Career Connections Presents – Acing the Job Interview 1 Program Recap

Thank you to those that joined us for Career Connections’ Acing the Job Interview 1.  Topics covered included:

  • The different types of interviews
    • Phone, panel, in-person, and online
  • Preparing for the interview
    • have short and long term career goals defined
    • extra copies of resumes and list of references
    • proper hygiene
  • Dressing for the interview
  • Stages of the interview
    • Introduction
    • Interview Questions
    • Interviewee Questions
    • Closing
  • SOAR method
    • highlighting a situation where you were able to overcome an obstacle and explain the positive resolution

Please visit Nailing the Interview on the Career Connections website to find out more tips and strategies and visit Glassdoor to search for jobs and view company profiles, including potential interview questions.  Also, check out the following databases provided by the NJSL for researching companies and non-profits:

Hoover Online*

Job and Career Accelerator*


Foundation Directory Online Free*

*Please access the above databases through the links on the NJSL Databases website



About Andrew Dauphinee

Education and learning are passions of mine. Lifelong learning is a core part of who I am and I strive to pass that desire for information on to everyone I meet. As the Instruction and Outreach Librarian, it is my goal to provide quality, informative, and relevant programming to meet the diverse needs of our patrons. Please contact me regarding programming at