3. Effective preparation
What’s in this chapter for you
‘To be honest, I never have much time to prepare to give an interview. I like it that way: I get a buzz from going into an interview room knowing nothing about the candidate or even the details of the job on offer.’
– Bill Samuel, sales director
Why you should prepare
Bill is kidding himself. It’s a great excuse to be lazy – ‘It’s better not to prepare’. Whilst you never want an interview to be too scripted and formulaic, there are definite advantages ...