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AHA Job Center

Advice on Overcoming the Job Interview

In this recent Chronicle of Higher Education piece, Robert J. Sternberg offers some thoughtful advice to job seekers who are facing an upcoming interview.  Doing well in a job interview is often a matter of preparation, not luck.  All graduate programs should offer their students mock interviews as a way to prepare for professional interviews.

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Job Center Participants Report Positive Experience

The 2013 Job Center was a positive experience for the large majority of participants, according to 104 job candidates who responded to our annual survey. Over 86 percent reported that they were satisfied or very satisfied with their interviews, while also indicating that in-person interviews are invaluable in the process of finding a job in the history profession.

February 11, 2013