Career Resource Center Interview Guide

Read an informational guide on performing well in interviews based on the feedback we have received from recruiters over the years.  

After the Interview

  • Thank You
    Tips and samples of thank you letters to create your own thank you to send after each interview.

Interview Resources

  • Practice interviewing 24 hours/365 days through Big Interview from UB Career Services. This online tool is free when you register with your UB email address.
  • Case Interviews
    Learn about resources to help you prepare for case interviews.
  • Virtual Interviews
  • Technical Interviews
    Prepare for technical interviews in jobs and internships for product management, software development, data analytics and more.
    • Exponent: Ace your interview by prepping with sample questions, mock interviews, coaching and courses. Much of this website content is free, but some requires a fee.
    • HackerRank is the market-leading technical assessment and interview solution for hiring developers. Learn how to hire technical talent from anywhere.
    • Interview Query: Prepare for interviews at top companies for analytical roles.  School of management students can request access here.
    • LeetCode is the best platform to help you enhance your skills, expand your knowledge and prepare for technical interviews.
    • RocketBlocks provides free guides to Amazon, Facebook and Google technical interviews. There is also a guide to the product management (PM) recruiting process.
  • Schedule a practice interview with your career advisor (through BizLink) to further prepare.

Interview Research and Preparation Tools

  • Job Market and Research Tools
    Includes information on tools to research companies and what to research before the interview.
  • Vault powered by Firsthand
    Contains comprehensive information by industry and company. Investigate top employers by rankings, gain valuable career knowledge in the career and industry guidebooks and find career connections. It includes Day In the Life articles, employer profiles, informational videos by function or career interest and much more.

Dressing For Success

Professional Dress
Learn tips and see examples of how to dress for your interview in business professional dress. Examples of business casual dress are also included.