How To DoYour Best in SSB?
The candidates who have clearedtheir CDSE exam are the ones that are usually waiting for their SSB call. Hereare a few tips to help the candidates be better prepared before appearing fortheir SSB interview. These tips can also be followed by UPTET candidates. These tipsare focused towards a broader audience and hence even the applicants that areinterested in appearing for the CTETexams can make use of them. The SSB interview is more to assess the personalityof the candidates and is less oriented towards testing their knowledge. Hence,it is essential to put your best foot forward during the interview.
The following are the most effectivetips to be considered while preparing yourself for SSB call:
1) Physical Fitness – Work on yourphysical fitness. Go to the gym or in the least start jogging everyday andstart a healthier diet. Being in shape always shows you have self discipline. 2) Perspective – Have a positiveperspective as a whole. Train yourself to see the good in situations and notjust discard them. 3) Social Skills – Work on your socialskills by trying to make new friends and get out of your comfort zone. Trycomfort zone challenges where you have to take up challenges to challengeyourself to get out of your comfort zone. 4) Current Affairs – Start readingnewspapers and magazines and watch more news. Being up to date with the currentaffairs of our country is important. 5) Know Yourself – Be very familiar withyour strengths and weaknesses like CTET applicantsand think of them and keep them in mind. Telling your weaknesses when askedshows that you have emotional honesty. Needless to say, you must not mentionany weakness that can get you instantly disqualified. 6) Be Familiar – Be familiar with all thesteps in SSB interview like candidates are during UPTET exam . If you are a repeater then analyse the mistakes youmade last time and learn from them. Learning from your past mistakes gives youknowledge and experience combined with it can be a huge advantage that you canhave. 7) Call up letter – Arrange your documentsin the same sequence as mentioned in the call up letter. If you don’t have theoriginal certificates then make sure you at least have xerox copies of them. 8) Academic Knowledge – Although the SSBcall focuses more on assessing your personality, it is essential to revise youracademic knowledge and refresh it before going to the final interview. 9) Coaching – Many students spend a lot ofmoney, resources and time on coaching for SSB call. This begs the question “Isit worth it?”. The simple and short answer for it is that coaching is not themoney that is spent on it. With hard work and a creative approach, theapplicants can prepare for it themselves. Coaching centers have been way toocommercialised and turned into money making organisation that provide lessvalue. Applicants can read SSBCrack, watch youtube videos and get theirquestions clarified on Quora to be able to prepare without coaching.
Author: Sai Raja M
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