Business / Human Resources (HR) / Interview: Used during the selection process, an interview is a face-to-face meeting with an individual or group, which involves asking questions to elicit information from the applicant to determine whether or not an applicant is suitable for a position of employment.

Other Words for Interview

Interview Verb Synonyms: meeting, (press) conference, discussion, conversation, talk, question period, audience
Interview Noun Synonyms: question, examine, interrogate, sound out, talk with or to

Focus Group Interview

Life Style / Travel / Focus Group Interview: A research interview format in which a trained, objective moderator facilitates respondents’ discussion of a given topic. Focus groups are useful for examining subject’s responses to concepts and MORE

Schedule Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Schedule Interview: An interviewing format in which each candidate is asked for the same exact information. MORE

Stress Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Stress Interview: An interviewing style whereby the interviewer subjects a candidate to pressure or stress to ascertain how the candidate reacts under such conditions. MORE

Field Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Field Interview: An employment interview conducted away from the employer’s actual worksite. MORE

Group Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Group Interview: An interviewing method where a prospective employee is interviewed by a small group of his or her peers. MORE

Exit Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Exit Interview: An interview conducted at the time of an employee’s resignation, used to identify the underlying factors behind an employee’s decision to leave. MORE