Category: Interviewing

Interview with Will Kashdan of Square: Computational skills and humility go a long way

University of Delaware alum Will Kashdan is a software engineer at Square on the ecommerce team, writing code to help sellers build ecommerce stores. It’s a career path he knew he wanted to pursue since earning his Management Information Systems degree in 2015. “I saw there was a shortage of software engineers and felt that ...

Interview with Levi May of Revature: Why tech roles are crucial in the COVID-19 era

Thanks to COVID-19, the economy is suffering, and the job market is changing drastically. But luckily, companies like Revature, LLC are still looking to build a team of technology talent. Revature regional campus recruiter Levi May recruits “career beginners and career changers” for full-time, entry-level tech roles, cultivating relationships with universities to find the best ...

How to Demonstrate Experience While Interviewing

BY: BRITTANY O’CONNELL So you finally landed an interview for one of your dream jobs. You prepare by learning all about the company, their clients and past work. After picking out a professional outfit and printing out multiple copies of your resume, what comes next? How do you prove your worth to a company that ...

Top 5 Interviewing Mistakes – from an Employer’s Perspective

BY: RYAN FULLER It can often be said that interviews are the most difficult, overwhelming, and dreaded aspect of the job search. The Career Services Center sees hundreds of students each year who are seeking assistance for an upcoming interview. We help these students by sharing preparation tips, practicing sample interview questions, helping to understand ...

So You Went to the #UDFallFair…Now What?

It’s been two weeks since the University of Delaware’s Fall Career Fair. By now you have probably dry-cleaned and put away your suit, filed those business cards somewhere safe, and lost half of the free stuff you grabbed after having incredible conversations with countless employers. So…now what do you do? Where do you stand? Whether ...

5 Tips for Effective Twitter Chat Etiquette

LinkedIn is traditionally seen as the social platform meant for professional interactivity and networking- but what about Twitter? Can you possibly convey your personal yet professional branding identity in 140 characters or less? Enter Twitter chats, a period of time where users converge and answer questions surrounding a specific hashtag. By participating in these chats ...