Whether you are interviewing, in a structured meeting, or informally interacting with professionals - you are exchanging information and developing contacts that will help to further your career.
Best Ways to Prepare
Review your resume and be ready to talk about your experiences
Become familiar with the STAR model when giving examples of your accomplishments: Situation - Task - Action - Result
Discuss your career goals with a mentor or an advisor
Learn all you can about a person or a company before you meet them
Utilize your personal contacts and LinkedIn connections to investigate beyond the company website
Dress to impress! Select professional attire early and make sure it is clean, pressed and fits well
Simulated Interviews - Develop powerful interviewing strategies through a practice one-on-one interviewing session and receive constructive feedback from a Career Center advisor. Call 616-331-3311 to schedule your appointment today.
Big Interview- GVSU's NEW online tool that allows you to record yourself in practice interviews. Also has a TON of helpful resources!