Interviewing Advice

Vault has compiled all the interviewing advice that you will ever need to land your dream job. View sample questions, watch informative videos and get expert help for an effective interview that will stand out from the competition.

Interviewing Basics

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Preparing for the Interview
Your cover letter asks for an interview. Your...

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Interview Etiquette
The phrase, "Actions speak louder than words"...

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Types of Interviews
In your job search, you will likely encounter...

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Practicing for the Interview
Preparing for the interview also includes...

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How to Make a Good Impression
First impressions are made in less than a...

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Typical Interview Questions
Many interview questions will be...

Featured Guides

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The Vault Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills, Second Edition
It takes more than a solid résumé and cover letter to make...

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Vault Guide to Networking
When it comes to job success, it's not only what you know: it's who you...

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Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, 9th Edition
The Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, Ninth Edition is a must-have...

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Vault Guide to the Case Interview, 8th Edition
Case interviews are a crucial part of the hiring process in the consulting ...

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Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2019 Edition
The Vault Guide to Top Internships rates more than 120 internship...

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Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2019 Edition
The 2019 Vault Guide to the Top 50 Consulting Firms is the definitive...

Interviewing Blog

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How to Be More Likable in Interviews

In interviews, when you know you’re being judged on what you...

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3 Sentences Never to Use in an Interview

When prepping for a job interview, it’s just as important to...

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3 Things You Need to Know Before Joining a Startup

Working at a startup can be exciting....

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Demystifying the Product Management Interview

Product management interviews can be daunting....

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3 Interview Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making

I've spent many years on both sides of the interviewing...

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Job Hunting Strategies—For Opposite Day Only

According to the calendar of the weird, January 25th is...

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Are Post-Interview Thank-You Notes Still a Thing?

I've never once enjoyed writing a thank-you letter....

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6 Things to Do the Night Before an Interview

Often, the anticipation in the days leading up to a job...

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4 Tips for Corresponding with Recruiters

Today, many recruiters use LinkedIn to reach out to job...

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4 Questions to Ask When Interviewing with a Startup

A job at a startup can be exciting, scary, and fulfilling....

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The Best Questions to Ask at the End of Your Interview

You probably know that most interviews end with the...

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20 Interview Questions from Top-Ranked Summer Firms

Whether you are a 1L in the thick of your summer job search...