Looking for a dream job? Job interview questions

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RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

  • What skills do you possess that will help make you successful in this job?
  • Why should we hire you?
  • Have you ever worked in a similar position with another organization, and what did you enjoy most about and least about it?
  • Please discuss some of your past jobs and what you accomplished in them?
  • What prior work experiences have you had?
  • What were your accomplishments in these prior work experiences?
  • Please tell me about the duties/requirements of your last job.
  • Elaborate on one of the work experiences listed on your resume.
  • What did you enjoy most about your previous job experiences? Least?
  • In addition to your educational and professional experiences, what else would you like us to know about you in order to make an appropriate decision?
  • What skills will you bring to the job that will enhance our team or company?

LEADERSHIP

  • What are your major strengths and weaknesses?
  • What did you see as your major strengths and/or weaknesses on this job?
  • What would your last two employers say about you, good and bad?
  • How would you describe your supervisory/leadership style?
  • Who or what had the greatest influence on your life?
  • Describe the difference between motivation and inspiration, and how these apply to you in the work environment.

COMMUNICATION

  • How would you describe your style of communication?
  • Tell me about a time you had to sell an idea to someone else.
  • What do you enjoy doing most?
  • Tell me about a time you had to present information to a large group of people. How did you feel and how successful were you?

WORKING EFFECTIVELY WITH OTHERS

  • How well do you work with others?
  • What are some of the pros and cons of working on a team project?
  • When have you led a team to achieve a specific goal, what were the results?
  • What have you admired in people who have previously supervised your work? What haven’t you admired in these individuals?
  • How would you resolve conflict in a group situation?

DECISION-MAKING

  • Please tell me about a conflict and how you resolved it.
  • Tell me a time you had to make an important decision with limited facts.
  • Tell me a time you had to make an unpopular decision.
  • Tell me about a bad decision you made and what you would do differently?

DELEGATION AND ORGANIZATION

  • How do you organize your day?
  • Tell me about a time you delegated a project effectively.
  • Describe to me a time when a supervisor delegated a task to you when you had a full workload. How did you handle the situation?
  • Describe what your closets and garage look like today.

CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION

  • What changes would you make in your school’s academic program?
  • Tell me about a time you found a new and better way of doing something.
  • What was the largest, most creative project you’ve been involved in to date?
  • Tell me the most creative solution you have come up with to solve a problem.
  • Tell me a time when you had to bring out the creativity in others.

ABILITY TO DEAL WITH ADVERSITY, THINKING AND PROBLEM SOLVING

  • What are your personal goals, and have you achieved them? If not, why?
  • Who was the most difficult person you’ve dealt with? How did you respond?
  • Describe a frustrating experience from work. How did you deal with it?
  • What are some of the greatest personal challenges you have faced?
  • How do you handle rejection?
  • What aspects of your past jobs were most frustrating?
  • What life experiences have given you the greatest reward?
  • Can you tell me about the toughest job you’ve ever had?
  • What was the most difficult aspect of obtaining a college degree?

CAREER GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

  • What are your career interests?
  • What are your standards of success/goals for a job?
  • What are your goals and aspirations for the next three years?
  • What are your long-range goals and how are you preparing to achieve them?
  • If you could create the perfect job for yourself, what would you do?
  • Please tell me about your plans for the future.
  • What work would you like to do that really interests you?
  • What is your timetable for achievement of your current career goals?

INITIATIVE AND FOLLOW-THROUGH

  • What are your greatest achievements at this point in your life?
  • Tell me about your accomplishments during college that make you proudest.
  • If friends/colleagues were to describe you to a stranger what would they say?
  • What do you consider most important when evaluating yourself?
  • What were your most significant achievements?

CUSTOMER SERVICE AND SALES

  • What personal qualities do you bring to this firm?
  • Tell me about when you dealt with an irate customer.
  • What does the term “the customer is always right” mean to you?
  • What’s the best example of awesome customer service you’ve provided?

GENERAL

  • What starting salary do you expect as an employee?
  • When comparing one company offer to another, what factors will be important to you besides starting salary?
  • Please tell me about yourself. How would you describe yourself?
  • Name three people who have inspired you and why.
  • What personal qualities do you bring to this firm?
  • What do you know about our company?
  • Why are you interviewing with us?
  • Why do you want to work in the position you are seeking?
  • What are your expectations of us?
  • Why did you select us?

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