Did you know the average employer may receive upwards of 100 applications per job opening? In addition, even if an applicant does land an interview, it can be difficult to navigate through the process since every interviewer is different. So, how can job seekers ensure they are reading each situation correctly.

This infographic, compiled by Interview Success Formula illustrates how job seekers can read the most common types of interviewers and how to succeed in the process.


  • The average duration of an interview is 40 minutes – and there are 5 different types: in-person, phone, testing, video and group.
  • There are different types of interviewer – make sure you’re able to read them.
  • 17% of candidates believe they were interviewed by the ‘Clueloss Boss’.
  • 21% reported that they were interviewed by someone who was bored or not enthusiastic about their company.

RELATED: The Psychology of Job Interviews: How To Prepare Mentally


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