Job Interview: Interview Preparation Tips

1. Research the company before the interview

  • Mission/goal of the company
  • Products and services they offer.
  • Company values
  • Current news about the company.
  • Tip: Check their social media to find out what they’re up to

2. Know what you want to gain from the role you’re applying for

3. Prepare with examples on projects, volunteers, work history that map to to the job description

4. Be prepared with a few questions to ask at the end of the interview

  • What do employees love about working here?
  • Why did you choose to join (or stay at) this company?
  • What makes working at this company special?
  • How do you see this company/industry evolving in the next 5 to 10 years?
  • I know of the company’s value is [insert value name]. How is that demonstrated here?

5. Follow up after the interview

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