Direct Interview Questions

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Question 1 of 17

What challenges are you looking for in a position?

Direct Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    What challenges are you looking for in a position?

  2. 2.

    What concerns do you have about working in this position or for this organization?

  3. 3.

    Why did you leave your last job?

  4. 4.

    Are you willing to travel?

  5. 5.

    Do you have any plans for continued education?

  6. 6.

    How do you handle sick days?

  7. 7.

    What is the toughest problem you've had to face? And how did you overcome it?

  8. 8.

    Was there a person in your career who really made a difference?

  9. 9.

    What have you done to improve your knowledge in the last year?

  10. 10.

    How would you ultimately describe your work style?

  11. 11.

    Are you applying for other jobs?

  12. 12.

    What is your philosophy towards work?

  13. 13.

    Do you know anyone who works for us?

  14. 14.

    Have you ever been asked to leave a position?

  15. 15.

    Why should I hire you over my other top candidate?

  16. 16.

    How did you hear about this position?

  17. 17.

    How would your references describe you?