CDO Video Series – Interviewing with the STAR Method!

The CDO is launching a new video series that will tackle often-asked questions about timelines, cover letters, interviewing, clerkships and more.

This is the first video in the series. Check back for more content coming soon!

With summer job interviews on the horizon, you might encounter a new kind of interview tactic – The Behavioral Question.  This method focuses on how you handle of various work situations.  While you might not come across these questions, it is very important to be prepared!  Below are some examples.  Watch the one minute STAR Method Video to understand how to answer these tough questions.

Examples of Behavioral Questions

  • Talk about a time when you had to work closely with someone whose personality was very different from yours.
  • Tell me about a time you were under a lot of pressure. What was going on, and how did you get through it?
  • Describe a long-term project that you managed. How did you keep everything moving along in a timely manner?
  • Give me an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.

Check out the STAR Method Video to find learn how to answer behavioral questions!

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