How to success in SSB Interview – Some basics concept totake care of?
Basic Tips for SSB InterviewHello guys this post is about very basic knowledge which 50%of you don’t know, but if you really carethen you should remember these basicthings in mind before going for SSB Interview. These will not clear your SSBInterview for sure but these will lay a positive impact on Interviewer and youwill be on safer side always. These includes understanding the Interview Environment, Personal hygiene, Dressing up and normaletiquette/Manners.
Understanding The InterviewEnvironment:
Unlike the G.T.O tests which is generally held in a informaland relaxed environment, or the psychological tests which is written test, the‘Interview’, being a one-to-one affair, generally causes a little nervousness,and tension in the candidates mind. The layout of the interview room furthercomponents to this stressful condition. It is,therefore, of paramount importance that the candidate must shed his inhibitionand overcome his nervousness so that he can collect his thoughts and expressionhis ideas logically and sympathetically.
Making a Good Impression:
Aninterview will normally last 30 to 40 minutes which is sufficient time for theIO to appraise your personality. You should , therefore, aim to make a goodforst impression on him and try to sustain that impression till the end of theinterview.
To achievethis you should take the following steps.
Be clean, neat and tidy when you present yourself for theinterview. See that you have good haircut and hair are combed well. Nails ofyour fingers are cut and clean. Remove sweat, oil, dirt, etc. from your faceand forehead. Make sure that no bad odour or smell emanates from you. It isunderstood that you can’t change your face, but you can certainly do a lot to improveit. Your appearance should show that you an orderly person. Therefore, do takecare of you grooming.
Importance of Good Dressing for SSB-Dressing Up:
Shakespeare wrote ‘Apparel proclaimeth a man’ i.e. a man isrecognized by the way he dresses. How true! you make the first impression withthe way you dress yourself up. If your clothes create and initial unfavorableimpression, you will be hard put to neutralize it during the interview.Similarly, with some care for your clothes, you can begin the interview withyour right foot forward. It is, therefore very essential that you turn up forthe interview, smartly dressed.What type of dress you have for your SSB Interview (Accordingto season)-Dress well as per the season and suited to the occasion. Yourclothes should not be gaudy or showy. You must present yourself in a suit inwinter. Preferable of dark or sober color. Your shirt must be clean, well ironedand starched. Your shirt cuffs should not be frayed at the ends. Shoes must bewell polished.
Normal etiquettes / Manners:
Etiquette,manners and courtesy can help in tilting the interview in your favor. Before enteringthe room, gently knock it ask for coming inside, beware of push or pull writtenon door. Just say good evening or good morning according to watch. Don’t sitwithout permission, reply gently when you asked – how are you? Show your mannersby asking the same from IO. Presence of mind should be there be true , don’t tryto cheat with them and you will make it.
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