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CDC can help you to interview at your best! The links below offer online interview tips and information, CDC workshops and programs about interviewing, and consultation with CDC career coaches.

Online Interview Information

Interviewing Notes
This is a great guide to the interview process! How to prepare, how to respond to
questions, how to follow up, and more.

Interview Preparation
Even more great advice on getting ready for an interview.

Phone Interview Preparation
These phone conversations are, in most cases, your first contact with a company.  Do not disregard the importance of this first impression.

Company Research
 Possibly the single most important way to prepare for an interview! This page has info on what to look for and where to find it.

Dress for Success
What to wear for an interview.

Commonly Asked Interview Questions
Know how to answer these and you'll be ahead of the game!

Tough Interview Questions
Here is a list of a few tough interview questions

Questions to Ask in an Interview
Asking a few good questions in an interview can be as important as how you answer an employer’s questions.

Employer Site Visit
How to handle yourself during an on-site interview.

Questions to Ask the Company Before Accepting a Job Offer
A list of important questions to answer before you accept any job offer.

Transferable Skills
If you are wondering what skills you have that would interest a potential employer, you are not alone.

Teacher Interview Questions
Here is a list of the most common questions asked in interviews for teachers.

Don't Forget to Follow up!
One of the most important -- and most often forgotten -- parts of an 
interview is the follow up/thank you letter. Sample thank you letter.