Interview Questions for Graduation: Transitioning to the Real World

Discussion Topics: transitioning, professional development, keys to success


Interview Questions:

  1. Why is the topic of transitioning to the professional world so important to you?
  2. What lessons did you wish you learned after graduating from high school and/or college?
  3. What was the inspiration for the book “Now What? The Ultimate Graduation Gift for Professional Success”?
  4. Why is the book relevant? How will it relate to the younger generation?
  5. You’ve mentioned in the past that this is a selfish book? What do you mean by that—it’s been over 25 years since you graduated from college?
  6. You’ve done some work in maximizing the impact the younger generations have on the workforce. What are some of your key observations?
  7. What is the impact of Gen Y or Millennial on today’s work force?
  8. What are some of the defining characteristics of Gen Y?
  9. Talk to me about what Gen Y can offer a business and why should we care?
  10. What parting words do you want to leave for the audience?