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If a coworker had to make a pitch to me about your personality, what would they say?

1 of 20 Latest Interview Questions Interview Questions and Answers Written by Rachelle Enns

Updated on June 29th, 2018 | Rachelle is a job search expert, career coach, and headhunter
who helps everyone from students to fortune executives find success in their career.
How to Answer

The interviewer is looking for an honest take on your coworker relationships. Be sure to incorporate some unique keywords that will make your answer stand out. Assuming that other candidates will describe themselves as friendly, with considerable attention to detail, what clever describing words can you come up with?

Here are some fresh options to choose from:

- Adaptable
- Courteous
- Diligent
- Exuberant
- Intuitive
- Persistent
- Resourceful
- Sincere
- Unassuming
- Witty

Professional Answer Examples
Answer example

"My coworkers would say that I am diligent and resourceful. I won't stop until I find an answer or innovation in every situation. I will use my creative thinking skills to come up with solutions and often see options that others do not."

Answer example

"As a manager, and a person in general, my coworkers would describe me as unassuming and intuitive. I know what my team needs before they voice the need and I do not manage in a way that makes anyone feel inferior or afraid. I am talented but do not need to announce this or demand respect."

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"My resourcefulness and exuberance are the two traits that my coworkers would comment on the most. I am not the type of marketer to just throw money at a situation. I dive deep into the research and use my creative mind to create successful strategies. I have a lot of energy at work and hope this exuberance rubs off on them even on the toughest of days."

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"My coworkers and I get along very well. I believe the first thing they would comment on is my level of sincerity with the team and with my customers. I am honest about my feelings but keep the feelings of others top of mind when delivering feedback, for example."

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"I am adaptable to any situation. My coworkers comment on this quite often because I have an uncanny ability to fit in with any type of client in any setting. I am a great salesperson to bring with you to meetings because of my ability to warm up a room."

Answer example

"My sincerity and persistence with my students are the traits that my colleagues would speak to the most. I adore my students and truly care about their success. I encourage genuine conversation and never allow a student to speak poorly about themselves."

Written by:

Rachelle Enns
Rachelle Enns is a job search expert, executive headhunter, career catalyst, and interview coach. Utilized by top talent from Fortune companies like Microsoft, General Electric, and Nestle, she helps professionals position themselves in today's competitive digital marketplace. Rachelle founded Renovate My Resume and Executive Resume Solutions, two companies focused on helping job seekers get their edge back. She helps everyone from new graduates looking for their first placement, to CEO's who want more out of their career. Rachelle coaches students to executives on how to master the toughest interview questions and how to handle the most bizarre interview situations; all with confidence and poise. Rachelle trains other career coaches, recruiters, and resume writers, globally. A big part of her job is also spent coaching HR professionals on how to bring the human touch back into their interview and hiring process.
First written on: 06/01/2015
Last modified on: 06/29/2018

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If a coworker had to make a pitch to me about your personality, what would they say?
They would say that I'm charming, funny, friendly, and calming for people to understand about their problems.
They would say that I'm hard working motivated have good work ethic and just a good guy to work with.
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