Interview Preparation

Use this community to find best practices for nailing that interview!

How to prepare for your Zoom interview

by: Rachel Loock | Office of Career Services, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Many organizations have returned to the office in recent months. But if you’re called for a job interview, there’s a good chance it will still …

By Hua "Alice" Zhang
Hua "Alice" Zhang Coordinator, Career Services Technology and Data Analytics
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This is the most important question you’ll get asked in a job interview

by: Neta Moye | Office of Career Services, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Your interview is progressing well. You’ve concisely communicated why you’re here — in your career journey and in this interview — with your “tell us about …

By Hua "Alice" Zhang
Hua "Alice" Zhang Coordinator, Career Services Technology and Data Analytics
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What Is the STAR Method? How to Use It in Interviews

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Hey there! This article is a part of our series on Behavioral Interviews. Check out our complete Behavioral Interview Prep Course to prepare for your upcoming interviews.

Preview of Top Behavioral Interview Questions:
Tell me about a time …

By Exponent
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How to choose stories for your interviews

How to choose stories for your interviews

Holly Watson, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Amazon Web ServicesPublished: February 23, 2022

Highlight reel | Mine for details | External experiences | Assign order | Mirror your resume

By this point in your interview preparation, you …

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How to Respond to a Job Interview Email (With Examples)

Whether the email subject line is “Interview Request,” “Availability for Interview,” or something similar, you’ve made it to the next phase of your job search: the job interview. In your excitement, you may dash off a quick email to the …

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Career Resources

Researching companies is a vital skill for job searching. Learning more about companies will help you to target positions that …

Case interviewing is a common interview practice that allows an interviewer to see your process for analyzing and solving a …

Behavioral based interviews are when employers ask questions about your past behavior in a situation (e.g., describe
how you handled …

Some interviews include behavioral, technical and case questions. Know what type of interview you’ve been invited to and prepare accordingly.

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