How to Get a Job in Tulsa: 4 Interview Tips

  • How to Get a Job in Tulsa: 4 Interview Tips

    Tulsa, OK - November 14, 2019

    How to Get a Job in Tulsa | Express Employment Professionals Tulsa

    Improving your interview skills is an important step in learning how to get a job in Tulsa. It's natural to feel nervous before any job interview, but if you know how to prepare, you can put yourself in a much better position to impress an employer and hopefully get your dream job. In this post, we've assembled a few tips to put into action for your next interview.

    If you have a job interview coming up, follow these tips to help you feel better prepared and more confident when you meet your potential employer:

    • Read up on the company you want to work for - "Why are you interested in this position?" is a routine question in job interviews. By researching the company online, including its own website, its social media accounts, and recent news coverage, you can call out specific reasons why you want to work there. This will also help you tailor your responses to match the company's values and the skills they're looking for.
    • Revisit your own work experience - It's common for an interviewer to ask you to describe yourself and your experience, and they may ask specific questions about your resume as well. Take a moment to read through your whole resume and consider how you'd sum up your experience and skills. Remember that no one has exactly the same experience as you. Highlight a few specific examples that will really demonstrate your unique ability and value as a possible employee.
    • Draft and rehearse answers to common questions - There are certain questions that seem to come up again and again during interviews. Brainstorm some of the questions you've gotten before (like what your strengths and weaknesses are) and draft responses that you can run through with family or friends. While you don't want to sound too rehearsed, the answers you prepare can act as a helpful framework to rely on at your interview. 

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    There is so much to learn about how to get a job in Tulsa, and Express Employment Professionals Tulsa is here to help. We work with job seekers in Tulsa, Bristow, and Sand Springs to help them find professional job opportunities in the area, so call (918) 746-4000 to find out more.