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Top 20 FBI Interview Questions

Question 1 of 24
When have you gone above and beyond the call of duty for another individual?
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Question 2 of 24
What is your greatest strength?
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Think of a trait that has helped you get to this point in your career. You may have completed higher level degrees and worked in law enforcement prior to this interview. Whatever your background, you have strengths that have helped you to achieve your current status. Strengths can be skills or traits that can help you in all kinds of circumstances. Your strengths will help you to perceive situations with greater accuracy and be able to interpret conversations and evidence to notice the important subtleties. Attention to detail will help you make solid decisions and be precise. Think of some of the responsibilities and how your strengths will lend themselves to make you an exceptional addition to the team.
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Question 3 of 24
What is your greatest weakness?
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"I tend to be a people-pleaser and it has gotten me in trouble when I take on more than I can handle. I'm learning my limitations and learning how to say "
Preparing for this question requires a little bit of self-awareness and strategy. Focus on a weakness that you could possibly turn into a strength or share something you are taking action to improve. Being a people-pleaser or a perfectionist are great examples of potential strengths depending on how you talk about them. "I tend to be a people-pleaser and it has gotten me in trouble when I take on more than I can handle. I'm learning my limitations and learning how to say "no" or "let me check my schedule" before I say yes to anything." This example goes from talking about a weakness to showing how it has helped create awareness and an ability to set boundaries. Always share what you are learning or have learned from your weakness. This shows your interviewer that you are adaptable and willing to grow.
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Question 4 of 24
How do you handle stress and pressure?
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"When I was pursuing my masters degree I was also working full time. Both my job and classes demanded my time and attention, which was extremely stressful. I learned how to prioritize and manage my time to where I could allow myself breaks and deal with the stress more effectively."
Your job can be intense at times, so you will need a plan to combat stress before it gets you down! Discuss the tools you use to stay calm. How do you continue to pay attention to detail and work cautiously to ensure there are no errors in your work? Explain that you understand the pressure of your job and that you have experienced similar pressure before. Your experience handling stress well will speak volumes! Give an example. "When I was pursuing my masters degree I was also working full time. Both my job and classes demanded my time and attention, which was extremely stressful. I learned how to prioritize and manage my time to where I could allow myself breaks and deal with the stress more effectively."
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Question 5 of 24
Why should we hire you?
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Question 6 of 24
When was the last time that you thought outside of the box? What did you do?
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Question 7 of 24
What is the FBI's policy on the use of deadly force by its special agents?
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Question 8 of 24
What is the mission of the FBI?
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Question 9 of 24
Why do you want a career in the FBI?
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Question 10 of 24
Tell me about a time when someone challenged your trustworthiness. How did you respond?
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Question 11 of 24
Where do you see yourself in five years?
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Question 12 of 24
Tell me about a time when you used your analytical skills to solve a problem.
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Question 13 of 24
Tell me about a past experience that required you to be alert to details while completing the task.
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Question 14 of 24
When was the FBI founded?
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Question 15 of 24
When we perform a thorough background check on you and your family, what is the worst thing we are going to find?
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Question 16 of 24
Have you ever stolen anything valued at more than ten dollars?
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Question 17 of 24
Give me an example of how well you can listen to and follow instructions.
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Question 18 of 24
How do you stay up to date with the latest technology?
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Question 19 of 24
Would you lie to a friend? What if it was for their own benefit?
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Question 20 of 24
When have you kept a secret in your life?
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Question 21 of 24
Name a time when your morals were questioned.
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Question 22 of 24
Name a difficult writing assignment you successfully completed. How did you organize it?
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Question 23 of 24
Describe a major change that occurred in a job that you held. How did you adapt to this change?
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Question 24 of 24
How do maintain a balance between work and the rest of your life?
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Question 1 of 24
When have you gone above and beyond the call of duty for another individual?
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1.
When I worked at a daycare center during the summer, one family did not speak english very well, the child was fluent in english, while the parents spoke only a little and were fluent in porteguse, in order to assist them in understanding the notes and homework that were going home, I was able to use my elementary spanish knowledge to communicate with them and tell them the notes that way they could understand.
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I have babysitted 6 kids, I have none.
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My child age 8 fell on a mountain and hit her head. I carried her down crabtree falls. I also stopped a girl fight before, by picking up one of the girls and setting her aside.
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When they asked me to help trainee them.
