Prepping For A Job Interview: The Most Important Q´s To Be Prepared For

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We have talked on preparing for the most important Q´s and that is why it is about time to share a list of important Questions you might be faced with at job interviews.



Why do you want to work here?

What kind of experience and skill do you have for this job?

Would you be willing to go and work where the company sends you?

What did you particularly like and dislike about your work placement?

How long would you be prepared to work for this company if you were to join us?

What would you like to be doing in five years time?  

What qualifications do you have for a job like this?

What are the accomplishments that you are most proud of? 

Can you give me an example of your ability to work or perform under pressure?

What do you believe to be your greatest strength?

What interests you most about this job?

How much money do you want?

Why should I hire you?

What can you do for us that someone else cannot do?

Describe a difficult problem that you have had to deal with?

What would your referees say about you?

What have you learnt from the jobs that you have done to date?

What kind of decisions did you make on your work placement?

 What is your greatest weakness?

What kind of decisions are most difficult for you?

What are some of the things that you find difficult to do?

Why do you feel this way?

What kind of people do you like to work with?

What kind of people do you find the most difficult to work with?

What did you do to overcome these difficulties?

Describe a situation where your work or an idea was criticised?

Describe a situation in your life that demonstrates your initiative?

What things did you and your supervisor disagree about?

In what areas do you feel that your supervisor could have done a better job?

How well do you feel that your last boss or tutor rated your work? 

What personal characteristics do you think are necessary to be successful in this job?

What did your work placement or last job teach you?

Can you give me an example of when you have worked under pressure?

How or why did this situation arise?

In hindsight what did you learn from this experience?

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How would you feel about working through the night? 

Describe your dream job?

What are you doing to achieve this?

Why do you think you would like this type of work?

Describe situations where you have had difficulties getting along with others.

What do you consider determines progress within a good company? 

What do you consider to be adequate rewards for your efforts?

What areas of skill and personal ability or professional development do you want to improve upon at this time?

Explain your role as a group or team member.

How do you plan and organize for major projects?

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