1. I want you to be likable.

2. I'm taken aback when you say you want the job right away.

3. I want you to stand out....

4. ...But not for being negative.

5. I want you to ask lots of questions about what really matters to you...

6. ...But only if the majority of those questions relate to work.

7. I love when you bring a "project."

8. I want you to ask for the job... and I want to know why. (I wouldn’t literally say “Can I have the job, but tell me WHY you want it.”

9. I want you to follow up... especially if it's genuine.  

 

To read the full article by Jeff Haden click the link below.

 http://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/9-things-you-wish-you-could-say-to-job-candidates.html