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Interview tips

Some of these pointers may sound obvious, but experience shows that getting the basics right will go a long way in helping your application.

Do your research

Review our website for information and read the business pages of the press. Show you've taken time to research our company and industry.

Why do you want the job?

Try to focus on why you really want this role, and why you want to work for us as a company. More importantly, what will make us want to consider your application?

Reflect on your past experiences

Know what's on your CV. Think of reasons why you chose your previous role, what influenced your choice of subjects at school, and why you went to a particular university.

Be yourself

Use the Gallup interview to talk freely and honestly about yourself, and try to enjoy it.