Interviews & Job Applications
Determine skills and work habits that
employers want and those habits they
Become familiar with a resume
Become familiar with job applications and
Prepare for portfolio product
Make a list of the top ten things you should
do to prepare for a job interview
Why is an interview important?
What kind of message do you send to the
employer at the interview?
What part do clothes play in that
Let’s look at “interviews gone bad”
7 Interview Tips Write
Congratulations! You got the interview.
Here are detailed tips and questions you
need to be prepared to answer. You will
be interviewed next week.
Sign on the roster for your scheduled
This will be taped
Let’s rank the questions
Let’s review the do’s and don’t’s of a
Get out Blue Readers
# 52 and #53
Interviews: How Not To Get The
Turn to blue reader # 48
Do you think
out? Why or
What did he
do that left
Make a T chart of what people may and
what they may not ask you on a job
Why do you think employers use job
What Do Employers Do With Job
Screen, screen, screen
Job applications provide a summary of
Can read application and decide if going to
waste time interviewing person
It gives a first impression without having
ever met the person
Complete an application
A peer will review your application and
Using the provided checklist, make a
comic strip, flow chart, or other visual of
you going through the listed steps for a job
interview. You can do a “disaster” story
You must use at least 2 elements from
each of the 4 sections
Personal Growth Plans
Complete the essay as required and turn
in for credit.
Holland Code Essay
Outline your answers to the Holland Code
Essay which you will have to perfect for
your career portfolio.
Research Potential Careers
In pairs, complete the following worksheet.
Sites for Job Information