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What do you know about our organization?

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Recruiters and hiring managers often receive hundreds of applications per job. If you are lucky enough to land an interview, make some effort to research the opportunity. You don't need to be an expert, but you do need to be knowledgeable about the company before your interview.

Start by searching the company website and take particular note of any recent news articles, events or contributions they have made to the community. Identify their mission and values.

What do you know about our organization?
Accounting Clerk

"With any job interview, it is crucial to understand the organization you are applying to. We recommend visiting the company website to learn key information. Watch the videos on their website, and take note of the information on their Careers page if one is available. Come prepared to list off 5-6 things you learned from the company's website such as number of employees they have, number of locations they own, when the company started, who started the company, mission statement, vision statement, core values, etc..."

Addiction Therapist

"Because you want this job, you've been doing your homework. You've talked to others that work in the facility, know their mission and goals and have spent hours researching researched their website. Now is your time to show the interviewer that you did your homework. To avoid a long interview answer, choose one thing to focus on and how it relates to you. Does the company share the same goals that you do? Does the company provide care to a population that you have the most experience caring for?"

Admin

"I conducted a great deal of research before coming in today. I see that you are expanding the existing business into South America. This expansion is a great sign, and I am thrilled with the idea of being part of the administration team in a global organization."

Bailiff

"I reviewed the job description and website before this interview and know you are a company specializing in (X services you noticed on the company website). I am particularly excited about (X programs/initiatives) that I saw on your (website/social media pages) as I (X reasons you are excited about these programs/initiatives, such as passion or similar initiatives undertaken in a university setting or a volunteer capacity)."

Bank Compliance Officer

"I reviewed the job description and website before this interview and know you are a company specializing in (X services you noticed on the company website). I am particularly excited about (X programs/initiatives) that I saw on your (website/social media pages) as I (X reasons you are excited about these programs/initiatives, such as passion or similar initiatives undertaken in school or volunteer capacity)."

Basic

"Your company mission of excellent customer service and loyalty jumps out to me. It is why you are the longest standing business of all your competitors. I also love that you are working to make your office green by recycling and minimizing energy costs."

Bookstore

"I come to your bookstore weekly! I'm passionate about reading and love that you do author readings each week showcasing new talent and promoting the lost art of hard copy reading material."

Clinical Laboratory Technician

"A friend of mine that works for your hospital suggested that I apply for this position. She told me about your company culture and how much you value your employees. I researched and read that your Laboratory won a Patient's Choice Award last year. I'd like to work in a world-class hospital such as yours."

Cost Accountant

"Prior to coming to the interview today I was able to take some time looking through your website, your social media accounts, and read some online reviews. One thing that I really appreciate about your organization is that you truly seem to care about your clients, your employees, and giving back to your community. Your brand messaging is strong and that makes me feel confident in this company's capabilities."

Data Collection

"I reviewed the job description and website before this interview and know you are a company specializing in (X programs/services you noticed on the company website). I am particularly excited about (X programs/initiatives) that I saw on your (website/social media pages) as I (X reasons you are excited about these programs/initiatives, such as passion or similar initiatives undertaken in school or volunteer capacity)."