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I have gone above and beyond for another individual last year when in my class a student got nervous and couldn't finish his speech so I got up and helped him.
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I try my hardest to do that for most people.
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I met with an individual I knew through the military and saw she was struggling. I got her registered into the VA, receiving treatment, and found her a job.
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Daily. As a manger, my job is to be a boss. I go above and beyond to also be my team's friend. I get to know my team, and they will respect and work hard for me.
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I've never been on the call of duty. But if I was, I would be solid.
10.
It would be for multiple individuals, notifying authorities of a impaired driver while on my home. Keeping people away from the erratic driver and assisting local authorities in the interdiction.
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Yes! Always my wife and mother.
12.
So far, I have not gone above the call of duty.
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When I was in high school freshman year, my closest friend have been bullied by a group of boys who wanted to take her down. I wanted to help so much that I went up to him and gave him a lesson.
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I worked at an IOC and basically did all the work on shift. Also got paid less then the people who were not doing the work. I continued to do my job and others despite the fact that the pay didn't seem right.
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Giving food to juveniles. Taking them to mcdonalds, buying gift certificates.
Question 2 of 24
What is your greatest strength?
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I am organized and detail oriented. My writing is impeccable. I am a great written communicator. I remember details, cut and paste into documents, and organize to computer folders. I have a great memory.
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My greatest strength is my perseverance through difficult situations in both my personal life and in the workplace. Often times, tasks go uncompleted because of the tedious or arduous activities that make some tasks so difficult. I am able to turn my frustrations into motivation and push through the task at hand to achieve the best end goal which benefits the work team.
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My problem solving ability would probably be my greatest. I love seeing a problem and methodically finding the solution..
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I benchpressed 400lbs once.
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What is your greatest strength?
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Give me an example of when you were able to meet the personal and professional demands in your life yet still maintained a healthy balance.
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Tenaciousness--will work hard and creatively to complete a task thoroughly, with ease of implementation and follow up paperwork.
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My fast learning quality is my greatest strength I am able to adapt and thrive in any environment.
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My ability to not give in on a chance of life or death, quick to retaliate.
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The ability to see the big picture.
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My greatest strength is the ability to connect with others and my communication skills.
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Remaining calm under pressure.
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My greatest strength is my flexability, and adaptability.
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Perseverance. Getting a job done no matter what and being accountable.
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My determination, grit, courage.
Question 3 of 24
What is your greatest weakness?
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1.
When I am learning how to perform the duties of my assigned position, I learn quickest when I am working with something hands-on. Although it may take me longer to fully learn how to perform the task in the beginning, I have found that the end results are more accurate after I have learned how to perform my tasks under these conditions as opposed to only have heard or read instructions.
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What is your greatest weakness?
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Not having the direct experience of being a FBI Agent but I have a tremendouse capacity to learn.
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Hurt personally although I shouldn't take it personally.
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I tend to get really engulfed in my work and let it take over my time, I will not rest until the work is done, which can lead to issues in the long run.
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Love, guilt trips. Girlfriend.
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It would probably be oral speaking.
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My greatest weakness is failure.
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Never getting stressed out.
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My greatest weakness is that when I become comfortable I will occassionally become complacent.
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Thinking of others ahead of myself. I'm willing to help others or sacrifice something of myself so another has an easier load.
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Greatest weakness would be that I am timid at first.
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My physical well being. Not being in top physical shape.
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I don't have any weaknesses.
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My greatest weakness would I can be too stubborn to ask for help. When I m working on things I believe I should be able to handle myself, I tend to want to not make myself seem/feel weak by asking others for help. As I have gotten older, I have realized my stubbornness and work to combat it by making sure I get as much information as possible, and learn from those who are more knowledgeable than I. I've learned I shouldn't be scared to ask questions and for help if it is going to help me complete my project/task.
Question 4 of 24
How do you handle stress and pressure?
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I am very calm all the time. I like to handles stressful situation methodically and according to policies and procedures developed by those who have gone before me.
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I thrive under stress and pressure and am pushed by these two things to do my best in the workplace. Stress and pressure can be excellent motivators for me and create a positive challenge for myself and my coworkers to do better.
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How do you handle stress and pressure?
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I work out four times per week and insure that get.
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Work harder, decompress during the event as needed, prioritize, pllan a strategy.
