How to Nail a Phone Interview

While you’re looking for your next position, it’s important to be prepared for a phone interview. Many companies start the interview process with a phone call to talk about the job opportunity with candidates to determine if the candidate is a good fit and to gauge his or her interest in the position. In a lot of cases this first initial call with be scheduled. You may get a surprise call so it’s best to be prepared. Here are a few ways you can make sure you ace your next phone interview:


Compile a list of strengths/weaknesses

Have questions prepared

Research the company

Review your resume

Slow down when you talk

Don’t interrupt the interviewer

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