TARGETjobs black logo

Interviews for graduate jobs come in a variety of formats: competence interviews, telephone interviews, panel interviews, technical interviews and now, strengths interviews. If you’re going face-to-face (or on the phone) with graduate recruiters then knowing what to expect and how to prepare will give you a head start and keep your interview nerves at bay. Find tips for dealing with tricky interview questions and techniques to help you come across with confidence.

Body talk: the right moves for graduate job interviews

How you act in a graduate job interview is important: it's part of creating the ideal package. Practise some body language techniques today so that you stay cool in the interview hot seat.


Dress for success at your graduate job interviews

You want graduate recruiters to remember you, not your clothes, so find out what to wear to boost your confidence and create a professional impression at interview.


Tips for graduates: how to deal with job interview nerves

A graduate job interview can fill the most confident of us with dread and anxiety. But don't panic. Good preparation and a few simple techniques can help you shine, even if you're naturally shy.


Eight steps to graduate interview success

When it comes to interviews, preparation is key. So, follow our eight steps when you’re getting ready to impress recruiters.


Last-minute interview confidence boost: if you don't feel it, fake it!

We've collected some expert tips in case you need a last-minute confidence boost before your graduate job interview.


What questions should you ask in a graduate job interview?

Find out the questions to ask in an interview and when to ask them, and get to grips with those you should avoid.


How to recover from a nightmare interview

How do you get back on track if an interview goes wrong? We’ve listed some nightmare scenarios alongside advice on how to not let them ruin your prospects.


Dos and don’ts for Zoom and video calls

Make sure you follow these simple 'dos and don'ts' for Zoom and video call success, whether you've got an interview, virtual internship or video meeting.