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Questions relating to interviews and the interviewing process.

What is Interviewing?

Interviewing is the process by which a potential candidate, filtered from a pool of candidates, is exposed to the concerned authority for a face-to-face, telephonic or any other means of direct or indirect interview, where the Interviewer asks tailored questions to check the skills and ability of the Interviewee.

Performance in an interview is one of the measure parameter for selecting or rejecting a candidate for a job.

What questions should have this tag?

This tag applies to questions about:

  • getting interviews through cover letters and applications.

  • how to best present oneself in an interview.

  • dealing with conflict in an interview.

  • the interviewing process as a whole.

  • the conducting of any interview, be it face to face or over the phone.

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