Job Interview Practice Questions – Asbury University
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Job Interview Practice Questions

  • Tell me about yourself.
  • What is it about this job that attracts you?
  • Why do you think you will do this job well?
  • What was one of your most valuable classes to prepare you for this job?
  • Tell me about a project that gave you experience relevant to this work.
  • What has been your biggest accomplishment so far?
  • Tell me about a professional role model.
  • Describe a team work experience.
  • Describe a time when you had to work with a difficult person.
  • Tell me about a time when you worked effectively under pressure.
  • Tell me about a time when you had to make a tough decision.
  • Give an example of a time when you invested in something and it was a huge success/ when it failed.
  • Can you describe a time when your work was criticized?
  • Tell me about an important issue you encountered recently.
  • What do you feel is the best educational preparation for this career?
  • How well did your college experience prepare you for this job?
  • What is your greatest achievement outside of work?
  • What are you looking for in terms of career development?
  • Why did you decide to pursue this career?
  • Where do you hope to be professionally in 3 years? Long term goal?
  • What do you see as your strengths? Weaknesses?
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