ERIC Number: ED239199
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Interview & Job-Search Preparation for Dickinson College. Revised.
Figler, Howard; And Others
This guide is designed to assist students at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in preparing for an interview and job search. The following topics are included: (1) steps to take before approaching an information interview; (2) how to research the literature on individuals and organizations in a chosen career area; (3) the necessary preparation before a job interview; (4) what to do after the interview, when receiving a job offer, and/or when receiving a rejection letter; (5) suggestions for a successful information interview; (6) tips on interviewing strategy; (7) a description of the mock interviews for seniors and the videotaped practice interviews offered at Dickinson College; (8) 53 questions recruiters frequently ask college seniors; (9) negative factors during employment interviews which frequently lead to rejection of the applicant; (10) examples of questions which should or should not be asked during an interview; and (11) valid reasons for asking a question. A sample letter requesting an information interview is provided. (JW)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dickinson Coll., Carlisle, PA. Counseling Center.