An interview is your moment to be confident and tell an employer why you can do the job or internship better than the rest. We’re here to help you be prepared and get the job or internship that’s right for you.
Gather background information about the company. Start with the “About” section of the employer’s website and/or on Bullseye powered by Handshake. Then incorporate what you’ve found into your responses.
Review the responsibilities and make sure you can match your experiences and skills to what's required.
Tailor your resume to reflect the position description.
Think of possible questions that might be asked and write your responses on an index card.
Think STAR when coming up with your responses.
When it comes to dressing for an interview, think trendy, but conservative. Wear a suit coat, dress, shirt and pants or skirt that is clean, wrinkle-free and fits properly.
Put your game face on and impress employers during your interview.
Practice your interview style with a pro. Schedule a practice interview appointment in Bullseye powered by Handshake with one of our career experts.
Interview with an employer right in 259 Capen Hall. Need to know how to find an on campus interview slot? Check out the interview schedule in Bullseye powered by Handshake.
Practice for your big interview with a UB alum who's an industry insider who can tell you tips on how to land the job during a mock interview consultation.
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