Questions on the job interview

When you find yourself in a job interview these days, you are in luck. Well, if you have already come to that, it would be very good to get a job. We give you the most commonly asked questions on most job interviews. Get well prepared!

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  • What relationship did you have with your boss in your previous job
  • What did you enjoy most / least about your previous job? Why?
  • How well do you know how to use a computer?
  • What do you know about this company?
  • What salary do you want / expect?
  • How about overtime?
  • Do you like to work part-time?
  • Why do you want to leave the company where you work now?
  • What would you like to do for our company?
  • How did you prepare for this interview?
  • What is your career goal?
  • Do you have referrals from your previous employers?
  • What would you do if… (questions regarding situations that may await you in your future job)
  • Describe your concept of professionalism.
  • Where would you like to be in 5 years? 10 years?
  • What is it that you own that would make you successful in your future career?
  • Why are you interested in working in this profession?
  • What makes you different from the others? Why hire you?
  • What university activities did you actively participate in?
  • Why would I hire you? What can you bring to my organization?


  • What are you proud of
  • How you suffer defeat
  • How you receive criticism
  • What depresses you
  • Are you a competitive spirit
  • List three words that describe you
  • How to rate yourself on a 1-5 scale
  • Describe one of your days
  • What is your biggest challenge
  • Describe the ideal boss
  • What traits do you consider relevant to this position?
  • What is your goal in life?
  • Are you organized?
  • Are you a team player?
  • Tell me something about you
  • What are your main strengths / weaknesses?
  • Do you prefer to work alone or with others? Why?
  • Which person do you most admire?
  • Do you have the right skills for the career you want?
  • What items did you like / hate in school? Why?
  • Describe, in particular, situations where you used the __________ skill to solve a particular problem. What was the result?
  • What motivates you to work?
  • Do you get along well with others? Give an example
  • Describe the skills you possess
  • What is it that you have done in the past that shows that you have the initiative?

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