What is an on-campus interview, and how does it differ from a regular one? Do employers view them differently or send different people to interview students? Would I have better chance of being hired on-campus?
Hi! An on campus interview simply means that the employers are coming to you, rather than you having to go to their location. I would say that an on-campus interview would have less interviewers than what you…View all answers »
Should I only apply to jobs that I feel I’m qualified for? Or are some employers more interested in the person rather than a perfect match on paper for the open position?
Hi there - great question! My advice is to apply for positions where you meet the basic qualifications - these are typically listed in the job description. This is by far the most important thing that you can…View all answers »
What’s the best/most impressive question you received from an interviewee during an initial interview?
I've been interviewing recently and have made it to the final round for several positions but have been turned down in every instance. I haven't received valuable feedback and don't want to keep doing the same thing as it seems to not be working. How can I learn what I need to change?
This is a tough question for all parties. I would candidly ask your recruiter or the person who is letting you know that you did not receive the opportunity for feedback. Giving and receiving feedback is never…View all answers »
My first job out of college was a disaster. Eventually, they fired me. How do I address being fired from my last job in an interview situation?
Being fired is always a drag, whether you loved or hated the job, whether you knew or didn't know it was coming. I would definitely recommend talking through the scenario of your firing with someone you…View all answers »