IU

Indiana University Southeast Indiana University Southeast IU Southeast

Menu Search

Interview Styles

Recruiters employ various techniques when interviewing candidates. Traditional interviewing typically focuses on a candidate’s personality traits while behavioral interviewing has as its focus past job performance as it relates to the current position. Candidates must be prepared for either type of interview situation.

Types of Interviews

The employee selection process often includes a variety of interviews beginning with a phone interview to screen out candidates all the way through to the selection interview which is used to select the successful candidate. Another type of interview which is conducted by the candidate is Informational Interviewing. This type of interview is used by the candidate to gather information for career decision-making or to explore employers or industries for career information. The Informational Interview is not used for employment purposes.

Interviewing Dos and Don'ts

Campus News

MIS director Deborah Finkel elected president of Behavior Genetics Association

MIS director Deborah Finkel elected president of Behavior Genetics Association

Read more »
Indiana State Board of Education holding first-ever meetings in New Albany on IU Southeast campus

Indiana State Board of Education holding first-ever meetings in New Albany on IU Southeast campus

Read more »
Summer Institute for All Educators to feature Jahana Hayes, 2016 National Teacher of the Year

Summer Institute for All Educators to feature Jahana Hayes, 2016 National Teacher of the Year

Read more »
Internship at GE Appliances leads to full-time position for business grad Hien Nguyen

Internship at GE Appliances leads to full-time position for business grad Hien Nguyen

Read more »
BFA students and their work featured on Louisville arts website

BFA students and their work featured on Louisville arts website

Read more »
Communication studies grad Liz Rozengard wins scholarship to Worldwide Radio Summit

Communication studies grad Liz Rozengard wins scholarship to Worldwide Radio Summit

Read more »
IU Southeast grads view academic futures

IU Southeast grads view academic futures

Read more »
IU Southeast awards 995 degrees at 48th Commencement ceremony

IU Southeast awards 995 degrees at 48th Commencement ceremony

Read more »
See all news » Submit a News Story »

Career Development Center Events

Accounting Career Day image

Accounting Career Day

September 9th, 2016

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

2016 Fall Job Fair image

2016 Fall Job Fair

October 13th, 2016

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Spring Job Fair image

Spring Job Fair

April 13th, 2017

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Education Job Fair image

Education Job Fair

April 19th, 2017

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

See All Events »