STEM CDI October 2014 THE JOB INTERVIEW. Preparation At the Interview Follow-up STEPS IN THE INTERVIEW PROCESS.
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The Job Interview
STEM CDIOctober 2014
The Job InterviewPreparationAt the InterviewFollow-upSteps in the Interview ProcessResearch on CompanyPrepare for Common QuestionsPrepare Questions for InterviewerWhat do you want them to know about youYour Game LookPractice
PreparationResearch on CompanyAnnual ReportsFinancial Data (maybe not for an internship)New Releases and ArticlesInformation about Products and ServicesIndustry TrendsEmployee Views on CompanyShifts in Management Personnel;Corporate CultureWall Street Outlook for Company
PreparationPrepare for Common QuestionsTell me a little about yourself.NameHometownSchoolPlansMaybe 1 hookWhat area of (insert field here) do you see your self specializing in?Where do you see yourself in 5 10 years?What do you see as the trends in (insert industry here)?PreperationPrepare Questions for the Interviewer:Use this to do the following:Show your knowledge of the position, company and industry.See if this is the right fit for you.Company trends?What are you looking for in someone for this position?What is the prevailing management style?
PreparationWhat do you want them to know about you:Make a list of skills, qualities and experiences that you want to be sure get out during the interview.PreparationYour Game LookClothing: Neat, Professional, according to company/industry standardsHair: Neat, tidy, professionalShoes: comfortable but professionalBody Art: To cover or notPreparationSmileFirm handshake.Maintain eye contact.Stay calm.Be confident.Make sure you answer the questions.Dont get rattled by an unexpected questionTake notes
The InterviewSend thank you notesE-mail is OK but handwritten is betterIf you were asked for additional information, send it ASAP.