MockQuestions MockQuestions
Job interview preparation
Sign in
Upgrade
Career Interviews
Interview Topics
Company Interviews
Close

How easily would you say you get distracted from you work?

Answer examples and advice for how to answer this interview question for a Wegmans interview

How to Answer
Interviewers want to hear that you are a focused, high-performing potential employee. Start off by telling the interviewer that you do not easily get distracted from your work. Next, mention that you realize you are being paid to do a job, and ethically, you feel a need to be working when you are at work. Finally, recognize that you know how to have fun at work from time-to-time taking a moment to celebrate birthdays or get to know your co-workers, and you know how to balance this with ensuring you are getting the job done.

View user-submitted Answers

How easily would you say you get distracted from you work?
1.
I do not get distracted easily.
2.
I do not get distracted easily.
3.
I do not get distracted easily.
4.
I tend to stay on task for the most part. I would only get distracted if someone of higher auntority to me needed help or assistance.
5.
I would say that I get distracted from my work about as much as anyone else does it is generally impossible for people to stay focused 100% of the time on a scale of 1-10 however I would say I'm about a 4
6.
It is extremely difficult to distract me from my work. I am focused and highly dedicated.
7.
The only time I get distracted is if there is a more important task that presents itself and has to be completed sooner. Then I would return the other task.
8.
I do not get easily distracted. I am very focused when it comes to getting my job done.
9.
It is not easy for me to get distracted from my priorities, I have a goal when I am at work and I will accomplish that goal.
10.
I am not easily distracted especially when there is a job to be done.
11.
I am very focused when I work. However, when the distractions become too great,I will try to move away from the source of distraction.
12.
I never really get distracted from my work. I always make sure to give each task my all and emerge myself into the assignment until it is complete.
13.
Not easily I consider my job to be important and want to get my work done fast and effiecently.
14.
Not easily, I tend to make sure I get my work done, because that is why I am there.
15.
I am always focused so its hard for me to get distracted from the task at hand.
16.
Minimally. In my previous job in management, I often was pulled in many directions throughout the work day, however this helped me to learn to prioritize and be able to learn to trouble shoot issues more efficiently so I could remain focused on the task at hand.
17.
I am not easily distracted from my work, as I make sure I am focused on the job that needs to be done. To avoid distractions, I leave my phone off and let others know that I cannot be disturbed while finishing this project.
18.
Not very easily. Once I start something, I want to finish it before moving onto my next task.
19.
I rarely get distracted from my work.
20.
I do not get easily distracted from work.
21.
I am very focused and love to put effort into my work, it would be rare for me to get distracted.
22.
I am focused and have an eye for detail.
23.
Not easily because I get focused.
24.
I dont get distracted much, I am at work so I like to concentrate on what I am doing.
25.
Never get distracted, I know what I am suppose to do ... And I get it done, but I can multi task and do 2 things together accurately.
26.
"Excuse me, what did you say?" I am a good worker and does not get easily distracted.
27.
Not that easy. I am a focused person.
28.
I don't get too distracted. I like focusing on what I am doing.
29.
Very rarely. If I do get distracted it doesn't last long. I will get right back to the task in front of me.
30.
Not very easily, I try to be as focused as possible.
31.
Distractions happen quite often throughout the work day. Most of the time a distraction is made by my boss needing something done.
32.
I usually don't get distracted since there's so many things going on around me I tend to try to focus more.
33.
There is never a time i'm distracted from my work or projects when working as a line or prep cook. I'm often very focused and detailed on the work that needs to get done, despite how noisy or busy night shifts would be while working. I would say i'm not the most easily distracted while working and it isn't a problem for me to focus on what needs to get done by performing the necessary job duties.
34.
I like to be focused while working because I don't want anythig wrong to happen due to my mistake.
35.
I am not easily distracted because I am always fully dedicated and focused in the work i'm doing.
36.
I would have to say that I do not get distracted from my work at all.
37.
Not easily, when I focus on my task at hand I like too put 110% into my work.
38.
I am always focused on the task that I am doing. And not easily distracted.
39.
Not easily at all. While I try to listen to and be aware of what's going on around me, and while I like having more than one task underway at a time, I'm fairly single-minded when it comes to accomplishing the tasks assigned to me.
40.
I don't get distracted from my work unless a customer needs help.
41.
Not easily. When you work in a newsroom, there are plenty of distractions, including co-workers' personal conversations, police scanner chatter, television news and ringing telephones. But you learn to stay focused on what needs to be done.
42.
Never. Very hard for me to get distracted.
43.
I am very focused so when I am assigned a task, I do not stop until it is completed. It is difficult to distract me especially if I am working with a deadline. As a self employed photographer, I have to stay focused to get client sessions edited and delivered on time.
44.
I wouldnt easily get distracted unless an urgent accident has occurred.
45.
I do not get distracted easily. When I'm doing work all my attention is towards the work I'm doing.
46.
I do not get easily distracted from my work whatsoever. When I am at work, I am completely focused on the task at hand.
47.
Not very easily, I work in a professional environment.

Practice More Interviews

Behavioral
We all have some behaviors that are typical of us and which sometimes results in ...
Common
There are some questions that employers ask at almost every interview. The questions ...
Communication
Communication skills are essential for any workplace to function efficiently. However, ...
Leadership
If you are interviewing for any type of leadership role; prepare with our leadership ...
Management
Our management questions are designed for any interview for a position that has authority ...
Teamwork
This set of questions aims to ascertain what your idea of teamwork is and whether ...