Center for Transformative Learning

Office Location:

3rd Floor, Stephenson Hall

Phone:

859-985-3404 Peer Cons.

859-985-3670 Faculty Dev.

859-985-3656 Internships

859-985-3656 Career Dev.

Hours:

M:9:00 am–8:00 pm

T:9:00 am–4:00 pm

 5:00 pm–8:00 pm

W:9:00 am–8:00 pm

Th:9:00 am–3:00 pm

5:00 pm–8:00 pm

F:9:00 am–5:00 pm

Sat:Closed

Sun:Closed

Closed daily:12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Quiz #1: True-False Questions

Are you ready to interview? Take this quiz - check the "True" if the statement is true, and the "False" if the statement is false.

1. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, religion.
True
False

2. The American With Disabilities Act prohibits employment discrimination on your weight, physical limitations.
True
False

3. You should arrive ten minutes early bringing extra resumes.
True
False

4. Personal grooming is very important for an interview.
True
False

5. Excessive jewelry shows that a person has confidence and should be worn to an interview.
True
False

6. Researching the company before the interview is a good idea.
True
False

7. During the interview, lean back in the chair to show you are comfortable with the situation.
True
False

8. It is acceptable to chew gum during the interview.
True
False

9. When you meet the interviewer, give a handshake and call them by their first name.
True
False

10. Illegal questions are an insult to a job applicant and should be treated with contempt.
True
False

11. To create a good impression you must have a good appearance, good manners, positive attitude and a error free resume or application.
True
False

12. Direct eye contact with interviewer is important.
True
False

13. Non veral communication can be important, use exaggerated gestures and speak in a loud, over-confident voice to make a point.
True
False

14. You should stress your skills in the first interview session.
True
False

15. A wimpy handshake makes a good impression.
True
False

16. The best way to answer illegal question is to answer in a way that shows off your abilities, i.e., Question - "Have you been injured on the job?" - Answer: "If you are asking if I'm careful, yes. I'm always concerned about myself and my co-workers."
True
False

17. You should ask the interviewer about the salary.
True
False

18. Always follow up with a Thank You note.
True
False

19. Invite the interviewer to lunch.
True
False

20. Follow up with a phone call to see if they need additional information.
True
False

Mission & Vision

Mission

The Center for Transformative Learning (CTL) inspires and empowers members of the Berea College community to grow personally, intellectually, and professionally, by connecting to one another and to resources that support deep and active learning for life.

Vision

The Center for Transformative Learning (CTL) will be the nexus for faculty, staff and students to explore innovative teaching and learning, link to high-impact educational practices, and embrace work and vocation.