Job Preparedness Competency Test

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 123

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  • 1. 
    Name the types of interviews that you can experience: (NOTE: There are 8 Types in total)
  • 2. 
    One Benefit of creating a Career Portfolio is that you can demonstrate to employers your ability to analyze, plan, and prepare.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Employers are interested in the skills and abilities of job applicants and employees, not their personal qualities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Transferable competencies are especially important to job-seekers with limited work experience.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    When completing an employment application and responding to the question "What job are you applying for?" you should answer "Any position" so you will be considered for more jobs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Since tattos are a permanent creative expression, it is acceptable to leave them exposed when dressing for an interview.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Positive thinking boosts your___
    • A. 

      Ability to perform

    • B. 

      Energy

    • C. 

      Confidence

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 8. 
    Which of the following behavior characteristics do employers value most in employees?
    • A. 

      Aggressive

    • B. 

      Reactive

    • C. 

      Assertive

    • D. 

      Passive

    • E. 

      Perfectionist

  • 9. 
    A well-written resume objectives accomplishes which of the following?
    • A. 

      Shows research of the job and/or position

    • B. 

      Uses industry vocabulary

    • C. 

      Reflects your abilities and interests

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 10. 
    To be successful at meeting employers at a career or job fair, you should:
    • A. 

      Dress up, as much as you would for an interview

    • B. 

      Plan what you will say when you meet employers at the fair

    • C. 

      Take copies of your resume

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 11. 
    By making a follow-up telephone call after sending a cover letter and resume, an applicant's chance of obtaining an interview is_____.
    • A. 

      Increased

    • B. 

      Decreased

    • C. 

      About the Same

  • 12. 
    Assertive body language_____.
    • A. 

      Appears overbearing

    • B. 

      Diminishes credibility

    • C. 

      Is relaxed, open, and confident

  • 13. 
    Which of the following forms of communications has the most impact during your interview?
    • A. 

      Nonverbal

    • B. 

      Voice Quality

    • C. 

      Verbal

    • D. 

      Speaking more than one language

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 14. 
    When asked an interview question you are not prepared for, you should_______.
    • A. 

      Not hesitate, but begin to speak and the answer will come to you.

    • B. 

      Say, "That's a good question; please give me a minute to think about it."

    • C. 

      Explain that you do not know how to respond.

    • D. 

      Say the first thing that comes to your mind.

    • E. 

      Say it's an illegal question and refuse to answer it.

  • 15. 
    A good response to the question, "Why do you want this job?" is to discuss how_______.
    • A. 

      The pay and benefits are what you are looking for.

    • B. 

      You view this position as simply a good place to start.

    • C. 

      The company is so great and it is the only company you will consider working for.

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 16. 
    What factors affect the image you project in your workplace?
    • A. 

      Your inner confidence

    • B. 

      Your verbal and nonverbal communication

    • C. 

      Your outward appearance

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 17. 
    Focusing on problems and difficulties and blaming others are_______ behaviors.
    • A. 

      Passive

    • B. 

      Supportive

    • C. 

      Reactive

    • D. 

      Aggressive

  • 18. 
    By working in a job that matches your_______, you greatly increase your chances of enjoying and succeeding in the job.
    • A. 

      Attitude

    • B. 

      Reaction

    • C. 

      Values

    • D. 

      Good looks

  • 19. 
    ________ is the process of developing relationships with people who can assist with job search strategies and in finding strong job leads.
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      Support

    • C. 

      Follow up

    • D. 

      Persistent

  • 20. 
    People who motivate you in your job search and provide moral support are your personal_______ system.
    • A. 

      Body Language

    • B. 

      Support

    • C. 

      Attitude

    • D. 

      Passive

  • 21. 
    In a cover letter,  emphasize your specific skills and abilities that meet the employers'_______.
    • A. 

      Body language

    • B. 

      Good looks

    • C. 

      Needs

    • D. 

      Reaction

  • 22. 
    Your______ is the biggest factor determining your success in an interview and the number one factor that influences an employer to hire.
    • A. 

      Attitude

    • B. 

      Body Language

    • C. 

      Good Looks

    • D. 

      Needs

  • 23. 
    Your_______ is a condensed summary of what you have to offer employers.
    • A. 

      Cover Letter

    • B. 

      Resume

    • C. 

      Thank-you letter

    • D. 

      Good looks

  • 24. 
    A_______ is a consumer report that employers use to screen potential employees and check their credit, history, and legal status
    • A. 

      Networking

    • B. 

      Facebook Page

    • C. 

      Background Check

    • D. 

      Crime Report

  • 25. 
    Be________ in pursuing your dream job.
    • A. 

      Lazy

    • B. 

      Aggressive

    • C. 

      Persistent

    • D. 

      Passive

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