What Are You Really Saying During Job Interviews?

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By Robert Half June 6, 2017 at 9:40pm

What Are You Really Saying During Job Interviews?

According to senior managers, 30% of candidates display negative nonverbal cues during interviews.

On a scale of 1 (not much) to 5 (a lot), how much do the following nonverbal cues tell you about a candidate during an interview?

Eye contact 4.18
Facial expressions 3.96
Posture 3.55
Handshake 3.53
Fidgeting/habitual movements 3.33
Hand gestures 3.03

Source: OfficeTeam survey of 307 senior managers in the United States

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