Every jobseeker wants to come across as competent and confident to the person who will be deciding whether their application will be forwarded to the top employer in their industry. When you land an interview with the employment agency, it is your gateway to the job and career advancement that you have been working so hard for.

You will need to pull out all the stops and make a lasting positive impression on the recruiter. In order to do this you will have to present the full package – a greatly compiled CV, professional appearance and you will need to present an air of competence and confidence. How do you come across as confident in your interview?

Make a Connection with Your Employment Agency Recruiter

Here are a few ways that you can come across as confident and competent to your employment agency recruiter:

• Make eye contact – this might seem like an easy enough thing to remember, but many people maintain eye contact throughout the interview. By making and maintaining eye contact, you will already come across as far more confident.

• Do your research – by knowing more about the company you’re interviewing for, such as their products, services and culture, you will be able to answer questions more directly and with confidence.

These are only a few tips on how you can come across more confident during that all-important interview.