Preparing for the
What specific qualifications are employers looking for in the
resumes of job applicants in this field (internships, volunteer
work, experience in the field)?
What particular skills are employers looking for in the resumes of
job applicants in this field (computer skills, communication
What suggestions can you make to help me better prepare for this
Realities of the Profession
How competitive is this field? How difficult was it to find a job in
this particular field?
What do you do during a typical day at work? What is worst
aspect of this profession?
What are the benefits and advantages of being in this profession?
How does the profession differ from what you expected?
Forms of Communication
What type of oral communication does one commonly encounter
in this profession (presentations, formal speeches, one-on-one
What type of written communication does one commonly
encounter in this profession (proposals, email, reports, articles for
· How much of your workday is spent communicating orally