Common Questions Asked In An Interview and How to Answer Them

You’ve perfected your CV, applied to desirable jobs, and managed to secure an interview. It’s an exciting time, but also nerve-wracking. An interview is probably the first time you’ll meet your potential employer – whether that’s in person or virtually. You …

By Lindsey Kowalik
Lindsey Kowalik Senior Career Coach
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How an Informational Interview Can Boost Your Career

Skillfully used, an informational interview is one of the most valuable sources of occupational information. While the conversation may cover some of the same ground information on a company website, it presents opportunities for a flexible inside view of a …

By Lindsey Kowalik
Lindsey Kowalik Senior Career Coach
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How to Get the Most Out of an Informational Interview

When you’re looking for a job or exploring a new career path, it’s smart to go out on informational interviews. But what should you say when you’re actually in one? Which questions will help you gain the most information? Are …

By Lindsey Kowalik
Lindsey Kowalik Senior Career Coach
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4 Tips for Building Lasting Career Relationships Through Informational Interviews

Informational interviews are treasure troves of information. What you collect from these types of networking meetings—in which you build relationships with people at the organizations you want to join—can provide you with insights that can help you improve your resume, cover …

By David Solloway - Vault
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3 reasons why people are more likely to do a networking call / informational interview with you when you’re a student

As with many of our prior posts, this post’s topic is one that relates to students of all types: high school students, community college students, college students, master’s students, and other types of students!

Today, we’re talking about networking. It …

By Chuck Isgar - Intern From Home
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Helping students from 600+ colleges learn about how to find and get an internship/job, use LinkedIn, prepare for interviews, write a cover letter/resume, make the most of their role, and more.
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Dell Technologies Reveals 5-Step Process to Land a Job (Event Review)

You’ve heard resume and interview tips from friends, you’ve heard them from teachers, and you might have even heard them from people who claim to be job acquisition experts. But there is one particular group of people who will be …

By Maximilian Vanegas - WayUp
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Applying to Medical School If Your Parents Are Doctors

By Lindsey Kowalik
Lindsey Kowalik Senior Career Coach
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4 great questions to ask an interviewer

Getting a job interview is an exciting feeling. It’s one of nervousness and anticipation and something that you should prepare for. Not only is it important to know how to answer questions but it’s good to know how to ask …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
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4 Ways to Get Your Interviewer To Share Their Salary Expectations First

“Every time I ask for a job’s salary range, the recruiter puts it back on me,” a Fairygodboss community member wrote on the community feed. “This seems unfair. I want to make sure that we are not wasting each other’s …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
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How To Demonstrate 5 Different Management Styles In An Interview

You’re interviewing for a leadership role, and you know that the question “what’s your management style?” is coming.

Beyond this one very specific window of opportunity, though, you’re wondering how else to position yourself as the style of leader you …

By Liv McConnell - Ivy Exec
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