Job interviews—almost everyone has had one at some time or another. But how do you explain about your background and achievements, and listen to and understand about what’s required in your new post?
In this Podcast, you will learn:
(i) How to answer questions in an interview situation
(ii) To explain about what your past or previous position was
A person is having a job interview:
(zài huì yì shì)
(in the meeting room)
Suǒ yǐ, nǐ jiǎn lì shàng xiě de, shàng yī gè gōng zuò shì xiāo shòu jīng lǐ?
So, your resume says your last job was a sales manager?
Duì. Wǒ guǎn lǐ yī gè shí gè rén de tuán duì.
Yes, I managed a team of ten people.
Nǐ zuò xiāo shòu jīng lǐ zuò le duō jiǔ?
How long were you a sales manager?
Wǒ zuò le wǔ nián.
For five years.
Wǒ mén de gōng sī gāng qǐ bù, zhè ge shì chǎng zǒng jiān de zhí wèi shì zhì guān zhòng yào de, xū yào guǎn lǐ zhěng gè gōng sī shì chǎng yùn yíng.
Our company has just recently started business. This marketing director’s position is crucial and the post holder needs to manage the whole company’s marketing and operations.
Shì de wǒ yǒu xìn xīn néng zuò hǎo.
Yes, I am confident that I can do it well.
Chinese words and phrases mentioned in this Podcast:
In Chinese, ‘你简历上写的’ means ‘your resume says’ instead of ‘your resume writes’. When we want to express ‘a sign says’ or ‘a letter says’, we always use ‘写着’ (write).
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