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500 Questions: General Questions, Part Four

How do you get your daily news? Keeping up with current events and especially economic trends in today’s business world can be critical in your ability to make crucial financial decisions for the company. Make sure you are well prepared with a variety of media to speak intelligently about current events. Demonstrate that you keep…

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500 Questions: General Questions, Part Three

Are you a smoker? Many companies have a non-smoking policy in force, but are tolerant of people who choose to smoke on their breaks outside of the building. It is better to speak openly about your preference, without sounding judgmental either way. Do you know anyone that works for our company? Your interviewer may respond…

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500 Questions: General Questions, Part Two

What do you do for fun? Explaining what you do in your spare time demonstrates that you are well rounded and balanced. Shared interests and common ground is also a good way to help put a team together. This position may require extra hours from time to time. Will this present any problems? Most employers…

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500 Questions: General Questions, Part One

What do you like most about this kind of work? The interviewer is probing for your personality and compatibility with your chosen profession. In a candid and straightforward answer, portray yourself as a positive person who will fit in with the rest of the staff. Portray your enthusiasm and eagerness for the work that you…

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