Ace the Interview for the Position of Specialist at Apple
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Ace the Interview for the Position of Specialist at Apple

Comprehensive class to ace the coveted Specialist position at Apple.
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Last updated 6/2017
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Includes:
  • 7.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Ace the Specialist Interview at Apple.
  • Learn in a Step by Step Teaching method how to prepare for the Apple Specialist Interview.
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Requirements
  • The desire to get a job at Apple for the position of Specialist.
  • Potentially, an upcoming interview at Apple for the position of Specialist at one of it's retail locations.
Description

Updates:

  • Now with over 100 questions and answers for practice.
  • Added a 120-page workbook to complement the course and slides.

Let us help you ace your upcoming Specialist interview at Apple.

Congratulations

Congratulations on starting the journey towards a new job at Apple. Whether you are starting your new career, changing your career, moving in your current company or just looking for something new, CONGRATULATIONS.

GREAT JOB ON GETTING TO THIS FIRST IMPORTANT STEP

The Bad News

The entire interview process can get stressful. From phone interviews, to on site interviews, to avoiding nervousness be becoming confident, to learning about the company, to wearing the right clothes etc. etc. etc. - there is a lot going on.

THE ENTIRE PROCESS OF INTERVIEWING CAN BE OVERWHELMING

The Bigger Problem

Lack of confidence before an interview. The # 1 reason why people fail at an interview. 

Coursetake’s 8 x 3 Step Interview Preparation Plan to Ace Your Upcoming Specialist Interview at Apple

To ace your Specialist interview at Apple, we propose an 8 x 3 Interview mastery plan that consists of 8 core steps and 3 acceleration steps.

  • The 8 Core Steps – Follow one step at a time.
    • Step 1 – Figure out the interview process at Apple.
    • Step 2 – Study the Consumer Electronics industry.
    • Step 3 – Study the company Apple in detail.
    • Step 4 – Study the Job Description for Specialist at Apple.
    • Step 5 – Study the Main Question Types.
    • Step 6 – Practice, Practice, Practice.
    • Step 7 – Ask the Right Questions.
    • Step 8 – Get Ready for Interview Day.
  • The 3 Acceleration Steps – Follow throughout the process.
    • Get Motivated
    • Get Organized
    • Stay Consistent

We’ve done the work for you

  1. We’ve already researched the interview process for a Specialist at Apple.
  2. We’ve already researched the Consumer Electronics industry.
  3. We’ve already researched Apple.
  4. We know exactly how to study the job description.
  5. We know exactly how to answer every question asked the Specialist interview at Apple.
  6. We will tell you exactly how you should practice.
  7. We know exactly what questions you should ask.
  8. We know exactly what you need to do on interview day.

More Importantly

  1. We know exactly how you should work on your confidence and avoid any nervousness during your interview.
  2. We know exactly how you should be organized.
  3. We know exactly how you should stay consistent.

Apple’s Specialist Interview Preparation Course

This class is purely about preparing for an upcoming Specialist Job Interview with Apple.

My aim is to take you through a systematic process one step at a time to help you ace this upcoming interview.

Whether it’s on the phone, in person, or through video.

Whether it’s your group interview or individual interview.

My approach will be to first teach you a lesson (modules) and then give you homework for you to complete.

This class consists of worksheets and slides, along with the video lectures, that you can download.

I’ve seen that the most successful candidates are the ones who NOT ONLY follow the lessons, but do the homework at the end of it all.

THIS COURSE WILL BE COMBINE THEORY AND PRACTICE TO HELP YOU SUCCEED.

About Coursetake

Our Mission is to help students ace their upcoming interview.

We do that through job title and company specific interview training. Over 500,000 students helped in over 100 countries. 

We are all hiring managers. We will give you the hiring manager’s perspective. The person who is going to write you a paycheck. Not recruiters or human resources.

What will you get as part of this course?

  1. 369-page slide on how to ace the upcoming Specialist Interview at Apple.
  2. 3 hours of video to walk you through everything.
  3. 120-page workbook to complement the slides.
  4. 24/7 email support whenever you want it.
  5. Tons of Frameworks and over 100 Questions and Answers for Practice

Sample Questions and Answers Covered as Part of this Course

  1. What is your passion in life?
  2. Name a time you went above and beyond for a customer.
  3. Explain RAM, Hard Drive, and Processor.
  4. Why Apple?
  5. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
  6. Name a time you had to deal with an unruly customer.
  7. How do you keep up with technology? 
  8. What was your first apple product and how did it impact your life?
  9. Tell me about a time you helped an angry customer.
  10. What is the best feature you like about an apple product that you have?
  11. What is your favorite breakfast cereal and how does it describe you?
  12. What Apple products do you use?
  13. What is your goal by working at apple?
  14. Tell me about a time you didn't know how to do something and you needed to ask for help
  15. Describe one time you initiated an idea and it failed, and how did you react?
  16. How would you handle a difficult customer?
  17. What was a time where one of your work days had ended up being nothing like what you had planned for it to be the night before? 
  18. Describe a time where your patience at work truly helped you solve a difficult situation. 
  19. How do you deal with a difficult manager?

