This is the place for students and alumni to get interviewing tips and tricks. Schedule a phone or in-person appointment with a Career Development Specialist for live mock interview practice and feedback. We help with phone, one-on-one, and panel style interviews.
Practice before your interview! Contact the Center for Career Development to schedule a mock interview appointment at CareerCenter@ColumbusState.edu or 706-507-8760.
You may have heard the saying, "The resume gets you the interview, but the interview gets you the job!", so never underestimate the importance of the interview. The interview is your greatest opportunity to sell the skills and qualities you have to offer an employer. In an interview, you want to exhibit confidence and enthusiasm about the career opportunity and demonstrate a desire to learn and work. The interview requires succinct communication of your skills and qualifications through the use of experience and examples.
Behavioral Questions - interested in viewing sample behavioral-based interview questions, check this out.
Interview Quick Tips - need to know more tips, check this out.
There are different kinds of interviews that need specific preparation. See the infographics from recruiters to prepare for each interview you may encounter.
In-Person Interview Tips
Source: National Association of Colleges and Employers
Virtual/Remote Interview Tips
Phone Interview Tips