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I handle my stress and pressure better than most, I work best in a face paced and stressful environment and it motivates me to continue to work.
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I go to the gym to handle my stress and pressure.
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Depends if it's a client, my child or my husband. Things you can't control, there is no sense to get upset to only make the situation worse. I will raise my voice to my children or even my husband.
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I take some deep breaths and continue.
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A happy face stress ball.
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I handle stress and pressure fine.
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I analyze the situation and take care of it.
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Always calm, never have a temper.
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Calm down and take a deep breath.
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I view stress and pressure as two positive things, I thrive on them because they help motivate and keep me focused in various situations.
Question 5 of 24
Why should we hire you?
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1.
I am college educated/responsible/detail oriented/hard worker/selfless and would like to help put pieces of information together to perhaps spoil and terrorism plot/kidnapping and the like.
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My vigilance and strong observation skills will contribute to making the United States a safer nation. If something appears strange to me, I will continue to investigate further. Once I am familiar with the norm, anything outside of that gives me reason to question. I believe that one is better safe than sorry.
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I can make jelly donuts with smiley faces on them.
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What can you contribute to make this a safer nation? Why?
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I can be trusted to do the right thing because we need to al live in a world that is predicatabe and has a future.
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I can contribute my problem solving skills, high energy face learning personality and dedication to make this nation safer with integrity and handwork.
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Obviously my ability to train myself to utilize a firearm and the proper steps of basic safety.
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I can use my physical ability to make it a safer place.
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Always keep my gun or weapon that I get from this job if I ever get this job keep the weapon in a secret place.
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I can help track down criminals and I will use my knowledge that I already have on them to do so.
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Showing respect for all genders, race, and nationalities.
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By using the skills I possess with the agents that are already employed, we can work together to make this nation safer and affect it in a positive way.
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I can help safeguard this nation by utilizing my intelligence and experience to stop any threats I come across before they happen.
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I am offering my mind and body. The more volunteers we have to make the world safer and make a promise to be a role model of safety, the more likely we can make a difference.
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Study and observe the people to find threats.
Question 6 of 24
When was the last time that you thought outside of the box? What did you do?
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As a teacher, I have to think outside the box almost every day because people learn things in different ways. If I change one word, it may make a difference to one person. If I show something in a different way, it may make a difference to a lot of people.
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When was the last time that you thought outside of the box? What did you do?
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Creatively re-did a child's bedroom.
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I once was lost in the woods in the rain with a bag of wet clothing. I upon that point realized warmth and dry area's sound about perfect. I located a cave, layed my clothing by the fire and warmed up until the rain has passed.
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We were lost in the woods and I found a way to get us out.
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When I was in a fake superhero group with 3 of my other friends and one of my friends said she didn't want to be part of the group so she was officially out and she got jealous of the group after she dropped out so she told her mom that WE kicked her out so my other friend that was in the group felt bad so asked everyone else in the group if we wanted her in and sorry FBI agents this is a long story I can't finish it.
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Last time I thought outside the box was when I had to do a speech but I didn't know how to present it so I decided to make a power point and then put extra slides so people could see how horrible plastic bags are to the environment.
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At work we ran out of shipping labels. I rerouted the information from the computer to a different printer and taped the labels onto the packages instead.
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Most of my examples of thinking outside the box deal with breaking the barrier of functional fixedness. Using a dog cage as a table, using a dime as a screwdriver, etc.
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I tried to build an ironman suit, I drew blueprints and real measurements.
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Thinking outside of the box is just another way to define someone's creativity and inventive qualities. I have countless "outside of the box" thoughts. Not all may be efficient. But the best one I have I cannot expose since I will be patenting it and making royalties.
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Mock WMD scenario, assisted bomb techs with dismantling an ignition device that they had problems with dismantling on their own.
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Critical thinking example.
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When I think about Security thinking outside the box is a necessity. Last time I have thinked outside the was when I was in school it gave me a chance to find alternatives by using my imagination in order to find a resolution. In that case it worked and I graduated with my masters.
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When instead of asking my mom for money, I went straight to her purse and got the money without telling her.
Question 7 of 24
What is the FBI's policy on the use of deadly force by its special agents?
User-Submitted Answers
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Only use deadly force when agent feels the criminal is going to harm the agent or an innocent person.
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Only if your life is threatened or legally sanctioned.
