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Communication skills, conﬁdence, body lan-
guage, personality, and enthusiasm are some of
the traits that get interviewer’s attention in the
ﬁrst few minutes during an interview.
Recruitment Head for a Global IT Services
Organization in Noida
While making your decision on the executives, you must have
noticed that even before interacting with a person, we form an opinion
about them based on their appearance and professional etiquette.
Nobody likes to work with a person who is shabbily dressed or one
who carries an unprofessional demeanor irrespective of their knowl-
edge and expertise. Therefore, the ﬁrst step to create an impression is
through your personality.
Though traits that deﬁne the personality of a person are endless, in
this chapter, we would discuss ﬁve essential elements of a personality
that are of utmost importance during placements.
A. Communication skills
B. Conﬁdence building
C. Grooming and business etiquette
D. Positive attitude
E. Cross-cultural understanding
A. Communication Skills
Although the importance and relevance of domain knowledge, general
awareness, knowledge about the company and the products, etc. cannot
be compromised with, the key to a person’s success lies in possessing
good communication skills. Therefore, having strong domain knowl-
edge is, of course, essential, but the interviewer also keeps a close watch
on how you speak in the interview. The next real-life case situation high-
lights the signiﬁcance of eective communication skills in an interview.
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