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Abby L. Mar 12 345 views

What does a technical interview entail?

I've made it past the first round of interviews for a research lab I'm interested in, and the next step is for a PI to reach out to schedule a technical interview. I have no idea what a technical interview is, or how to prepare! I'm a physics student and would be working in acoustics or...

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An Awesome Student Q. Jan 18 378 views

How many times do you have to go on an interview to get a job?

Greetings! I'm Ms. Brown at the International Community School. My 2nd graders have a few questions and I'd like to share your advice with them. Thanks in advance! interviewing...


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Kendall T. Jan 11 297 views

How to reach my goal of working in the BSU of the FBI?

I’m currently a psychology and forensic science (interdisciplinary studies) major at a university. I’m a sophomore right now but I really would love to work with the FBI in their Behavioral Science Unit. I’d love to interview criminals and such. How do I get to that point? interviewing...

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Yomaris E. May 24, 2018 1600 views

What do I wear for an interview?

I've always wondered what is considered appropriate for an interview. I went with a short sleeve shirt to an interview, but I was then told that I had to wear a long sleeve. interview-preparation job-interview interview interviews interviewing job-interview...


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Angie Y. Jan 21, 2018 523 views

What are some tips you can give to someone who is job interviewing and the person who is doing your interview is two times younger then you and you sense that the age difference is not an issue for you but seems to make the interviewer uncomfortable?

I have been within the work force for some time; 30 years to be exact; I am running into interviewers that are younger and find themselves thrown by interviewing me. The 80/20 rule of interviewing goes out the window and they seem to do all the talking like they are the ones selling...

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Laurel T. Jan 18, 2018 650 views

Can you ask an employer for the adverage salary?

interviewing I am heading into interviews and was wondering if it was ok to ask an employer/interviewer what the average pay was for a certain position in their company. Is this appropriate to ask or should I just use websites like...

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Mireia R. Jan 17, 2018 750 views

What should you include in your resume if you're a student with little experience/ skills?

Looking to develop a resume that is effective and stands out, but I'm a high school student without much experience or skills. Are there any things you can include that someone reviewing your resume would find useful to know? Does the fact that I volunteer as a teacher assistant or that I'm...

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Mireia R. Jan 17, 2018 936 views

Which celebrity or public figure do you look up to?

Was asked this in an interview and was wondering how professionals would respond. What are employers/interviewers looking for when they ask this? How should I go about answering this? interview mock-interviews interviews interviewskills interviewing-skills rolemodel interview-questions...

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Cassidy W. Jan 13, 2018 1373 views
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Mitchell A. Sep 12, 2016 3525 views

What is the best way to prepare for an interview?

Honestly, I have not been on many interviews within my lifetime. However, during my Principles of Professional Psych course at Kean University my class as a whole had to do a one on one brief interview with the professor in front of the entire class. The professor asked us a numerous amount of...

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Kemi L. Dec 30, 2016 3925 views

What are some good tips for someone new to interviews?

I don't really have much experience with interviews in the past and was just wondering what are some things I should have in mind when others interview me. interviews interviewing-skills interviewing job-application...


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Deborah C. Feb 11, 2017 931 views
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Anina H. Jan 20, 2017 821 views

Any tips for an interview as an office assistant?

Hi! I have an interview for an office assistant with the Computer Science department at my school. I was wondering if there was anything in particular I could do to help myself stand out from any competition? Even just general interview tips would help me right now.. Job Description: Help with...

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Stacy M. Apr 01, 2016 1510 views

Do the grades I get in college matter as much as they do in high school?

I try to get good grades in high school because it matters a lot to get into college. Is the same true for grades in college courses to get a job? Does it depend on the job I want to get? college human-resources interviews...


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Jesus G. Mar 15, 2016 1269 views

What is a big mistake people make when they come to interview for a job in investing?

For those of you who have interviewed people for investing jobs, what are some of the big mistakes that you’ve seen? I would like to avoid them in any interviews I get in the future! finance interviews financial-services investment-management investing...


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Alexander N. Mar 12, 2014 1742 views

What are inappropriate and personal things you should not discuss in an interview?

I don't want to come off as nosy but I also want to have personality and humor into the interview to make it as best as possible. career jobs interviews internship...