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why do you think you can do well in this job

“Why Do You Think You Can Do Well In This Job?” Best Answers

If you’re going on interviews this article is going to help you speak more confidently when you’re asked why you think you can do well in this job (or other variations, like “why would you excel in this job?”) Being able to clearly and quickly answer direct questions like this can be the difference between getting […]

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what motivates you interview question

How To Answer “What Motivates You?” (Interview Question)

There are a lot of variations of this interview question… What motivates you? What drives you to come to work each day? What makes you get out of bed each morning and come to work? I’ve gone on interviews myself and been asked this. I’ve also asked it to candidates while working as a recruiter. […]

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How To Answer “How Did You Hear About This Position?”

You’re going to hear this question a lot as an ice-breaker in your interview: How did you hear about this position? There are a couple of important rules to follow when answering, so I’ll walk you through exactly what to do. Good Answers For “How Did You Hear About This Position?” Usually you can tell […]

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why did you apply for this position

How To Answer “Why Did You Apply For This Position?” (Interview Question)

You’re in the interview and they ask, “so, why did you apply for this position?” What do you say? Fortunately you’re about to find out exactly what to say in this scenario to impress them. Here are the steps to follow when answering the question. How to answer “Why did you apply for this position?” Step […]

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Top 128 Common Job Interview Questions

One of the best (and easiest) ways to prepare for your interview is to read through sample interview questions that you’re likely to be asked. Why? Even if they don’t ask the exact questions you read, these questions will give you ideas you can use in many answers. Reading through sample questions or common interview questions […]

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how to answer why did you leave your last job

Why Did You Leave Your Last Job? Best Answers

One of the most common interview questions you’ll face: “Why did you leave your last job?” Maybe you left under odd circumstances and don’t want to share the whole truth. But you’re not sure what to say instead. Or maybe you think you’ve got a pretty solid reason for why you left your last job, but […]

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what are your greatest strengths

How to Answer “What Are Your Greatest Strengths?” (Interview Question)

Being put on the spot and asked to brag about yourself in the interview makes a lot of people nervous. So you’re not alone if this question scares you. The tips and video below will walk you through everything you need to know to give a great answer to this question. Job Interview Answer For “What […]

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How to Answer “What Is Your Dream Job?” (Interview Question)

Let’s say you’re in an interview and the hiring manager asks you what is your dream job. It’s a tough situation. You don’t want to tell a bold-faced lie and get caught. But in the back of your mind you’re worried about saying something different than this job, right? How to Answer: “What Is Your Dream Job?” First […]

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where do you see yourself in 5 years interview question

How to Answer “Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?” (Interview Question)

The problem: Who honestly knows where they’ll be in 5 years? That doesn’t mean you won’t be asked though. And you can definitely use this as a chance to impress… I’ll explain how. How to Answer: “Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?”   The Most Important Thing to Realize When the interviewer asks where you […]

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why do you want this job

How to Answer “Why Do You Want This Job?” (Interview Question)

There are some VERY common mistakes to avoid when answering this question, and it’s something you need to think about before going into the interview. Here’s what to do to prepare: Job Interview Answer For “Why Do You Want This Job?”   First watch the short video above, it’ll walk you through how to give a great answer […]

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tell me about yourself

How to Answer “Tell Me About Yourself” (Interview Question)

This might be the most common interview question you’ll see to break the ice at the start of your interview: “Tell me about yourself”. It’s not just a casual icebreaker though. There are a couple of BIG traps with this question… Job Interview Answer For “Tell Me About Yourself”   1. Give a Brief Walkthrough of Your […]

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what is your greatest weakness

How to Answer “What Is Your Greatest Weakness?” (Interview Question)

The “greatest weakness” interview question is definitely tough to answer, and unfortunately it’s very common in job interviews. In this article I’ll show you: Why hiring managers ask “what’s your greatest weakness?” The old method for answering A new, even better for answering Tips and mistakes to avoid while answering so that you don’t do […]

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