Facing the Promotional Interview
Teaches how to avoid the common pitfalls of poor interviews by explaining: how to develop a balanced study program; why the first 60 seconds of an interview are critical and what you can do to make a good impression; how to relate qualifications to the position being sought; what to expect in the opeining, body, and closing of an interview; typical opening questions; how to define and prepare an opening response for the positions of engineer, sergeant, lieutenant, captain and battalion chief. Includes an audio CD that details proper and improper interview techniques. Includes more than 100 sample questions with suggestions for appropriate responses and sample resumes and cover letters. Also includes a chapter on entry-level firefighter considerations.