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Top Mistakes Applicants Make During the Interview

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Eighty-seven percent of employers and recruiting services admit that they make final decisions about hiring during the first 15 minutes of a job interview, Business Insider reports. What actions can immediately hurt your chances? From unprofessional dress to being overly self-aggrandizing, there are certain behaviors that you need to carefully reign in.

Mistakes That Will Cost You the Job

One of the easiest mistakes to make is coming across as too confident and self-involved. Although narcissists traditionally perform better during job interviews (according to Business Insider), applicants should keep discussion relevant and to the point at all times. Frame qualifications and self-promotion in the context of the position, company, and what — specifically