About Apple

Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, the Mac and Apple Watch. Apple’s three software platforms — iOS, OS X and watchOS — provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices and empower people with breakthrough services including the App Store, Apple Music, Apple Pay and iCloud. Apple’s 100,000 employees are dedicated to making the best products on earth, and to leaving the world better than we found it.

Specialists at Apple

As a Specialist, you’re highly skilled at uncovering customers’ needs, then following through with enlightening solutions. Not only are you the first-person customers meet when they enter the store, but you’re also the person who guides them — advising, selling, and even setting up their new products. You perform other roles within the store too, whether it’s maintaining visual merchandising or assisting team members. Always curious, you stay on top of news about products and initiatives, ready to apply your learning in customer interactions. Your success is measured by team and individual productivity as well as overall store performance. You’re proud to represent Apple, and you get great satisfaction from helping customers develop lifelong relationships with Apple

Who is the target audience?
  • Candidates preparing for the Apple Specialist Interview.
  • Students who are interested in learning more about the Apple Specialist interview process.
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Curriculum For This Course
60 Lectures
07:41:27
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Introduction
7 Lectures 42:13

In this video, we will introduce the course. 

Preview 04:58

In this video, we will go through the entire course outline.

Preview 07:23

In this video, we will describe the entire interview mastery framework. This will be the basis of the plan you will follow. 

Preview 10:53

Here, we will put together a preparation calendar to keep you on track. 

Putting Together a Preparation Calendar
09:36

In this video, we will go through the Coursetake team and our philosophy around interview preparation. 

About Coursetake
02:30

In this video, we will walk through how to make the best out of this program. 

How to make the best of the program?
06:51

Here you will find all the downloads for the course.

Downloads
00:02
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The 3 Acceleration Steps
4 Lectures 51:09

In this video, we will go through how to get motivated through your interview process.

Get Motivated - The Process is Mechanical
14:46

In this video, we will continue our discussion on getting motivated and we will show you how to position yourself as a solution to the company’s problems. 

Preview 09:36

In this video, we will show you how to avoid nervousness in an interview and should you how to be more confident. 

Get Motivated - You are Confident
11:41

Finally, we will show you how to get organized and stay consistent throughout your interview process. 

Get Organized and Stay Consistent
15:06
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Step 1 – Figure Out the Interview Process
2 Lectures 21:21

In this video, we will talk about the generic interview process in the industry. 

Step 1 - Interview Process
15:29

In this video, we will discuss the interview process for a Specialist at Apple, so that your expectations going into the interview are clear. 

The Interview Process at Apple
05:52
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Step 2 – Study the Consumer Electronics industry
7 Lectures 40:44

We will study the high-level process to study the industry. 

Step 2 - Study the Industry - Introduction
03:03

In this video, we will discuss details of the industry that you must research in before your interview. 

Step 2 - Study the Industry - Industry and Details
07:41

In this video, we will research titles and levels in the industry. 

Step 2 - Study the Industry - Titles and Levels
04:32

In this video, we will research various pay packages in the industry. 

Step 2 - Study the Industry - Pay Packages
03:14

In this video, we will study the interview process in the industry and make sure we’re prepared for other interviews that we may have. 

Step 2 - Study the Industry - Interview Process
04:51

Finally, we will study more companies and prepare a target list for the future. 

Preview 04:33

Here, we will discuss the Consumer Electronics industry in detail, so that you’re prepared for your upcoming Specialist interview at Apple.

Studying the Consumer Electronics industry
12:50
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Step 3 – Study Apple
12 Lectures 01:04:30

Here we will introduce the process to study Apple.

Step 3 - Study the Company – Introduction
03:30

We will first start by understanding the mission and vision of a company. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - Mission and Vision
04:20

In this video, we will show you how to research the culture and values of the company. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - Culture and Values
04:16

In this video, we will study the company’s products and services. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - Products and Services
02:56

Here, we will study the company’s customers. 

Step 3 - Study the Company – Customers
03:47

Then we will study the company’s competitors. 

Step 3 - Study the Company – Competitors
01:50

In this video, we will study the company’s management team. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - Management Team
03:27

We will then look at a company’s financials/metrics. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - Financials/Metrics
05:55

We will then study the company’s future plans.  

Step 3 - Study the Company - Future Plans
02:44

We will learn in this video how to study news/rumors about the company. 

Step 3 - Study the Company - News/Rumors
03:10

Finally, we will learn how to study the interviewers before the interview. 

Step 3 - Study the Company – Interviewers
07:01

In this video, we will look at how to apply our framework to Apple before your upcoming interview. 

Preview 21:34
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Step 4 – Study the Specialist Job Description at Apple
4 Lectures 23:56

We will study the importance of studying the job description in this video. 

Step 4 - Study the Job Description – Introduction
06:12

In this video, we will teach you how to the read the job description.

