An interview is really a conversation; a mutual exchange of information. Your role during the interview is to promote yourself, and sell your skills to the employer for a specific position. The interviewer will be trying to learn more about you and determine if you will be a good fit for the job.
Remember you want to use the interview to:
Other Ways to Prepare - Practice Interviews
If you feel you need more preparation to interview comfortably, you can set up a meeting with a career counselor for a mock-interview, where you can practice answering difficult questions, describing your strengths and qualifications, as well as good etiquette. Call the Career Center at (914) 251-6370 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a meeting. Want to practice more on your own 24/7, create a free account with Big Interview (see below).
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Use Big Interview to learn and practice your interview skills, whether you’re interviewing for a job or graduate school. Big Interview also has tutorials, a question/answer library and more!