How to Answer “What Kind of Work Environment Do You Prefer?” Interview Question

Companies and their hiring managers are looking for two important parts of any candidate they hire: first the ability to be able to do the work and well, and the ability to thrive in the company-specific culture. This is why you’re being asked this question. Hiring managers are looking for someone who will stick around… Read more »

How to Frame a Story For Your Interview

Ever since the first cave paintings, humans have been telling stories. We love stories and the more memorable, the better. You only want to be memorable for the right reasons, so how do you tell a story without lying or exaggerating?  People love stories, particularly an if-this, than-that setup. You need a beginning, a middle,… Read more »

How To Answer “Why Are You Leaving Your Current Job?” Interview Question

If you’re currently working and looking for a new position, this question will definitely come up. It can come in different formats, but you will be asked essentially the same thing. The key is to have a tactful and honest response prepared ahead of time. You’ll need to consider why you want to leave and… Read more »

10 Most Common Interview Questions and How to Answer

Use this interview guide to answer common interview questions – and what kind of answers will get you hired! Over and over again, whether you’re interviewing for a data analyst position, aerospace engineer, or for the position that doesn’t require any experience, you’re going to run into the same kind of questions. We’ve prepared a… Read more »

How to Answer the “Why Should We Hire You?” Interview Question

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Every interview is actually about answering this one question: Why should we hire you, instead of the other applicants? Hiring the wrong person is expensive for any company, and can be problematic for the interviewer.  Your interviewer is asking you to convince them why you’re the best fit. This question can come under many different… Read more »

How To Get Your Resume Past The ATS

As technology advances, so does it’s interruption into the hiring process. While several decades ago a hiring manager had to sort sometimes hundreds of resumes by hand, that’s no longer the case.   What is an ATS (Applicant Tracking System)? When applying to a position that receives lots of resumes, many employers now use applicant… Read more »

How to Answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” Interview Question

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Let’s conquer the “Tell me about yourself” interview question! Picture this: You finally get the call for the interview, accept the time and date, and double-check the address. You find your interview “ Dress For Success” outfit, get to the place a little early, and try not to look anxious while waiting. The hiring manager comes… Read more »

Answer the Interview Question “What Is Your Greatest Strength?”

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The question of what your greatest strength is in the workplace always comes up, no matter what position!  Answering your strength is actually easier than you think, if you know what to look for! Watch for Different Versions of The Strength Question This question also hides under the disguise of: What do you do best?… Read more »

How to Answer the Greatest Weakness Interview Question

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It can be nerve-wracking to answer the “greatest weakness” question in an interview, but we will help you avoid all the pitfalls. The weakness question can be a trap or a chance to show off your skill!  Give the wrong answer and the whole interview could be over before you know it. Read more for… Read more »