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What do you know about our organization?
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From what I see and was told. You are a company that help with inbound calls for Ford Dealership.
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Committed to research, leading MS therapy and hemophilia development, willingness to help pts.
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Dedicated to social change.
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I think its the number one sports retailer in the world. Endorsed by some of the top athletes on the plantet . And know you have right to the NBA and NFL
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It is a it based company and world class products dedicating to a social change.
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It is a it based company which is having world class products and chairperson is santi who had 13 years of experience in it industry and auditor and coming to the ceo satyajeet prasad who was a studied in iit kharagur iim lucknow.
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I know that it was founded by Tom Morris in 1976 in Liverpool, the company has over 400 stores nationwide and there is over 17,000 employees.
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Have a good reputations and its a great healthcare solution company the provides the best outcome to the consumers.
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You are the top leading oil palm plantation company.
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Provides honest and safe care without judgement.
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I would like to know a little more about what you do here.
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The organization works to inspect products and ensure that they meet the requirements and policies that are levied by the company.
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You are a full spectrum lender that is consistent.
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Humana was founded in Louisville KY in 1961 by 2 young lawyers that had a dream to create nursing homes where patients would be treated like family. Since then it has evolved to become the health solutions company it is today helping people achieve life long well being.
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Te organization helps out with wellness of the community.
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Your organisation is a subsidiary of bank of america.
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Our organisation is an esteemed organisation with a strong motto and dedicated employees who work for the growth of the organisation and serve our clients better.
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I have worked in multinational organization operating in telecommunication industry and represented in more than 30 countries.
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This is an non profit organization founded 25 years ago to fight education inequality in our current education system. You have offices all over the country and your primary goal is to attract young talent from top colleges in the country to serve in under resourced schools around the country.
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Is a non profit organization that provides job training and/or placement and vocational rahabilitian for veterens and disabled people and operates thift retails stores. Was founded in 1902 by rev. Helmes. Ceo is jim gibbons.
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One of the top leading estated development coy and construction.
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They originated in the UK and now round one in the us. This is a concierge service for PM
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I did some research and know the names of the CEO and top executives and the company culture.
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It deals in among other things commercial property management.
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That you manage several properties in the LA area, and that you rented this conference room.
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I completed some research regarding your organization. I have found that you're a reputable company have good employee reviews. I see that you're based in Palo Alto and have properties throughout the West coast including Washington. I also, found that you're a publicly traded company, which is different from my current company and exciting.
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Your ouganisation provide a powerful plateform for refreshers to prove their skill.
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Good environment and hitech facility.
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It's in Ariyalure a Govt. Institution......... has B.Sc in zoo and M.Sc in environmental biology it is affilated by Bharathiyar University........
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It is a goverment degree college where I hv to impart knowledge to, students.
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Great institution, This organization give better platform for many students.
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That we have a huge district compassing in over 48 schools.
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Your a very large company that offers a service FMLA service to a variety of company's including Fortune 500 company's. You like for your employees to protray empathy and great customer service, as all company's should as far as I'm concerned.
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I know that UW Health is a medical facility throughout WI that cares about healing patients as a top priority in our community and I want to be a part of helping people in our community.
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That you are rated third nationally with the most revenue.
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I know that you are a privately owned company that offers healthcare and assisted living assistance. You currently employe 3-4,000 employees.
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That they care for the chidlren and want them to be successful swimmers.
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Non- profit and its mission statement is caring reponsibility, respect and honsesty.
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You are a passionate and professional company, composed of a team of dedicated members of staff from instructors to supervisors working together to create a fun and safe environment for children to learn how to swim in and enabling the teachers to instruct confidently.
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It is very organized and very helpful as the organization does charity work.
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I know that this is a swim training organization lessons are in 30min intervals and the age rages are from 4 months-12 years old. And there are 4 levels of training you can do. You can purchase individual lessons or up to 3 times a week. Also the more kids you enroll the better the discount.
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I am well organized, I like to know where everything is.
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You have small class sizes of 3 children per class and the pool is a warm pool.
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The YMCA is an organization that has many classes available. When I first started swimming I was taught at the YMCA.
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Well I know that your organization does great charity work for many disabled children and adults, helping them build confidence, and independance so tey can reach their goals.
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Your organization has been around for over 40 years and you are the largest company in your industry.
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I know many people who have taken or are currently taking lessons at Swim West and absolutely love it. I also know you are the only school in Madison accredited by the USSA which is important.
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You have a red cross certified swimming program and you teach people in the community safety and swimming skills in the water.
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I know about your grading system here and I am also very familiar with your facility seeing as I have taken almost all of my lessons here.
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You teach children how to swim.

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