How to get ready for the Placement Season
The placement season is here again in all its glory! This is one of the most crucial times in a person’s career. Everyone expects the student to be at their best at this time. The students want to leave no stone unturned in the preparation for the dreaded placement season. In this process, students end up facing a lot of scepticism and uncertainty. And for that, AMIGOZ is here to help! Go through the following points to know what your next steps should be to ace that dream job!
# Work on that Resume
The resume is your first impression on potential employers. It is your identity in the professional world. Even before you know it, the employer would have made up his mind about you just by going through your resume. So, you better make it impactful!
Make sure your resume states relevant facts about you and the work you have done. Your resume should have your strengths and skills. Highlight any course or experience that holds importance in the work field you are trying to enter. Also, do mention your contact details and give some previous employer references so that the potential employers can talk to people you have worked with prior. Your resume is your professional identity and should be real and engaging as possible.
# Aptitude Test
The next step is the Aptitude Test. This stage is where your knowledge comes into play. Till now, potential employers sketched you by the things you have written in your resume, but now they will judge your mental calibre basis your performance in the aptitude test. The test consists of Communication Skills, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability as well as Domain Knowledge. To get through the test, you need to prepare well in advance. You can practice online tests and mock question papers. You will also need to time yourself since the aptitude test is usually a time-bound exam. Get an idea about the kind of questions asked in the company you are looking at since this can vary from company to company.
# Technical Interview
The Technical Interview is the next step in the placement process. Almost all companies attach great importance to the technical knowledge of candidates nowadays. Their main aim here is to test your technical and problem-solving skills. Considering, interviews are the most critical stage of selection, it is advisable to brush up your problem- solving skills beforehand. To do this, one can start by solving problem questions in books and gradually move towards the analytical and logical skills that the companies are looking for.
# The HR Interview
Congratulations! You are just one step away from your dream job. However, this is where the real deal lies. The main aim of the HR Interview is to find out whether you are the right fit for the job. Here, the company will judge your personality, attitude, and character. The company will test your skills and strengths. To crack the HR Interview, you need to prepare for some common questions that the HR might throw at you, like 'why should you be hired for this job?'. To answer this, you need to thoroughly read about the job position you're applying for and the unique skills you acquire to fit into it. It is of utmost importance to go through all the documents that you've presented before the company to ensure that you are prepared for all kinds of questions.
Looking at the amount of preparation the placement season needs, the Amigoz app is here to help you! Log in to our app every day at 10:00 AM for quizzes on topics like Verbal Ability, Problem Solving, Data Handling, among others. On the Amigoz app, you not only test your knowledge, but the top 10 lucky people stand a chance to win Rs 10 PayTM cash!
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