Interviewing Advice

Vault has compiled all the interviewing advice that you will ever need to land your dream job. View sample questions, watch informative videos and get expert help for an effective interview that will stand out from the competition.

Interviewing Basics

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Preparing for the Interview
Your cover letter asks for an interview. Your...

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Interview Etiquette
The phrase, "Actions speak louder than words"...

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Types of Interviews
In your job search, you will likely encounter...

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Practicing for the Interview
Preparing for the interview also includes...

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How to Make a Good Impression
First impressions are made in less than a...

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Typical Interview Questions
Many interview questions will be...

Featured Guides

Cover for The Vault Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills, Second Edition

The Vault Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills, Second Edition
It takes more than a solid résumé and cover letter to make...

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Vault Guide to Networking
When it comes to job success, it's not only what you know: it's who you...

Cover for Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, 9th Edition

Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, 9th Edition
The Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, Ninth Edition is a must-have...

Cover for Vault Guide to the Case Interview, 8th Edition

Vault Guide to the Case Interview, 8th Edition
Case interviews are a crucial part of the hiring process in the consulting ...

Cover for Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2018 Edition

Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2018 Edition
The Vault Guide to Top Internships rates more than 110 internship programs ...

Cover for Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2018 Edition

Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2018 Edition
Marking the 20th edition of our guide, the 2018 Vault Guide to the...

Interviewing Blog

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3 LinkedIn Tips When You're Unemployed

Many professionals ask me how to handle their employment...

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4 Body Language Tips for Your Next Interview

You've rehearsed every interview question in the book....

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Ask Vault: Is It Ethical to Take a Job While Searching for Another One?

In our Ask Vault feature, Vault's editors answer...

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21 Interview Questions Top Internship Programs Ask

When it comes to internship interviews, it's all about...

5 Things Interviewers Never Want to Hear

When you're going in for an interview, you might wonder if...

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How to Appropriately Cancel a Job Interview

Unfortunate situations sometimes come up that we can’t...

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Nailing the Lateral Job Interview

Lateral interviews are inherently tricky, especially the...

4 Things to Include in Any Professional Voicemail

How many times have you strolled into work, checked your...

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Will 2018 Be the Year of the Female Tech Leader?

As we look back over the smoking ruins of 2017, it's already...

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4 Phone Interview Tips From a Recruiter

It's important to be on your toes when answering a call if...

2018

5 Job Search Trends for 2018

To land the roles you want and keep advancing your career,...

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How Companies Use Interviews to Identify Your Potential

If you want to know what companies are looking for in the...