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Land the Tech Job You Love by Andy Lester

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Chapter 7Preparing for the Interview

Since your job interview is your first day at your new job, it only makes sense that you’d want to prepare for it. You wouldn’t roll out a new software package without preparation or make server changes without adequately testing, and so too it must be with your job interview.

Your assignment at your job interview is twofold: show the hiring manager that you are the person for the job, and verify to yourself that this is the job you want.

The first thing you must project, however, is that you are prepared for the interview. The interviewer is spending a lot of his time preparing for this interview, and it’s critically important that you make clear that you take it as seriously, and it is as of much importance, ...

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