Straight-to-the-Point Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your next job interview, here are 17 direct and to the point interview questions.

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Do you have any plans for continued education?

"I believe that continued education is always a good idea. I like to expand my knowledge when possible. With that said, my job would always come first. I understand that you have a tuition reimbursement program for your employees seeking related coursework. I would be interested in learning more about this down the road."

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  • 1. Do you have any plans for continued education?

  • 2. Why did you leave your last job?

  • 3. Do you know anyone who works for us?

  • 4. Are you applying for other jobs?

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

  • 6. What is your philosophy towards work?

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

  • 8. Have you ever been asked to leave a position?

  • 9. What challenges are you looking for in a position?

  • 10. Are you willing to travel?

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

  • 12. How would you ultimately describe your work style?

  • 13. How do you handle sick days?

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

  • 15. Why should I hire you over my other top candidate?

  • 16. How did you hear about this position?

  • 17. How would your references describe you?