Career Questions tagged Interviews

Interviews happen with a potential employer. They can be stressful. Look through the questions and answers and see if any apply to your current interview question. For more information, please...

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Nancy O. Apr 21, 2020 1726 views

Strengths and Weakness interview Question Help!!!!!!!!

I do not know how to Answer my strengths and weakness? I guess I really don't know it. Since it's the reason why I don't get a callback. How can I find my strengths and weakness? where do I start? #interviews #career #career-counseling #job...

#job-application

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Shantasia S. Feb 10, 2020 390 views

What's good questions to ask the employer when on a interview?

My name is Tasia im 22 years young from the city of Chicago ! Im always getting asked "any question for me" , and I almost never have any questions to ask besides " when do I start" !...

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khamira W. Apr 30, 2019 531 views
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Sarah S. Mar 06, 2018 283 views
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C L. Feb 04, 2018 353 views
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C L. Feb 01, 2018 473 views

How/ Who should I ask for references

I've been working at a retail store for 8 months, and I have several different store managers already. Which store managers should I ask for references? (store managers are constantly reassigned to different branches so I only work with each for roughly 2 months) #career-counseling...

#referrals #retail-management #job-coaching #interviewprep #retail-sales #interviews #references

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Khloe G. Jan 30, 2018 343 views

How do I prepare for an interview?

I have never had a professional interview and I want tips......

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Lauren K. Jan 24, 2018 361 views

How many resumes should I have to send out before I hear back about an interview?

Now that it's abnormal to walk into a business and ask if they are hiring, I'm sending out resumes all the time and I have no idea if they are even being reviewed. I heard a stat once that you should get one interview for every 100 resumes you send out. Is this true? It's so time consuming to...

#interviews #resume #careerbuilding

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Madison P. Jan 18, 2018 507 views

What makes a good job candidate?

As someone going into the work field and a little brother who's going to as well I want to know the basic requirements for a good job candidate so that I might be able to help him and myself. #job-search-strategies #career-counseling #career #job-search #resume-writing...

#interviews

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Christa H. Jan 18, 2018 376 views

What do video game companies look for when hiring their programmers? Is a bachelor's in computer science good enough?

So I want to program video games for a career and I'm already majoring in computer science and trying to learn a little about video game programming through Unity but I'm worried that there'll be a lot of extra hoops I have to jump through before I look hire-able. So I want to know what not...

#interviews #programming #video-games #video-game-programming #computer-science #computer-programming

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Jeancarlo B. Jan 17, 2018 416 views

What is a skill or quality most people overlook when it comes to interviewing that is actually vitally important?

As a college student, the transition to the workforce is happening really soon. Since I will have to do many interviews, what soft skill or quality should I make sure I have in order to make myself as hirable as possible? #interviews #jobs #computer-science #professional-development #stem...

#working-in-big-companies

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Mireia R. Jan 17, 2018 532 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...

#resumes #experience #writing #interviewing #interview #interview-preparation #interviews #resume #resume-writing #evaluating-resumes #interviewing-skills

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Mireia R. Jan 17, 2018 622 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...

#employment #interviewing #interview-preparation #internships #jobs #career #careers

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Cassidy W. Jan 13, 2018 817 views
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Paola G. Jan 10, 2018 418 views

What are the different experiences from job interviews?

I am a junior. I am interested in the different perspectives of those who have gone to job interviews, either it is a career interview or a regular job interview is fine. #job-search #career #user-experience #interviews...

#interviewing-skills

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Ethan G. Jan 06, 2018 422 views

How should I go about following up with an employer after an interview?

I just had one of my first interviews for an internship over the summer. I'm not sure how well it went, but is there something I should be doing in this time while I wait for a response back from my potential employer? #interviews...

#internships

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Ethan G. Jan 06, 2018 406 views

How should I prepare for a phone interview?

More specifically, are there any major differences between interviewing over the phone and interviewing face-to-face with an employer? #interviews...

#phone-etiquette

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C L. Nov 21, 2017 658 views
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Abby L. Nov 08, 2017 456 views

Should I bring my resume to a college interview?

I feel like it could be useful, but I'm not sure. If so, what's the recommended length? How would it work with an online/Skype interview? #college #interviews...

#resume

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Abby L. Oct 17, 2017 517 views

Can I schedule an interview with a college after submitting my application?

I really don't have enough time to schedule all my college interviews before early deadlines. Can I schedule them after I've submitted my applications? #college #college-applications #interviews #college-admissions #college-selection #college-advice ##college...

#interview

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Michaela M. Sep 01, 2017 349 views

How do you get into Veterinary School?

I want to know what I can do to get into vet school. What kind of experience are they looking for, and what might be some of the questions asked in the interview. I am really passionate about animals and want to be a vet really bad, but I don't want to wait multiple years before I get in....

#interviews #veterinary-medicine #animals #vetschool #veterinary

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Tasha M. Sep 04, 2017 452 views

Can cultural matching be a form of racism?

In a Anthropology type class I took at my school, I learned that sometimes employers will find interest in a candidate if they share something with that employer-cultural matching. Since I go to a community college, I've always felt it doesn't look good on my resume because the stigmas behind...

#interviews #racism #interviewing-skills

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Micah M. Sep 01, 2017 406 views

What ways are there to improve the chance of receiving a scholarship to pay for school?

One of my tops schools has a high priced tuition. The most likely way I would be able to go to that school is if I earn one of their scholarships such as their Presidential Scholarship. It requires an essay and then a half an hour interview in January so I was wondering if there was any way I...

#college #college-interviews #college-bound #interviews #college-prep #college-advice #scholarships #college-admissions

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Ben L. Aug 29, 2017 719 views

What should I bring with me to an interview?

I am a Senior in college right now. I am assuming, I am going to have a few different interviews after I graduate. What are some things I should I physically bring with me as I meet prospective employers? Any advice is appreciated! #interviews...

#job-search

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Melissa A. Feb 22, 2017 734 views

What do you do, when you don't know what to do with the rest of your life?

How do you know when you are 18 and starting to think about your major what you really want to do with the rest of your life? What if you are unsure? Did they talk to you about careers in high school? Mine didn't. It was accelerated, average, and vocational, oh wait and farmers. Maybe I...

#interviews #career-guidance #guidance-counselor #undecided #recruiting

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Mounia M. Apr 01, 2017 749 views

Is it ever acceptable to ask members of the organization you interviewed with about other organizations that are potentially hiring?

I had an informational interview with an organization about their upcoming AmeriCorps position, which starts in August. I am currently unemployed and have been advised by family and peers to inquire about other organizations I can work at in the interim. Is it acceptable to ask? And if so how...

#interviews #job-application #financial-planning #jobs #americorps #hiring

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Hamid W. Oct 18, 2016 482 views

How does one master an interview?

I am a junior in high school. I am looking to apply to colleges next summer and just wanted to get a heads up to see what I was aiming for because some of the schools I want to apply for like doing interviews? #interviews...

#job-application

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Albert P. Feb 25, 2017 939 views

How do you stay confident?

I know that having confidence is very important when you are interviewing with potential employers and for when you are interacting with your peers. However, I find that sometimes I lose confidence when something negative happens, such as being rejected from a company, or doing poorly on a...

#college #career-counseling #job-application #career-choice #personal-development #interviews #interviewing-skills #career