Grad Bites: Interview Tips – Chris Matchan
Chris Matchan is an experienced HR professional, who has worked all over the world and conducted thousands of interviews. He shares his expertise on how to nail an interview, from combatting nerves to letting your personality shine through.
Chris Matchan has worked in HR for over 30 years, in a wide range of companies, from multinationals to start-ups. He now has his own consultancy business, where he is involved in headhunting and coaching, teaching at universities, and dealing with outplacements – helping people who are made redundant or get fired, to find their way back into the jobs market.
We talked to Chris about job applications and how to stand out in this tough jobs market. He offers valuable tips on CVs and cover letters, psychometric testing, interviews, assessment centres and presentations. He also shared valuable insights into HR careers and running a business.
See more from Chris:
Grad Bites: Job Applications
Tips on applications, writing cover letters & CVs
Grad Bites: Psychometric Tests & Personality Questionnaires
What are psychometric tests & personality questionnaires, plus tips on how to tackle them
Find out more on interviews:
Interview tips – preparation, making a good first impression, how to handle awkward questions