Interview Prep Resources

Preparation is key! Get interview-ready 

Students preparing for interviews

Job interviews can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. Practicing and preparing is the best way to boost your confidence and land the job you want.

Interviews are your chance to shine and to tell your unique story in more detail. Do this by clearly showcasing your

  • Skills
  • Interests
  • What you can bring to the role and organization

Doing your homework before every interview to understand the role, organization, and industry will help you feel more confident, stand out, and land the position you want.

Ways to get started

Self-guided toolkits designed for UBC Sauder students

Interview Skill Toolkit

Interview Skills Toolkit

Interviews are as much an opportunity for you to assess the company recruiting you as they are for the company to evaluate you.

This Toolkit will teach you about what interviewers are looking for, how to prep for different types of interviews, what questions to ask, and more!

Access on COOL

Networking & Informational Interviews Toolkit

Networking & Informational Interviews Toolkit

Before the interview, you can start building connections within the organization you want to work for via informational interviews (also known as coffee chats).

Learn tips on how to do this with this Toolkit.

Access on COOL

Access additional Career Toolkits on other career-related topics like how to set SMART goals, resumes, and cover letters on COOL.
CWL login is required to access all Toolkits.

How can you get more support?

Stop by Drop-in to chat with the BCC’s team of Career Peer Advisors

When: Weekdays during the term, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Where: CPA Hall, outside the BCC

Or, book an Interview Prep + Strategies coaching & advising appointment on COOL for personalized 1:1 support.

Book on COOL

(CWL login required)

Additional Resources


Interested in using ChatGPT to prepare for interviews but don't know where to start? Check out the LinkedIn Guys Masterclass: Bonus Resources, which includes:

  • "How to Use ChatGPT to Prepare for Interview Success"
  • "ChatGPT for Interview Prep Next Steps"

Access the LinkedIn Guys Masterclass for free from the BCC by enrolling, creating a new account and completing your purchase with a 100% discount coupon automatically applied at checkout.

Access Here           

Also, check out:

LinkedIn Learning

Enhance your skills with LinkedIn Learning to help you achieve your goals. All degree-seeking UBC Vancouver students have access to LinkedIn Learning, where you can build skills, browse career ideas, and achieve your personal goals. Register to access over 16,000+ free courses covering topics such as how to research career options, different career paths, and more.

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