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Who has a pre-interview ritual they'd like to share? Not sure what to do except twiddle my thumbs and watch tik tok videos to distract myself from the anxiety : )

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Adderall and bench press

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I wish I could use adderall but it just makes me super hyper, doesn't really help me focus

I hype myself up, which is easier to do in the world of virtual/phone interviews. I'll watch a clip of a funny video to put me in a good mood, or play a jam and dance it out. Dancing helps me get out some of the jitters, and then I am in an energized and confident mood for the interview

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Yes! Love dancing!

I meditate and medicate.

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I take a shot of bourbon. Seriously.

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Before my Amazon interview I took a shot of tequila with my housemate haha

Shots, shotys, shots!

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Y'all are making interviews sound a lot more fun

If you are already employed and your families life doesn’t depend on you landing a new opportunity, just have fun with it. Little to no risk even if you completely bomb the interview.

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