Chapter 15Questions to Ask YourselfAfter Each Interview

You need to ask yourself questions about how each interview went right after each interview. Take notes every time. You will need to refer to these notes before each follow-up interview with the company. Please don’t try to rely on your memory. Hopefully, you will have so many opportunities you are pursuing that you will get confused about which one is which if you don’t take good notes.

So, right when you get to your car, after the interview, jot down your immediate impressions of the interview and how you did. When you get to your desk, ask yourself these questions:

• Who did I interview with? Is she a real decision maker or an intermediary?

• What was her position?

• Did I make a “connection” ...

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