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The Next Step
Don't get complacent after you've submitted your resume and cover letter; your preparation work isn't done yet! Check out the resources on this page to see how you can prepare for the next step of the job application process: the interview.
Research Before Your Interview
Researching the company interviewing can help you make a better impression at your interview. Learn how to research companies from the following video. For links to look up companies, click here.
Tressie McMillan Cotton's informal advice to job-seekers
The sociologist and writer Tressie McMillan Cotton wrote a series of tweets June 2018
describing her advice to social sciences undergrads soon to be on the job market. These suggestions stand well for a broad range of fields. Here's a static PDF of that feed
Guides to Acing Your Interview
Learn how to improve your performance on interviews from the links and video below.
- Big Interview is a interview training system. This service is available free-of-charge for UC San Diego students. School e-mail and code is required; registration is required for use. For instructions on how to get started, click on the Big Interview logo or click here.
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