The Interview

Interviewing

The interview is your first face-to-face contact with the organization you want to intern for, and first impressions are critical. It can be daunting to know that everything you say, do and even wear might be the difference between getting hired or going home empty-handed.

If you've done your homework and practiced your interview skills, however, this can be your time to shine. By following the steps below, you can be confident that you're projecting yourself as a likable, professional candidate.

Getting ready

Before you step into the hot seat, make sure you've come prepared.

How to speak and listen

Your interviewer will read a lot into your body language, tone and conversational style. Make sure they get the right impression.

Frequently asked interview questions

Review this list of the most commonly asked questions in interviews. Think about them and prepare a response to each question before your interview.

The salary discussion

To ask or not to ask? Explore the appropriate options when it comes to discussing salary.