It’s really frustrating for people when they get to an interview and realise that the job they are applying for isn’t a great match for their skills. Or when they get to the crunch, they aren’t able to list their skills confidently and risk botching the interview.
We often hear people telling us to follow our heart or our passion when it comes to finding the right career path. But more and more experts are saying we should be trying to match our personality or character traits to the roles we should be pursuing.
When getting yourself prepared for a job interview, one thing that should be a must have in your toolkit is a 30 second elevator pitch. It’s a quick speech that summarises who you are, what you do and why you’d be a perfect candidate.