The Interview Expert and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Buy New
  • List Price: $17.99
  • Save: $3.92 (22%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Only 4 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by
Gift-wrap available.
Add to Cart
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Interview Expert: How to get the job you want Paperback – January 27, 2012

See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
"Please retry"
"Please retry"
$9.99 $7.53

Frequently Bought Together

The Interview Expert: How to get the job you want + This Is How to Get Your Next Job: An Inside Look at What Employers Really Want + Finding Jobs with a Psychology Bachelor's Degree: Expert Advise for Launching Your Career
Price for all three: $46.28

Buy the selected items together


Looking for the Audiobook Edition?
Tell us that you'd like this title to be produced as an audiobook, and we'll alert our colleagues at If you are the author or rights holder, let Audible help you produce the audiobook: Learn more at

Product Details

  • Paperback: 216 pages
  • Publisher: FT Press; 1 edition (January 27, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0273762559
  • ISBN-13: 978-0273762553
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.6 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,075,880 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews


“John Lees is a purveyor of sound, no nonsense career advice which delivers results - whatever your age or status.” - Carol Lewis, Business Features Editor, The Times

"John Lees' approach works, because he gives readers simple, practical steps to help flip their mindsets into the more daring, exploratory and confident mode needed for career transition success" -  Stuart Lindenfield , Head of Transitions Practice, Reed Consulting   

"John makes you think differently about your career and how you manage it. He provides really useful and practical tools in a fun and engaging way." - Gordon McFarland, Head of HR, British Gas Commercial People Team

"For years, John Lees has been the smartest voice in career coaching. His insight and advice are a must-read for anyone entering today’s competitive job market.” - Rebecca Alexander, Dossier Editor, Psychologies Magazine

From the Back Cover

John Lees is the interview expert. He knows exactly what works and what doesn't.  In this clever book he’ll show you the winning techniques you need to land the job of your dreams.


Armed with the knowledge, advice and insights in this book you will:


§         Be able to look beyond the advert and get clued up about what the company is really after.

§         Have an insider’s knowledge of what interviewers are looking for.

§         Know how to ace every type of interview and every type of question.

§         Harness new techniques, which will propel you to the top of their wish list.

§         Become the candidate remembered as not only perfectfor the job, but also bright, well-informed and able to offer something different from the run of the mill interviewees.


Put the tools in this book to work and next time you walk into an interview you can be confident that you’re the obvious choice for the job.

More About the Author

John Lees is one of the UK's best known career coaches and authors. John specialises in helping people make difficult decisions - difficult because they don't know what to do next, or because there are barriers in the way of success. He has delivered workshops in the USA, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand and is a major presenter at major consumer events including The Vitality Show and Forum 3 and has also featured as a speaker at the world's largest international career conferences in the USA.

John writes regularly for the Times, The Guardian and has a regular column in People Management. His work has been featured on Channel 4's 'Dispatches' and on BBC 2's Working Lunch and he regularly provides insights into the world of work on radio and in publications including Management Today, The Sunday Times, Daily Express, Daily Mirror, Psychologies, Eve and SHE.

John is the author of several bestselling books including 'How to get a Job You'll Love: A Practical Guide to Unlocking Your Talents and Finding Your Ideal Career', 'Why You? CV Messages to Win Jobs', 'Job Interviews: Top Answers to Tough Questions', 'Take Control of Your Career' and 'Career Reboot: 24 Tips for Tough Times'.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

By Raymond S. Adams on December 28, 2013
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
I spent a couple of days reading through this book to prepare for an interview I had coming up. I believe that it helped me to be prepared and less anxious. Very practical with no fluff.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Customer Images