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  • Writer's pictureMatthew Coppola

Why you should not be concerned about applicants competing for the same position

When going for a job interview, it is so easy to worry about the other applicants who are going to be interviewed, thinking about what your competition is, especially when you visual know who they are.

However, there is always a good reason why we shouldn’t worry about the other candidates.

Studies say with a small business they shouldn’t worry about the competition and what they are doing, only to be aware of what they do and charge.

The reason for this is that it becomes a distraction for the business owner, causing discouragement and lack of innovation and business improvement because the focus is being directed to the competition.

This is the same principle when it comes to being interviewed.

Don’t be concerned about the other applicants, instead focus on what makes you valuable for the position and how you can provide a significant contribution.

Go into that job interview with your head high, confident that you have what it takes to do the position and that they will hire you.



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