Tell me about yourself
What are your strengths/challenges
What about this job made you interested in it? And why do you want it?
Tell me about the accomplishment you are most proud of?
Tell me about a time that you made a mistake and how you handled it?
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
What did you like the most about your last position?
How do you handle stress?
Why did you want to get into healthcare or why are you in healthcare?
Name a time that you had a difficult coworker. How did you handle it?
What decisions are the most difficult for you?
Name a time or how would you deal with a decision your boss made that you disagree with?
Why do you think you would be a good fit for this position?
Formula for answering interview questions:
Problem + solution + outcome
Problem identification + prevention + solution
Interviewers want to hear that you want to stay at the company for a while
Print the job description and write down the specific examples you have that show you have the skills that are required for the jobs
Find quantifiable examples
If you don’t have an example from work – can pull from education, volunteering, etc.
Tips & Tricks
Test your equipment the day before your interview
Find a quiet, well-lit room
Recheck your internet connection
Double-check your camera
Practice with your Career Services Advisor
Minimize distractions around you
Review your notes beforehand, but do not read from them
Review the job description and have your resume/cover letter close at hand
Always reach out and say thank you for the interview
Typically done via email within 24 hours
This can help build a stronger connection and make you stand out if the field is close!