Tag: Interviewing

7 Killer questions to ask at your next interview

The Muse
Author: Aja Frost

“If an applicant doesn’t have any questions for me, that’s a red flag,” explains Angela Smith, a recruiter. “I’m thinking that they either don’t care or can’t be bothered to do research about my company.” Almost as bad as not asking interview questions is asking one that could be answered by looking at the job description or company website. So what should you ask to impress the hiring manager and end the interview on a high note? We’re glad you asked.

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5 Ways to make informational interviews less awkward

Informational interviews are awesome! They present a great opportunity to connect with new people, learn something new and just generally broaden your career horizons. But let’s face it, valuable or not, informational interviews can still be pretty uncomfortable. The person you’re speaking with probably assumes that you’re looking for a job, even if that’s not the case. 

Attend this webinar to learn how to make that conversation as comfortable and helpful as possible. 

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22 Interview questions that'll get you the real inside scoop on company culture

The Muse
Author: Lindsay McGregor and Neel Doshi

You’ve spent months applying to jobs, and finally, you have an offer (or two). You’re ecstatic—as you should be!—but you can’t shake the recurring nightmare that, like too many of your friends, you’ll pick the job that sounds great but actually consists of answering emails until 2 AM every night.

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7 Ways to ace your next interview

Interviewing can be a stressful experience. Preparation is the key to calming your nerves and thriving in any interview. Get seven tips that will help you feel more prepared and confident when it comes time to interview for a new job. 

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Interview Skills Career Kit

It is often said that interviews are as much an opportunity for you to assess the company recruiting you as they are for the company to assess you. This career kit will teach you how to ace the various stages and forms of the interview process so you can land your dream job.

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Phone and Skype Interviews Are the Worst, Unless You're Prepared Like This

Phone and Skype interviews are unique. On one hand, you can have all your materials in front of you, but when you're on the call, managing your notes can be a challenge. Read this article for everything you need to know on how to properly prepare for your next remote interview.
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Vocaprep: Case Interview Prep

Get ready to ace your case interviews with Vocaprep! This premium online consulting interview preparation platform will guide you through the process of applying for, interviewing at, and landing your dream job.  

Key resources included on Vocaprep:

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InterviewStream

Ace your next interview by using InterviewStream to help you prepare. It allows you to practice and develop your skills in a no-pressure environment. InterviewStream guides you through an online mock interview process where you use a webcam to record yourself answering questions. You can rewatch your recordings to improve your body language, polish your responses, and get feedback. InterviewStream helps build your soft skills and confidence in interviewing.

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Why informational interviews are important

Advance your job search or explore possible career options through informational interviews. Done right, they can be a great way to expand your network and accelerate your career!
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