How To Answer 7 Of The Most Common Interview Questions
Interview questions are not as straightforward as they seem, and answering just one question incorrectly may put you out of the running for a job. The moral of the story? Be ready to read between the lines.
7 Most Common Interview QuestionsHere are seven of the most common interview questions, what the hiring manager is really asking, and how you should respond:
1. “Tell Me About Yourself.”What the hiring manager is really asking...
"How do your education, work history, and professional aspirations relate to the open job?"How to respond: Select key work and education information that shows the hiring manager why you are a perfect fit for the job and for the company. For example, a recent grad might say something like, “I went to X University where I majored in Y and completed an internship at Z Company. During my internship, I did this and that (name achievements that match the job description), which really solidified my passion for this line of work.”