Five Tips To Recover From A Bad Answer To An Interview Question

From Early Careerist (12/4/2012)

You can feel the sweat pooling near your hairline. You’re trying to feign a smile, but your lips are quivering. Wait, your mouth’s not just trembling – it’s speaking. Like a pull-string doll, you’re spewing out words uncontrollably. Tuning back into the conversation now could be terrifying, but you’ll give it a shot anyways…

Crap. You’re talking about your fantasy football team. That can’t be good.

Step one: shut up. Immediately. Step two: save your interview from this nine-foot hole you’ve dug yourself into. But how? You can’t wait until afterwards to send a “thank you” email and fruit basket. You need to bounce back from that interview-killing response right now. Luckily, there’s a way resurrect yourself. With the following tips in mind, you’ll be back in contention for the job.  Read the full article from EarlyCareerist.com…