The Public Speaker's Guide to Ace Your Interview

  • by Lisa B. Marshall
  • Narrated by Lisa B. Marshall
  • 1 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

With so much competition for so few jobs these days, your interviewing skills are more important than ever. Blow the other candidates out of the water with The Public Speaker's Guide to Ace Your Interview. Lisa Marshall, host of the top-rated The Public Speaker's Quick and Dirty Tips for Improving Your Communication Skills, tells you how to avoid the most common interviewing mistakes and arms you with the specific skills needed to rise above the rest, including:
Tips on how to answer some of the most commonly asked interview questions, including "Tell me about yourself" and "What is your biggest weakness?"

Expert advice on making sure your professional profile - and specifically your LinkedIn account - makes you shine.

Explicit instructions on how to make a positive first impression, including what to say, how to sit in your chair, and other tips for setting the tone needed for a successful interview. Lisa Marshall consults with different companies every day. She knows what they look for in a candidate and what it takes to turn an interview into an offer. The Public Speaker's Guide to Ace Your Interview will give you the edge you need to get noticed and the confidence you need to make it happen.


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Customer Reviews

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Awesome Tips & Tricks to prepare for an Interview!

Would you consider the audio edition of The Public Speaker's Guide to Ace Your Interview to be better than the print version?

The audio is great when reading this book allows you to hear the thought process behind the words.

What other book might you compare The Public Speaker's Guide to Ace Your Interview to and why?

Valuable information on attending an interview with the information you need to bring to the interview. How to review and design your responses to the interviewee for an impacting result.

Which scene was your favorite?

How to build a C.A.G.E - This is a very important tool in an interview that will help you in presenting your accomplishments to the interviewee. I have interviewed several people during my professions along with interviewed for positions myself. The number one area of opportunity I see in people is being able to talk about themselves with this C.A.G.E. model reviewed in the book helps you take your accomplishments and break them down to a level for not only you to see where you have came from and what you have accomplished but it also provides you the knowledge and ability to present these to your interviewee. This can make you or break you in an interview!

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

How you have handled a conflict S.T.A.R. this is a great way to access and correct any situations that occur. I will use these steps in the future and apply to any arising situtations.

Any additional comments?

After reviewing this book and applying the key tools to my last interview. I felt this was one of my best interviews yet. It helped me to be extremely organized in the interview with the information needed. Of course the book does not give you every question you will ever have on an interview however there may be different phrases of questions on each interview you attend there is only one end result to the interview which is to see if you are the right fit for the position. This book allows you to be prepared for any question thrown at you in an interview.

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- Tiffany

Very helpful

If you have never interviewed before this will surely provide a great baseline to establish the proper mindset. Thanks Lisa!
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- Will

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-06-2009
  • Publisher: Macmillan Audio