If you are in the process of searching for a new job you may want to know how you can prepare yourself to have the best opportunity of being invited to an interview. Once you have got your CV up to scratch and sent it off or filled out a job application, you are then playing the waiting game to see if you get an interview. If you happen to be one of the candidates selected for an interview, you need to start planning so it goes as well as possible. The first thing to do is research, you should try and find out as much as you can about the job role and also the company that you wish to work for. Employers like to feel that their staff take an interest in the business and if you can study their website / social media sites, this will give you a great head start. Try and prepare your answers to the most common types of questions you are likely to be asked. This will give you confidence when you are speak to the interviewer. There are many examples of questions that you may be asked online, practise your replies to such questions. Lastly make sure you know your CV. The interviewer will have read your CV and they may have questions they wish to ask you based on what information you have given.