Everywhere you look you see articles warning job-seekers about mistakes they can make on a job interview, like saying the wrong thing or giving an incomplete answer to a question.
It’s easy to become so fearful of doing or saying the wrong thing at a job interview that you lose track of the bigger picture.
Here’s the brutal truth: the biggest danger you face at a job interview is the danger of being forgotten altogether!
I was a corporate HR leader for ages. I used to walk around the building and ask the department managers “How did your interview with Melissa [or Xiao, Charles or Mohammed] go yesterday?”