Job Interview Questions & Answers
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Question 1 – Tell Me About Yourself.
Question 2 – Why do you want to join this company?
Question 3 – Why have you been out of work for so long?
Question 4 – Describe yourself to me in one word.
Question 5 – What have you been doing since you have been laid off?
Question 6 – Why Are You Leaving Your Current Job or Role?
Question 7 – Tell me about a time when you failed.
Question 8 – Tell me about a time when you faced a difficult situation with a co-worker.
Question 9 – What is the thing you wish you had done better?
Question 10 – How was your working relationship with your previous supervisor?
Question 11 – What would you do first at this job?
Question 12 – How do you deal with difficult customers?
Question 13 – How do I know you still have fire in the belly to do this job?
Question 14 – What will you contribute to this job?
Question 15 – But you don’t have enough experience?
Question 16 – What questions do you have for us?
Question 17 – Are you willing to relocate?
Question 18 – What salary are you looking for?
Question 19 - Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
Question 20 - What do you hope to accomplish at this job?
Question 21 – Why did you leave your last position?
Question 22 – What do you consider your most significant accomplishment?
Question 23 – What do you wish you’d done better?
Question 24 – What was your least favorite part of your last job?
Question 25 – What are your workplace values?
Question 26 – If you were a tree, what kind of a tree would you be?
Question 27 – What are your hobbies?
Question 28 – What motivates you?
Question 29 – Do you prefer working in a team or alone?
Question 30 – What’s your greatest weakness?
Question 31 – Why should we give you the job over the other candidates?
Question 32 – Why would you accept a lesser salary than what you made before?
Question 33 – What is your least favorite managerial task?
Question 34 – What you can do to make this company better.
Question 35 – What is your ideal job?
Question 36 – Describe a time when you were criticized?
Question 37 – What have you learned from your mistakes?
Question 38 – How do you deal with stressful situations?
Question 39 – Tell me about a time when you disagreed with your boss about the way something was handled.
Question 40 – Describe a time when your workload was really heavy and how you handled it.
Question 41 – Why do you have a big gap in your job history?
Question 42 – Why have you changed jobs so frequently?
Question 43 – Why did you take a job outside your career path?
Question 44 – What were your responsibilities in your last job?
Question 45 – Why do you want to switch from an academic field to business/industry?
Question 46 – How much money do or did you make?
Question 47 – What are your salary expectations?
Question 48 – What did you earn at your last job?
Question 49 – Why would you accept a lesser salary than what you made before?
Question 50 – What salary are you looking for?
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