Is It OK to Ask HR What They’ll Be Asking About in My Follow Up Interview? |

I have been called in for a follow up interview. Can I ask the HR what this interview is regarding? If so, how should I frame it?

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I'm Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter. I'm a coach who helps people in a variety of
different ways that can be involved with job search hiring more effectively
managing and leading I've got a lengthy list of things that I do to help people
and organizations be more effective.. Someone sent a wonderful question to me
basically asking, "I've been scheduled back for a follow-up
interview is it okay to ask HR what this is going to be all about and the answer
to this question is absolutely makes perfect sense for you to know right why
wouldn't you want to know and how do you ask this question. They pull a up on the
phone or they send you an e-mail or text. "We'd like to have you back," and they
start going through the scheduling and you respond once they have it
scheduled and simply ask a couple of simple questions number one is how much
time select should I set aside for these meetings
"Well, you must spend two hours." "Okay.. Whom am I going to be scheduled to meet
with what's their role what do they tend to cover in their interviews see
basically the idea is you just want to be prepared right and they're very happy
to fill this job it's not like they're saying tell me all the questions that
they ask." You're just trying to find out what it is that they tend to cover in their
meetings who you're going to be meeting with and the who you're gonna be meeting
with what's their background like yeah. I'm gonna look them up on LinkedIn too
of course, because they know you're gonna look them up. But you may get something
that's off the script by asking HR. So, hope you found this helpful.
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Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter
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Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter is a coach who worked as a recruiter for what seems like one hundred years. His work involves career coaching, all as well as executive job search coaching, job coaching, and interview coaching. He is the host of “No BS Job Search Advice Radio,” the #1 podcast in iTunes for job search with more than 2000 episodes, and is a member of The Forbes Coaches Council.

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