- Arrive late or appear rushed or disorganized.
- Seem over-eager and desperate.
- Apologize for your background or experience.
- Criticize your past employers or co-workers in any way.
- Ask questions that you know the answers to.
- Oversell your qualities.
- Ask about salary and job benefits before you have a solid job offer.
- Elaborate on unnecessary details to fill an awkward silence.
- Wear unusual clothes or heavy cologne; always be very conservative.