interviewing effectively in different settings
The Interview Lab is an interactive meetup with the aim to provide you the opportunity to learn about and practice interviewing techniques. An on-campus interview can be a demanding experience and a rewarding one. Learn both standard and unconventional strategies that will enable you to prepare effectively for an academic interview and avoid common pitfalls. We’ll discuss and practice how to market the many skills and experiences you’ve gained during your graduate studies. BEAM Career Coaches will be available to answer your questions during the Lab.
Stanford's Dave Evans discusses the art of informational interviews in this
Giving a successful job talk requires more than simply knowing your topic inside and out. In this presentation, Dr. Helen Lie from the Hume Center for Writing and Speaking, will address what to expect and how to prepare so that you can engage your audience and give an effective job talk.
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The Interview Lab is an interactive meetup with the aim to provide you the opportunity to learn about and practice interviewing techniques for jobs outside of Academia. Learn what employers are looking for in an interview and how to handle difficult questions. We’ll discuss and practice how to market the many skills and experiences you’ve gained during your graduate studies. BEAM Career Coaches will be available to answer your questions during the Lab.
Knowing the various strengths you have to offer can help you present yourself in the best light during a job interview. Using the assessment tool StrengthsQuest, you will discover your top talents and strengths. Learn how to use this information to excel at a job interview and gain deeper insights into your strengths so that you can communicate them clearly to potential employers. October 19th is the deadline to sign-up for this workshop. Instructions will be sent out on November 1st to take the assessment online.
This article, from BEAM and accessed through Handshake, will help you prepare for your next job interview.
Practice the art of informational interviews and make connections with other grad students in this preview of the popular d.school course, Designing the Professional.
Dave Evans, lecturer, Product Design Program
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From phone screenings to Skype calls to multi-day onsite visits, the interviewing stage of your job search can cause a lot of stress. Learn and practice how NOT to crash and burn at a job interview in this interactive session.
Arne Bakker, PhD, assistant director of Career Communities – PhDs & Postdocs in Natural & Social Sciences, BEAM, Stanford Career Education
How To Connect To The Invisible People And Opportunities You'd Like To Find - practice the art of informational interviews in this preview of the popular d.school course, Designing Your Life.
Dave Evans, adjunct lecturer, Product Design Program
Come to one, come to all! Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.