How To Say You Have A Planned Trip During A Job Interview

Have you ever lined up a job interview for your dream job and realized the start date would be right around the vacation you've been planning for over a year?

You're not alone and thanks to a career expert on Instagram here's how to navigate the situation!

Thanks to @advicewitherin, we now know the best way to talk to a potential employer about any upcoming trips you may have and how you can still have that dream job and go on your dream vacation.

Instead of asking for "time off" for a vacation, you would instead tell your interviewer that you have a prior commitment that requires you to go out of town. She also recommends being upfront with all your travel details and to stay flexible during the conversation.

You can see her video below, but what are your go-to strategies for keeping your planned vacation while starting a new job?

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