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FBI special agents may use deadly force only when necessary when the agent has a reasonable belief that the subject of such force poses an imminent danger of physical injury to the agent or another person. If feasible, a verbal warning to submit to the authority to the special agent is given prior to the use of deadly force.
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When protecting yourself or partners.
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Special agents may use deadly force only when they think they are in reasonable danger.
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We do not use deadly force unless needed to.
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Only use deadly force if you as an agent or someone else is in immediate harm or death can occur.
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When your life is in danger or the lives of others are in danger you have to take deadly force measures.
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If you feel like your life is in danger or someone else's life is in danger.
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Only when an agent feels when his/her life is threatened.
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Deadly force is authorized only when absolutely necessary.
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Use deadly force when theirs or someone else's life is in danger.
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Use deadly force only when your life of the life of another is threatened.
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Granted if the agent deems it.
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Only when in face of life threatening situation!!
Question 8 of 24
What is the mission of the FBI?
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Protect and serve the nation.
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Protect and defend the united states from foreign and domestic threats and uphold the laws.
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Is to protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats, to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and to provide leadership and criminal justice services to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies and partners.
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Search out anomalies, stop criminals before the crime happens.
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To make the world a better place.
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Track down spies, serial killers, terrorists, hackers, pedophiles, mobsters, gang leaders, and many more besides.
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The mission of the FBI to me is that they protect our country from criminals and make sure we are all safe from them.
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To keep tarrorist out of the country.
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- domestic and international terrorism - protection.
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The mission of the FBI is to protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats, to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and to provide leadership and criminal justice services to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies and partners.
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To provide safety for the US from all angles.
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To protect the innocent and investigate those who are corrupt.
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To protect USA from all threats.
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To protect the citizens of the united states, home or abroad against violence or terrorists acts.
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To protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats, to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and to provide leadership and criminal justice services to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies and partners; and to perform these responsibilities in a manner that is responsive to the needs of the public and is faithful to the Constitution of the United States.
Question 9 of 24
Why do you want a career in the FBI?
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I want to do good in the world. I love problem solving, and I want a work experience that is worthwhile, and ever changing. I thrive on the versatility and I want to work and improve myself in new experiences every day.
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Because I like dressing up in black suits.
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Why do you want a career as a fbi?
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Challenging, interesting, fits my style of working with a high interest, high need challenge.
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I would like a career in the FBI because I have dreamed of it every since I was little, there is no greater honor than to be able to secure our nation and make it the safest it can be.
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I don't. I just want do know the best questions to ask in an interview. So I can have honest, smart people working for me.
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To help people cheat on their English essay.
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I have always wanted to do this from a little kid till now I love how they handle things and the action.
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I want a career in the FBI because I want to help our country get rid of all the evil people and bring justice to those who have lost their lives due to these criminals.
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I believe in protecting my fellow citizens and making this country a better place for everyone.
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- well respected - avenues of growth.
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I want to make something meaningful of myself, hold myself to the highest accountability, and live under rules and strong standards.
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To utilize my skills for the greater good and ensuring the worst criminals are locked behind bars. I will not stand for injustice.
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My act of patriotism and commitment to the safety of all citizens domestic or foreign.
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FBI is the premier LE organization in the world. It would be an honor to work there and I think I have a lot I can bring to the table.
Question 10 of 24
Tell me about a time when someone challenged your trustworthiness. How did you respond?
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For the past few weeks, I have been acting manager in the absence of the store owner at the company where I work. I am the youngest person that works at that location and am the newest employee. For these reasons, my manager was a little skeptical about my capabilities to manage the store alone. My capabilities to run the store in the absence of my supervisor eased her worries and has proven to be of benefit to Cordially Invited.
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If you can, tell me about a time when your trustworthiness was challenged. How did you respond?
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Eucharisitic minister to an elderly woman who was lonely and asked for more of a visit--my husband to stop in and a longer visit. She relayed our visits to her nephew who wondered why we were willing to get close to her. I respected his decision, backed away and reported it to the parish priest, since I ddint' care for the implied interests.
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When I was in high school, my coach accused a few of us on the team from cutting the last half of practice, and going home instead of completing the 3 mile run we were supposed to. I was a little offended, but understood why she thought that we did. I explained to her what happened and because I was reliable in the past, she believed us.
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I do not think I have ever been challenged, I have always been a loyal person.
