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Episode 4:The Interviews

There’s nothing like the thought of a forthcoming job interview to induce blind panic in the even calmest of people.

So you’d better do some solid preparation to keep those nerves at bay. But where do you begin? Here with a few pointers are our resident experts Claire Davis and Daniel Morrissey – they’re both seasoned interviews for the creative professions.

I started by asking them how easy it is to spot when someone hadn’t done any pre-interview research.

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