Be as detailed as possible in your response.
Briefly describe your career journey so far.
What factors led you to enter your current field of work?
How do you define success?
If you weren’t in your current professional role, what would you be doing?
What did you envision your job or career to be when you started university? How has that vision evolved?
If you could go back in time, what would you do differently?
What are some of the ways you build and nurture your professional network, and how has this benefitted your career?
How have you been able to leverage the skills and knowledge acquired in your degree and during your time at UBC to grow your career?
Describe a time you were able to transform a failure or a setback into a valuable learning experience.
What are the strategies you use to remain resilient during challenging situations?
(If you have a professional mentor) How did your find your mentor? How has mentorship played an important role in your career development?
(If you are a mentor) Why did you decide to become a mentor? How has this experience been beneficial for you?
What career building advice would you offer your fellow alumni?