Preparation for a Successful Interview
Preparing in advance is a vital aspect of successful interviewing. How you dress, what you bring to the interview, how you greet the interviewer, and how you communicate can all make a big difference in the outcome of the interview. The information, videos and resources presented here will help you with your interview prep. In addition, you’re encouraged to schedule an appointment with your Career Coach for assistance with the process.
INTERVIEW SUCCESS STRATEGIES
Preparing ahead of time is crucial for a successful interview. To get advice from current recruiters plus tips to help you get started with your interview preparation, read more.
TYPES OF INTERVIEWS
Informational interviews are used to learn about a career path or organization. In a behavioral interview, questions are focused on actions and behaviors. To learn about both types, read more.
COMMON INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
It’s a good idea to think about how you will respond to the most commonly asked interview questions prior to an interview. If you’re curious what the questions are, continue reading.
QUESTIONS TO ASK AN EMPLOYER
At the end of an interview, it’s common for an interviewer to ask if you have any questions. To be prepared with a few great questions, continue reading.
RESEARCH THE COMPANY
Prior to an interview, it’s important to learn about the organization. For suggestions about what to look for and where to find it, continue reading.
PRACTICE INTERVIEWING - BIG INTERVIEW
Big Interview is an online tool that combines training and practice to help improve your interview technique. To begin using this valuable tool, read more.
DRESSING FOR AN INTERVIEW
Dressing professionally for an interview shows respect for yourself, the interviewer, and the company. To learn more about how you should dress, continue reading.
INTERVIEW POLICIES FOR STUDENTS AND ALUMNI
Learn about the policies that should be followed when interviewing with a recruiter on and off campus and virtually by reading more.