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Want to increase your chances of acing that interview? Remember to show enthusiasm

Submitted Wednesday, December 2nd 2015 1:52 pm

In general, it is well understood that displaying enthusiasm during an interview is important to a candidate’s ability to secure a job offer. According to the 2015 Recruiter Nation Survey, enthusiasm is a key factor in leaving a lasting impression on recruiting and human resources professionals. In the survey, enthusiasm was the top-rated factor (87%) followed by industry knowledge (85%), conversation skills (79%), punctuality (66%), appearance (63%), and a handshake and greeting (38%). The Recruiter Nation Survey is based on responses from more than 1,400 recruiting and human resources professionals.