Interviews are an essential part of the job application process, whether you are a student or graduate applying for a full-time role or a work placement. This book will guide you through the essential steps, such as preparing, creating a strong first impression, common types of interview questions and how to make the most of each interview. It will show you how to identify where your skills lie and how best to get these across to employers. With decades of experience in careers advice, Bruce Woodcock takes you through the kinds of questions employers favour, and teaches you how to craft successful answers based on your own skills and strengths.Throughout the book, insights from employers and real-life experiences of other candidates, demonstrate the dos and don'ts of different stages in the process. A range of exercises help you to practise what you have learned and reflect on each experience, so that you can continue to improve your interview skills.