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Enhanced Interrogation: The Modern-Day Interview

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You've updated LinkedIn. Created your profile. Nailed your elevator pitch. Congratulations! You finally landed that elusive interview. Now what? Demand for talent in the tech industry is supposedly at an all-time high, but actually getting the job isn't as simple as it used to be. Running the interview gauntlet can range from technical questions to absurd mind games. These days it's no surprise to go through multiple phone screenings and Skype video conferences before you ever get to the onsite interview. What are they looking for? What will they ask? Find out how to survive the interview minefield.


Beth Davidz Dir of Prod Dev AOL

Jayna Wallace Principal UX Designer Echostar

Jayna Wallace is a Principal UX Designer with over 10 years of experience in the interactive design field. During her 5+ year tenure at AOL, Jayna survived 12 rounds of large-scale layoffs and watched as the company changed CEOs (and directions) four times. She is currently a member of the remote design team for Blockbuster, Inc.

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