Great resumes can get you interviews, and great interviews can get you jobs. You need to do your research, prepare your talking points, have positive nonverbal communication, and dress for the job. University of Maryland University College students and alumni can log in to CareerQuest to access great virtual interview tools and videos as well as Career Insider by Vault to conduct research.
Career Services developed an Interviewing Guide to help you prepare for job interviews and impress potential employers. The guide includes how to prepare, how to make small talk and maintain a conversational flow, commonly asked questions, questions you should (and shouldn't) ask during an interview, a handy checklist, and more.