Words can carry a lot of weight, and that can especially be true during a job interview. When meeting with a recruiter or an interviewer you should take extra care to avoid using certain harmful words and phrases.
Sarah Connors, senior staffing manager at WinterWyman Contract Staffing, says, “think about what the interviewer will hear when you say certain words. It is not about what you intend, it is about what they hear and all you want them to hear is, ‘You just found the best person for this opportunity.’”
Connors has provided a list of words to avoid using during a job interview. Click through and watch your language!
All text by Sarah Connors, senior staffing manager at WinterWyman Contract Staffing. WinterWyman is a recognized recruitment firm that specializes in search and contract staffing in technology, accounting and finance, human resources and investments, and financial services.