Specific Purpose: To inform the audience on how to prepare for a job interview. Central idea: There are three major steps that you should follow in preparing for a job interview. Organizational pattern: topical order
I. By a show of hands is any body in the class rich?
A. Maybe one person might be but for the majority of the class I know we are all normal middle class people, who anticipate getting a nice career job to support ourselves financially. B. Well I designed my speech in order to inform you on what it takes to prepare yourself for a job interview. Whether you go interview for a job at a grocery store or for a multi-million dollar business this could help you out. C. I will show you ways to research the company you are interviewing for, how to prepare yourself physically and mentally. II. I feel I am qualified to discuss this topic because I recently attended Moraine valleys mock interview and I also attended the job career fair that they held two weeks ago, so I felt Like maybe I could talk to the class about something I personally been engaging my time into.
Transition: well To start things off
I. Research the company.
A. Use the internet.
1. Visit the company’s website , and study its history
2. Its nothing like going in a job interview and getting asked do you know anything about the company’s history and have nothing to say but nope, that’s not good on your behalf. B. Talk to people
1. Talk to a former or current worker about job and the job experience. 2. Talk to career counselors and advisors, they can also give you advice about the job. Transition: Next thing about job interviews
II. you must prepare yourself physically
A. Work on your verbal and nonverbal communication skills. 1. Speak loudly and clearly and you must pronounce correctly and use no slang. 2. best way to do that is practice with your friends and family speaking...