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If I were to give you a recipe to follow but you felt your own method was better, how would you handle that?

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

Advice
Often times, as the expert, we will feel that our way is better. Talk to the hiring manager about your ability to overcome that thinking, and follow instructions that you've been given, despite your desire to do your own thing.

Basic answer example
"If I were given a recipe to follow, but felt that my method was better, I would still follow the recipe that I was given. It is important to be flexible. If I felt comfortable enough, I would probably make the recipe using my own method and ask my boss for feedback on the end result. Perhaps they would like my way in the end, as well!"

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If I were to give you a recipe to follow but you felt your own method was better, how would you handle that?
1.
I would follow the recipe as the boss says to do so.
2.
Yes I can do it for you but before that I need to show you my reciepe.
3.
Obviously follow your recipe and follow your methods.

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