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Answering Interview Questions About Mistakes: Ultimate Guide

Employers love to ask interview questions about mistakes. They want to see if you’re honest and upfront, and most importantly – they want to see if you learned from the experience. There are a variety of mistake-related interview questions you might hear, including, “Tell me about a time when you failed,” “Tell me about a […]

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What Do You Know About Our Company? Sample Interview Answers

Employers love to ask, “what do you know about our company?” in the job interview. There are a few things they want to hear, and a few things they do *not* want to hear. So in this article, I’m going to reveal how to give a great answer to this question… while avoiding the potential […]

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How To Answer “What Is Your Leadership Style?” (Interview Question)

If you’re job searching, it’s likely an interviewer is going to ask about your leadership style. I’m going to walk you through exactly how to give an impressive answer for the interview question: “What is your leadership style?” so you can get hired. And I’ll cover a few “traps” and mistakes you definitely want to […]

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How to Answer “What Is Your Greatest Achievement?” Interview Question

Employers LOVE to ask questions about your greatest professional achievement or accomplishment… and they expect a detailed example or story! So you need to be ready.  In this article, I’m going to show you how to answer, “what is your greatest achievement?” with example answers, mistakes to avoid, and more. Let’s get started… How to […]

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10 Leadership Experience Examples for Interviews and Resumes

You could hear this question in any interview… whether it’s an entry-level position or a Director job: “What are some of your leadership experiences?” I’m going to give you the 3 steps to make sure you give a GREAT interview answer that stands out and makes them think “yes, this is the person we should […]

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9 Tricky Interview Questions (and How to Answer Them)

Today’s job candidates are as likely to be asked which superhero they’d prefer for a boss as they are to describe their greatest weakness. The substance of tough interview questions may change over time, but the aim remains the same: to trip up the applicant and see how they respond to the uncomfortable and the […]

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“How Do You Make Important Decisions?” – Example Interview Answers

Employers love asking interview questions about decision-making. They want to make sure you can handle pressure and react well to tough situations. So you could hear questions like, “how do you make important decisions?” in any interview. It’s especially common when you’re applying for jobs that require you to make tough choices or work independently. […]

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“What Type Of Work Environment Do You Prefer?” Interview Answers

Hiring managers and interviewers love to ask questions like: “What type of work environment do you prefer?” “Describe the type of work environment you work best in?” “What kind of work environment do you like and why?” In this article, I’m going to walk you through why they ask, how to give great answers when they […]

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How to Describe Yourself: Examples for Interviews and Networking

A lot of interviewers will ask you to describe yourself as one of the first questions in your interview. I’m going to walk you through the best ways to answer with examples, and the common mistakes to avoid. Then we’ll also look at how to describe yourself in a more casual setting, like a networking […]

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How To Answer “What Areas Need Improvement?” (Interview Question)

Interviewers are asking this more and more: “What do you need to improve?” or “What areas need improvement?” It’s similar to “what’s your greatest weakness?” but a little more open-ended (which means you can really get into trouble if you don’t know how to answer it). Fortunately, I’m going to walk you through exactly how […]

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“Why Did You Choose This Career?” Sample Answers

You’re likely to hear interview questions like these whether you’re a recent grad or have decades of experience: “Why did you choose this career?” “Why did you choose this job?” They might also ask you a more specific question, like, “why did you choose teaching as a profession?”… or, “why did you want to become […]

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Answering “What Other Companies Are You Interviewing With?”

There’s one way of answering, “what other companies are you interviewing with?” that’s going to impress any employer. And there are two big mistakes you NEED to avoid at the same time.  Don’t worry – I’m going to walk you through exactly what to do in this article. We’re going to look at: Why interviewers […]

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