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Vanguard University
Residence Life was asked...April 3, 2018

As a live-in employee, boundaries between work and personal are important. They asked how I would create healthy boundaries and how do I care for myself in a job where burnout is easy.

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I was honest about my tendency to be a "workaholic," but I have been extra attentive to my need to create separation between work and personal life. They appreciated my answer and assured me that on-the-job inquiries would be taken to ensure that I was caring for myself as well. Less

University of Wisconsin-Platteville

What do you like about your current job?

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The people

University of Ottawa

Activity based interview process that discussed hiring, scheduling, etc.

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Be yourself and show great skills in considering factors and time management!

Lynn University
Residence Life was asked...September 15, 2015

Talk about background and how it will apply to this position. I had lots of one on one meetings and a presentation to most of student affairs. They are very good people and most of them were honest about the institution and the students I would be working with.

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Normal interview answer

Campus Living Centres

How would you deal with student conduct?

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Gave an example of previous experience and how the conduct was handled.

Fordham University
Residence Life was asked...September 13, 2011

What would you do if a rule that we put in place went against your ethical beliefs.

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When applying to different universities and institutions of higher education, I take into consideration the schools mission statement and the values that it adheres to. I apply to schools whose mission I can support - so when decisions get made, they will most likely go back to the core mission of the school, which would be a mission I have bought into. Less

Wilfrid Laurier University

Why do you want to be a don?

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To help make the transition easier for others

Pittsburgh Technical College

What has been your experience interacting with drug and alcohol violations.

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If you've worked in residence Life at all this is a pretty standard question. Their policies mirror many other colleges and universities. Report drug violations, alcohol violations are handled in house. Less

Campus Living Centres

"What is your sexual orientation, we are looking at having diversity"

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Prefer not to answer

Campus Living Centres

"What is your 5-year plan, Are you in a relationship? Do you plan on leaving and getting married or pregnant?"

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I plan to focus on my career

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