Job interviews, how to get and prepare for them
Show topic: Job interviews
How to get an interview?
- Have a portfolio
- Be out there! Twitter, Dribbble, Medium, etc.
- Be involved in community events, meetups
- Use discount code SQUARES25 for 25% off
- Ask people to grab a coffee
- Advice for people fresh out of college
Types of interviews
General life story
- Show you're passionate (reference articles, etc)
- Tell a good story
- Only show your best stuff
- Be honest (being critical of your work is good)
- Be open to feedback
Design exercise (whiteboard)
- How is it like to work with you?
- What’s your thinking process like?
- Design Criticism (at Facebook)
Sebastian on Twitter asks: “What’s your worst interview experience and what kind of question should the interviewee ask in an interview”