview to show confidence. When the interviewer comes out of his office I would shake his/her hand with a firm grip and then proceed to hand my...