7 Mistakes Hiring Managers Hate
Being Late or Worse, Not Being at All
Sure, sometimes the universe conspires against you and you get into a fender bender or your subway gets stuck or your bus goes out of service at exactly the wrong moment. In these circumstances it is okay to be late as long as you call.
In good news, most of these situations can be avoided simply by leaving hours early for your interview. Instead of rushing around at the last minute, get up early, head to the interview neighborhood, then prepare at a nearby café. If you need to go to a place you’ve never been, why not take a trial run the day before so that you know exactly which floor and which building you are looking for? The last thing you want is to be frantically running around looking for a Kinko’s to print your resume and then realizing that you only thought you knew where your interview was taking place…