Student Workshops

Interview and resume workshops are available for students to prepare for Co-Op Days!

Interview and resume workshops are available for students to prepare for Co-Op Days!


Workshops

  • February 4, 2013
    • Interview Workshop for Applicant:  Monday, 2/4/13, 6:30 pm, FRNY G140
    • Resume Workshop:  Monday, 2/4/13, 7:30 pm, FRNY G140

  • February 6, 2013
    • CCO On the Go-Professional Practice Resume Table:  Wednesday, 2/6/13, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, POTR Lobby   

CCO staff will be critiquing resumes. All students welcome.


Tips for Successful Interviewing:

  • Research the company and its products

  • Present a professional image

  • Keep your answers brief and concise

  • Repeat your key strengths three times

  • Include concrete, quantifiable data

  • Prepare five or more success stories

  • Prepare intelligent questions and ask them

  • Show you are thinking like a member of their team

  • Maintain a conversational flow, not a monologue

  • Keep an interview journal and send a thank you note


Center for Career Opportunities (CCO) can help you with your interview skills!

 Login with your Purdue Career Account here and go to the CCO Express to find out more.

This will take you to the "Interview Stream" setup so you can then login to guide you through a perfect interview!!