Student Resources

for Interview Success

Elevator Pitch Tips

Can you effectively introduce yourself and share your story when you meet people?  Do you readily know what to say and how to build rapport?  These tips will help you make a great first impression.

Student Showcase Registration

The Carolina HBCU Talent Showcase is a premier recruiting event featuring numerous employers, graduate programs, and professional schools. Learn how you can attend.

Resume Writing

Think of your resume as a silent salesman that is there to promote you to potential employees.  Use the tips and templates here to help you create a well-crafted resume.

Skill Assessment

Does your resume include the skills employers are looking for?  Not sure what to say about your past experience?  Use our skill assessment exercise to pull out your strengths and enhance your resume.

Interview Questions

One of the best ways to prepare for a successful interview is to become familiar with various interview styles and common interview questions.  Use the tips here to help you effectively communicate your strengths and unique traits.

Video Interview Tips

The Covid-19 pandemic has lead to an increase in virtual online communication. This includes the use of video conferencing technology for job interviews. Use the tips here to help you effectively do a video interview.