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My friends thought I was making up or being paranoid about an affair going on in our circle of friends. I challenged them to think about my convictions and how the person I loved the most was the person being cheated on.
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I was asked to take care of one of the corn cannons at my job. I feel like I did very well.
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I don't know what that means.
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My trustworthiness so far hasn't been challenged but it ever was I would respond by saying no matter what happens between us I will never tell anyone even if we get in fights I will always keep your secret safe.
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I was asked to be able to drive my friends home if they got drunk.
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When I was working as a sales associate and accidentally rung up an item under the wrong number, I apologized and said I would pay closer attention.
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- trustworthy all around.
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When I was asked to give internal data by a client. I politely declined to do so as it would involve giving out proprietary information.
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I thought about consequences and the effect my actions would have on numerous people. My loss outweighed my gain.
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I have worked in a place where my trust was used and abused therefore making my desire to work there dwindled FAST. I am a loyal person when it comes to my job and when it comes to trust - I take it very seriously.
Question 11 of 24
Where do you see yourself in five years?
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My aspiration is a career, with advancement potential, with good benefits where I can change lives one person at a time, and make a real difference in the world.
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My aspiration is to be in a position which allows me to work towards world change, utilizing my travel experience and education in international affairs. I want to make traveling an even larger part of my life and use those experiences to contribute to the greater good. I aspire to work in a position that fuels my compassion and ambitions while providing me with my biggest reason to wake up in the morning.
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Be the best at whatever job, make a difference, enjoy the work, be mentally challenged.
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Successful busniess woman.
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Being successful and knowing my family will have somebody to look up to. Thats 100% truth.
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I would like to have a wife and a family.
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To become a famous soccer player like Alex Morgan.
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My aspiration is to do something to help the world or accomplish my life time goal.
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Be a professional at something as opposed to an amateur in many things.
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My aspiration is to rid this world of injustice and criminals who roam the world exploiting on others' fear and helplessness.
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To teach other individuals with what I've learned over my professional career.
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My aspiration is to fight the good fight and why not protect my beloved country while I am at it.
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To have a long career with the FBI in where I perform excellently and then retire.
Question 12 of 24
Tell me about a time when you used your analytical skills to solve a problem.
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I analyze test results on a quarterly basis. I look for pieces of the puzzle that are missing, and that is what drives my instruction in the classroom. Then I teach toward filling the learning gaps that are occurring or have occurred. The ultimate goals are to fill in the holes in learning and make the test scores rise.
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When I worked at a nursing home, I was always looking for various physical, mental, and environmental challenges for the residents and put the pieces together in order to provide them with a safer and more comfortable living experience. Through analyzing the experience of the residents, particularly those who are unable to convey their needs, I was able to provide them quality care in accordance with health laws and policies.
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During an emergency in the ER when no doctor was around to assists me.
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Name a time when you had to use your analytic ability.
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One time I had to use my analytic ability was while I was working as a.
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I once had to thing analytically when writing my thesis.
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I use my analytic ability on a daily basis with my current employment. Everyday I have to analyze each case in order to determine dispositions for the trial.
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I had to use my analytic abilities in order to interpret data and result inconsistencies within making the surveys for the Research center that I intern for.
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The last time I had to figuring something out like that was four days ago.
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Homicide/Murder of Family, Husband missing and neighbors claim that Husbands friend came over that night.
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Almost every day. Specifically when a young man came into my office with his hand in his pocket.
12.
In High School I had to give an oral report.
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When my sister was about to hit me with a pillow.
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I had to use my analytic ability last week while I was doing my speech.
Question 13 of 24
Tell me about a past experience that required you to be alert to details while completing the task.
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Tell us about your experience in past jobs that required you to be especially alert to details while doing the task involved.
2.
Budgeting, safety plans for evacuations, lockdowns, all scheduling, daily and weekly appts, parent events.
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I once went to Bootcamp at Fort Knox, KY. I was part of the BCA program. "Stay alert, Stay alive". Bottom line.
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The jobs I had before taught me to be a hard worker and to never stop.
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I don't know what that means.
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The only job I have had is my family business shop and I have to pay attention to everything while I am helping people because if anything gets stolen and we go report it we have to remember what that person looks like and what they were wearing.
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Bulk sheets and campaign builds. Keywords, ad groups, ad copy, campaign settings, differences btwn engines. Every small piece matter because you may be losing out on client revenue or waste fully spending the clients money.
