Convincing someone that you’re the best candidate for a position requires that you engender in them a good feeling about you personally. You need to find subtle ways to make the interviewer feel as though they really like you. Senior editor at Monster, Charles Purdy recently wrote an article offering tips on how to make yourself likable to an interviewer without coming off as a creepy stalker or a clowning ham. The tips are:
1. Show that you can be the solution to a problem.
2. Use specific examples.
3. Talk in soundbites.
4. Explain the “how” behind your accomplishments.
5. Use the right nonverbal communication.
6. Show enthusiasm.
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