How to carry out a perfect job interview

Target group

Students who are in the process of applying for an internship, semester abroad, scholarship, furtherstudy place, or for those preparing for that first job application

 

Content

  • Assessing and final draughting of personal profiles and CVs
  • Interview etiquette (do’s & don’ts)
  • Dealing with inappropriate questions
  • Knowing your rights (legal parameters)
  • Mock applications
  • Mock interviews

 

Beschreibung & Nutzen

First impressions last! Making the right impression in those few precious minutes of a job interview could stop your application in its tracks there and then, or open the door to wonderful new opportunites in your future career. How this plays out can be left in your own hands. Whether it be a case of really knowing your own attributes as well as weaknesses and how to use them to your advantage, or whether it be a case of being able to deal with difficult, embarassing or even inappropriate interview questions, the ability to appear calm, cool and collected under any circumstances during an interview will be paramount to successfully getting that desired callback. Based on your CVs and personal profiles, this course will offer you the chance to make mock applications to selected jobs, further studies etc. to be followed up with a variety of mock interviews in which you will learn to handle yourself under a variety of interview conditions.

 

Short Facts
  • Date: 21. + 28.11.2022, 5.30 - 9.30 pm
  • Format: Face-to-Face - Seminar, 2 x 5 TU
  • Costs: EUR 30,-
  • Lecturer: Alexander Neil Macdonald
  • Group size: max. 20 participants
  • Methodology: Interactive lecture, individual consultation, group discussions and role-plays
  • Language: English
  • Badge: International Career Skills
  • Venue: MCI I, Universitaetsstrasse 15


Registration for this career event starts on September 20, 2022!


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