If your resume is filled with more accomplishments and achievements, then it is also important to present to the interviewer with clear vision and goals to convince them with your skills. Job search is most important and difficult part even if you are looking for a new job, lost the job or searching for first job. Initially you may need to face many rejections and it will test your patience. Whether it is the first job application or last each is a new job application and improves your self confidence.
Portraying your confidence is important and it allows you to communicate your strengths clearly in your resume and CV at the time of an interview. Confidence will describe you about more and plays an important role in conveying your suitability for the role in question. It will also helps in networking with professionals and learning about the job opportunities and scope. Confidence will also helps in negotiating the compensation benefits and designation at your best.
You may look or feel under confident because of below situations:
Your present job condition: Your present job may don’t have growth prospects and less pay benefits.
Having less skills: Be updated with industry trends and technology is an important for one’s career advancement. Get updated with necessary skills matching which helpful to climb the next phase of your career ladder.
Apply for the right job: Your confidence levels speaks about you that you are positive at this stage whether you are over qualified or under qualified. Generally the interviewer looks for sincerity in your application and be confident that you are the right person for the job you applied.
Some tips to gain confidence:
Analyze yourself about your career goals and review them to make ensure that you are on right career path.
Recall the past achievements you have gained and get more confidence with them.
Practice some standard interview questions and prepare well and be confident while interview.