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Many recruiters use a candidate evaluation system with categories similar to the ones shown below. Candidates for positions should always attempt to make positive impressions. Read the information within each area and attempt to create the best possible impression by tailoring your interview style to highlight these special areas.

Appearance

  • Grooming, posture, dress, bearing, manners, neatness.

Preparation

  • Knowledge of company and positions. Asked pertinent questions.

Verbal Skills

  • Delivery and animation, presentation of ideas, grammar, vocabulary.

Direction

  • Well-defined goals, confidence in abilities, realistic, practical.

Maturity

  • Responsible, self-reliant, decisive.

Sincerity

  • Genuine, wholesome attitude, honest, sincere.

Personality

  • Enthusiastic, motivated, assertive.

Qualifications/Course Work

  • Academic preparation, work experience, good match for position.

Overall Evaluation

  • Long-range potential, drive, ambition, ability, qualifications.

INFOGRAPHIC: How Interviewers Know When to Hire You in 90 Seconds

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Faculty Spotlight: Meghan Kahn

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Indiana General Assembly passes concurrent resolution celebrating IU Southeast’s 75th anniversary

Indiana General Assembly passes concurrent resolution celebrating IU Southeast’s 75th anniversary

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IU Southeast student film makes the cut for London festival

IU Southeast student film makes the cut for London festival

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IU Southeast joins effort to transform first-year experience

IU Southeast joins effort to transform first-year experience

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Defining moment: Business faculty tapped to edit global supply chain resource

Defining moment: Business faculty tapped to edit global supply chain resource

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Dean Coker-Kolo to lead Association of Third World Studies

Dean Coker-Kolo to lead Association of Third World Studies

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IU Southeast printmaking students honored

IU Southeast printmaking students honored

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IU Southeast joins IU Regional Law Scholars Program

IU Southeast joins IU Regional Law Scholars Program

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Nationally renowned diversity advocate Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims to speak at IU Southeast

Nationally renowned diversity advocate Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims to speak at IU Southeast

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Faculty Spotlight: Omar Attum

Faculty Spotlight: Omar Attum

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