Category Archives for Interview Questions and Answers

How do you prioritize your work - conflicting priorities interview question

How Do You Prioritize Your Work? (Interview Question)

Most jobs require you to manage multiple tasks, and you’re going to face competing priorities. So employers ask interview questions like “How do you prioritize your work?” or “Tell me about a time when you had conflicting priorities at work.” And if you can’t show the employer that you’ve got a proven system for time […]

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Answers to “Who Inspires You?” (5 Examples)

In a job interview, employers don’t just want to know you can do the job; they want to know about your life and interests. So they ask interview questions like, “Who inspires you in your life?” or “Who is your greatest inspiration?” And if you struggle to answer or give a response they don’t like, […]

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peer interview questions and answers

12 Peer Interview Questions and Answers

If you’re wondering what questions are asked at a peer interview and how to answer them, then keep reading. In a peer interview, the interviewer is an employee at the same or similar level to you. They’ll be looking mainly for cultural fit and team fit. They’ll ask questions designed to uncover your personality, interests, […]

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26 Good Examples of Problem Solving (Interview Answers)

Employers like to hire people who can solve problems and work well under pressure. A job rarely goes 100% according to plan, so hiring managers will be more likely to hire you if you seem like you can handle unexpected challenges while staying calm and logical in your approach. But how do they measure this? […]

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if you saw a coworker stealing what would you do - interview question

If You Saw a Coworker Stealing, What Would You Do? (Answers)

If you’re interviewing for a job where you’ll be handling cash, it’s common for hiring managers to ask, “What would you do if you saw a coworker stealing from the company?” And there are a couple of key things you should do when answering this interview question if you want to get the job. As […]

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Answers to “What Do You Do for Fun?” (Interview Question)

In an interview, hiring managers aren’t just looking to see if you can do a job; they’re curious about your personality, too. So they may ask an interview question about how you spend your free time and what you like to do. When the interviewer asks, “What do you do for fun?” or, “What do […]

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how is your previous experience relevant to this role - sample answers

Answers to “How is Your Previous Experience Relevant to this Role?”

There are a couple of topics that employers care most about in a job interview, and none are more important than your past experience and how that will benefit you in their role. When you answer a question like, “How is your previous work experience relevant to this position?” you need to show an understanding […]

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when can you start working interview answers

How to Answer “When Can You Start Working?”

“When can you start?” may seem like a simple interview question, but if handled incorrectly, how you answer could cost you the position. So, like any of the most common interview questions, it’s best to prepare ahead of time. But what’s the best way to answer? I’ll go over some tips so you know what […]

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how to describe your work style - interview answers

How to Describe Your Work Style: Best Answers

When employers ask you to describe your work style in a job interview, they’re testing you for a few key factors. And there are some great words to use but others that you definitely shouldn’t use. So in this article, I’ll share the best ways to describe your work style in a job interview, with […]

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Walk Me Through Your Resume: Answer Examples

When an interviewer says, “Walk me through your resume,” they’re asking for a few specific reasons. And there are some key mistakes that can cost you job offers if you answer incorrectly. As a former recruiter, I’m going to share exactly how to walk an employer through your resume and what the interviewer is looking […]

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tell me about a time you went above and beyond - interview answer examples

Answers to “Tell Me About a Time You Went Above and Beyond”

Employers love to ask behavioral interview questions like, “Tell me about a time you went above and beyond to get the job done.” They ask this question in retail, customer service, nursing and more… to test your work ethic and other important traits. As a former recruiter, I’m going to show you, with plenty of […]

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what can you bring to the company and job - interview answers

“What Can You Bring to the Company?” Best Answers

There are a couple of reasons that employers ask what you can bring to their company or job, and you need to be ready to answer with confidence if you want to get hired! In this article, I’ll walk you through why interviewers ask this question, what qualities they’re looking for, the best ways to […]

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