Preview 06:41

In this video, we will discuss what to do when you don’t have certain requirements in the job description. 

Step 4 - Study the Job Description - What if I don't have requirements in
04:47

In this video, we will discuss how to study the job description for a Specialist at Apple.

Studying the Specialist Job Description at Apple
06:16
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Step 5 – Study the Main Question Types
12 Lectures 01:50:17

We will start by learning about YOU and how to ensure you represent yourself well to your future employer. 

Preview 10:39

In this video, we will discuss the first type of question that you should prepare for – “Tell me about yourself”.

Step 5 - Main Questions - "Tell me about yourself questions"
17:30

In this video, we will discuss the second type of question that you should prepare for – “Why”.

Step 5 - Main Questions - "Why questions"
13:32

In this video, we will discuss the third type of question that you should prepare for – “Goals”.

Step 5 - Main Questions - "Goals questions"
07:24

In this video, we will discuss the fourth type of question that you should prepare for – “Strengths and Weaknesses”.

Step 5 - Main Questions - "Strengths and Weaknesses questions"
11:03

In this video, we will discuss the fifth type of question that you should prepare for – “Tell me about a time”.

Step 5 - Main Questions - "Tell me about a time"
10:21

Here, we will show you how to answer “Tell me about a time” questions by taking specific examples.

Step 5 - Main Questions - Example "Tell me about a time"
09:24

In this video, we will teach you how to prepare for the “Tell me about a time” question type. 

Step 5 - Main Questions - How to Prepare "Tell me about a time"
05:29

In this video, we will discuss the sixth type of question that you should prepare for – “Cultural”.

Step 5 - Main Question Types - "Cultural" Questions
05:26

In this video, we will discuss the seventh type of question that you should prepare for – “Resume”.

Step 5 - Main Question Types - "Resume" Questions
03:00

In this video, we will discuss the eight type of question that you should prepare for – “What would you do”.

Step 5 - Main Question Types - "What would do questions" Questions
11:29

In this video, we will discuss a bonus money question type that you should prepare for.

Step 5 - Bonus Money Questions
05:00
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Step 6 – Practice Apple Specialist Questions and Answers
2 Lectures 25:32

In this video, we will discuss how to practice for your upcoming interview. 

Preview 11:00

In this video, we will discuss questions and answers that you should prepare for, for your upcoming Specialist interview at Apple.

Top Questions and Answers at Apple
14:32
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Step 7 – Ask the Right Questions
3 Lectures 15:07

In this video, we will discuss a framework to ask the right questions during your interview. 

Preview 04:40

In this video, we will walk through sample questions that you can ask as part of your Specialist interview at Apple.

Step 7 - Ask the Right Questions - Sample Questions
05:47

In this video, we will walk through questions that you should not ask when interviewing with Apple.

Step 7 - Ask the Right Questions - Questions to NOT Ask
04:40
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Step 8 – Get Ready for Interview Day
6 Lectures 59:56

In this video, we will give you some special tips for interview day and how to tackle the different interview types.

Step 8 - Get Ready for I Day - Special Tips
26:38

In this video, we will talk about how to ace the onsite interview.

Step 8 - Get Ready for I Day - Special Tips for the Onsite Interview
09:10

In this video, we will discuss your social media profiles and what you should do before interview

Step 8 - Get Ready for I Day - Social Media
05:04

In this video, we will discuss your interview day checklist to ensure you are on track before your big day. 

Step 8 - Get Ready for I Day - Interview Checklist
01:19

In this video, we will discuss how to follow up with your interviewers after your interview is over. 

Preview 07:25

In this video, we will give you some last-minute tips and tricks to ensure you ace your upcoming interview.

Step 8 - Get Ready for I Day - Last Minute Tips and Tricks
10:20
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About the Instructor
Coursetake Interview Preparation
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Company and Job Title Specific Interview Preparation

At coursetake, our mission is to give students and professionals a world class education on preparing for the workforce.

WE DO THAT BY CREATING HIGH QUALITY CURATED INTERVIEW AND CAREER PREPARATION COURSES THAT SPECIFICALLY USE A STEP-BY-STEP TEACHING APPROACH. OUR FOCUS IS COMPANY AND JOB TITLE SPECIFIC INTERVIEW PREPARATION.

Whether you are a student looking to start your career or an experienced professional looking to switch jobs, whether outside or within your current organization, we have something for you at coursetake.

Our instructors have interviewed for more than 10 years in the industry. They have worked at large companies like Microsoft, Groupon and a number of smaller startups as hiring managers. They have worked across the industry in technology, financial services, retail etc. They've got degrees in Business, Computer Science and Engineering.

WE ARE A TEAM OF PEOPLE LOCATED IN SEATTLE WHO BELIEVE IN PROVIDING YOU WITH THE ABSOLUTE BEST ORGANIZED INTERVIEW PREPARATION CONTENT.

With coursetake, we now bring this talent directly to you.