Interviewing, Page 2

Promote Yourself!

You’ve been granted an interview opportunity and now you’re all over the internet looking up the best ways to ace it. Most people focus on the questions, but have you thought about who you’re up against? How are you going to persuade the employer to choose you over everyone else? Here are some key phrases…

3 Steps for Interviewing Success

Interviewing is definitely scary to think about. On the bright side the MU Career Center is here to help you! There are three things that you can do to help you kill your interview. 1. Study One way to feel confident going into your interview is to study the business, organization, club etc. you’re interviewing…

Phone Interviews: Top 5 Tips & Tricks

Phone interviews have become quite common and are dreaded across the nation by all applicants. Why interview us over the phone? Unfortunately it is convenient, that’s why - but let’s talk about phone interviews for a minute. I just had my first phone interview and here's how I felt: Pros: Phone interviews are convenient -…

Lights. Camera. Awkward? Don’t let Skype Interviews Steal Your Star Power

Hooray! You got an interview! But, plot twist; it’s a Skype interview! So, now you have to interview and add a layer of technology… and you’re going to be completely fine. While people may fear Skype interviews, Skype interviews can have lots of positives. Here is a pro-con list for Skype interviews to help relieve…

Careers in Fine Arts Profile: Anthony Glise

The word ‘fascinating’ gets thrown around a lot, and many people are coined with the term.  For one to be truly fascinating, he/she must be virtuosic and dedicated to many fields and have insight on a variety of subjects and topics.  In this regard, ‘fascinating’ is too miniscule of a term to describe Anthony Glise.…

Keep Your Cool, and Your Interview Will Rule

There are a few rules of thumb that will help you stay cool calm and collected for interview success. Read these tips over so that you will look at act the part of professional and nail the interview! 1. Dress appropriately! You should probably get the thought out of your head that your interviewer will…

Make Professional Attire Your Second Skin

You’re exactly who your potential employer is looking for.  But what your interviewer sees when you first walk through the door is up to you and it’s easy.  You just have to dress to match your exemplary qualifications. Be Comfortable (and Confident): Dressing for success means showing off the most professional version of you. “Version…

Job Search is Like Dating

It’s time to put yourself out there. You want to find that connection, that storied spark. You are tired of settling and ready to put in the effort to find the right fit. You want to get that first-time feeling with someone who appreciates who you are. In the end, you just want to be…