ERIC Number: ED271695
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
How to Interview: Making the First Impression Count. Tape 1: Preparing for the Interview.
College Placement Council, Bethlehem, PA.
This booklet is a job interview preparation guide. Suggestions focus on knowing the prospective employer and knowing one's self. Thirty-one resources containing employer identification information for job seekers are described and noted. The step-by-step method of mounting a referral campaign with its advantages and disadvantages is described. This method includes an information interview used to gather information and advice from experienced and knowledgeable people. Types of information pertaining specifically to corporations are listed. A worksheet is presented as an aid for researching employers. This worksheet includes topics such as structure of the organization, growth and earnings, and career paths. A corporate literature example is given. A job outline worksheet to assist a job seeker in identifying his interests is presented. A worksheet identifying the job seeker's abilities is included to help prepare the job seeker for the employment interview. (ABL)
Descriptors: Employment, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Job Applicants, Job Search Methods
The College Placement Council, 62 Highland Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18017 (accompanying tape available with the booklet).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, OK.
Authoring Institution: College Placement Council, Bethlehem, PA.
Note: For a related document on making an impact in the interview, see CG 019 235.