10-second review: Commonsense reminders on how to behave at interviews.
Title: “Learn Interview Tips from a Therapist.” D. Stefan. The Writer (October 2009), 10-11.
. Be aware of body language.” “Lean toward the other person to convey interest and engagement.”
. “Never assume you know how someone feels, what she thinks, or what she is trying to say.” Ask for clarification. Paraphrase before going on to the next question.
. Maintain eye contact.
. End with a request for permissions to seek additional information: “If I need additional information, is it best to contact you by phone or e-mail?”