Interviewing for Success: Tips from members of Bucknell Parents Board

Juniors and Seniors are invited to join the Bucknell Parents Board for lunch under the tent during Family Weekend.

September 21, Noon
Family Weekend Tent (by football stadium)
Business casual, All majors welcome

Free Lunch – Please indicate Lunch Selection
RSVP on the Bridge by Friday 9/17

Learn how to interview like a pro from industry experts who will share strategies, answer questions and offer tips to help you successfully navigate these important conversations.

Topics covered:

  • Sharpening your elevator pitch
  • Pre-screen interviews: How to make it to the next round
  • Telling your story: What image/brand do you present to employers?
  • Types of Interviews (skype, phone, behavioral, case, structured, team-based, etc.)
  • Closing the conversation successfully

Our Parent Panel of industry experts includes:

  • Anne Erni P’20, Chief People Officer, Audible
  • Anthony Thompson P’20, Financial Advisor, Principal, AllianceBernstein \
  • Hillary Mandel P’20, Head of Media, North America IMG
  • Avalyn Quick P’19, Leadership/Talent Development & HR Consultant
  • Mark Bishof P’19, CEO, Clarabridge

Moderated by John McDermott P’20/P’22, Division Vice President, Verizon  with opening remarks from Joy Cronin P’18/’21, Chief Revenue Officer, The Collected Group.

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and make connections with Bucknell Parents from a variety of industries. RSVP on the Bridge by Friday 9/17

Please tell us what you’d like to eat for your Lunch Selection

Co-hosted by the Career Development Center and the Bucknell Parents Board.

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