Your interview is in the past, but by no means forgotten. Unlike many examinations you don’t emerge to meet fellow candidates declaring that they were a disaster or were brilliant (possibly with equal degrees of inaccuracy).

You have the luxury of dealing with your reactions in private, but on most occasions you also have the anxiety of a wait of anything between a few hours and a few days.


Whatever the situation, don’t let your performance in the closing minutes of the interview disintegrate through a sense of relief, optimism, gloom or exhaustion. ...

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