LinkedIn recently polled its users about the biggest mistake job applicants make and got nearly 350 responses.
Employers overwhelmingly said that candidates who don’t prepare for the interview kill their chances at getting to a second round. And if you’re late, don’t expect a call back either.
We’ve highlighted some of the best responses, edited lightly for clarity.
Recruitment Officer at Ampath Trust
European Customer Support Manager at Aeria Games & Entertainment
Senior Shopping Centre Manager/Licensed Real Estate Agent
Business Analyst and Project Management Professional
Controller at Mohonk Mountain House
UK Inside Sales Representative at Neverfail Group
Business Development Professional
Professional Medical Coder
Senior NOC Manager at Apollo Group/University of Phoenix
Consultant at HR Partners Digby Morgan
Principal Consultant and Employment Relationship Specialist
Senior Consultant at CHR Global (HR Services) Pvt Ltd
Retail Sales & Operations Manager
Managing Director at Esource and Consulting Executive
Project Manager at Boston Scientific
Vice President at Perfect Limo Service, Inc.
Owner, Triangle Technology Brokers
Applications Scientist at TA Instruments
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