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While working with Camden PD, we had to pay close attention to the city cameras to detect crime. All with the same mission of fighting crime on the streets of Camden.
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Being quick and know how to deal with customers.
Question 14 of 24
When was the FBI founded?
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When was the FBI founded?
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I don't know I'm not Albert Einstein, don't ask me.
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The FBI was founded on July 26.
Question 15 of 24
When we perform a thorough background check on you and your family, what is the worst thing we are going to find?
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Well, my Father died, my Mother is being investigated. She is marrying a Preacher, which he has left his wife for my Mother. My Papa helped me become a Freemason, and my whole family is Military Bred and Task Force. You'll enjoy my family background.
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You would find that some of my dad's brothers have a criminal record but I don't know what for.
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Both me and my dad have gotten DUIs. I got mine under age and he was an adult.
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Maybe the problems we use to have in the family.
Question 16 of 24
Have you ever stolen anything valued at more than ten dollars?
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Yes I have, unfortunately. I do not appreciate you reminding me of my childish past. You cannot hold a Man back from his future because of his past, that is un-human.
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No, I would never steal anything.
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Yes - money from my dad. Outside of family, I've stolen but not above $10 that I recall.
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No I haven't but i've stolen from my mom and she always knew.
Question 17 of 24
Give me an example of how well you can listen to and follow instructions.
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I know respect. I know responsibility. Show me the way I follow the path, obstacles may come, hell its part of life. Make a way. Listen, be observant, & wise decisions.
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I hated having to go to school.
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I pay attention a little and am good at remembering what they say but when i'm spacing out I don't really remember what they say.
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I recently bought a road bike. Before I had ever ridden one, the instructor went over all the gears, how to mount it, hand positions, leg positions, launch, steering, and stopping. It may sound simple, but he specifically made a comment that I followed his directions perfectly which many people he trains disregard.
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I follow instructions well and usually where ever I work I end up being the un official lead. Everyone comes to me to ask questions and find answers.
Question 18 of 24
How do you stay up to date with the latest technology?
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Honestly, I go to my liking whether it has updated or other products being advertised. I'm typically stationary unless I feel like I would enjoy something else.
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Actually Yes, very well. I currently have the I phone 6+
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I usually know about new wearables, phones, or tvs, but I feel as though there is an endless amount of info about new technology that I may never be able to keep up with especially when it comes to consumer tech vs business or military.
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Yes. I like to find out how the technologies of the future is going to effect the life I live. The key is to adapt to it and learn new things along the way.
Question 19 of 24
Would you lie to a friend? What if it was for their own benefit?
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Yes, but just to keep their friendship.
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I would if it was a life or death situation and could harm them.
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Yes. That's like the age old question "does this dress make me look fat." The answer is always no.
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Never. I care to much for their well being.
Question 20 of 24
When have you kept a secret in your life?
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People trust me so much I get at least 6 secrets each week.
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I have kept a lot of secrets in my life that I don't even remember some of them now.
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I currently hold a big secret from my family.
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I always keep secrets. I don't like drama therefore I stay out of it and distance myself from anything that could be categorized as "DRAMA".
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When it concerned my mom or something I had to deal with alone.
Question 21 of 24
Name a time when your morals were questioned.
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Name a time when your morals were questioned.
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Cultural competence, do I have it?
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When my friend asked me to do somthing that would not to be good to my well being.
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My morals where questioned when a kid in class asked me why I believed that there is a god.
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My parents do not always trust my judgments because they honk I am atheist.
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There are many places and times in my life when my morals were questioned: Simply studying for my Masters Degree and reading up on AL Qaeda some of those books are so informative that it could blind you from thinking clearly. That's why your morals always have to be strong.
Question 22 of 24
Name a difficult writing assignment you successfully completed. How did you organize it?
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State Dept security in DC 1990, filled out the time line and how we did the detail.
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When I was in college I got an assignment to write an essay about my priorities. I managed to follow the steps my high school teacher taught me and I organized my essay by following The 8 step process.
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Name a hard writing assignment you successfully completed and how did you organize it.
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Think, organize, be clear and articulate.
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I did it in chronological order.
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A hard writing assignment was my To Kill A Mocking Bird essay and I organized it by making sure it sounded professional and used big vocabulary words to get a good score.
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An official testing brief. I laid out the goal, the approach, why we want to approach it that way, the timeline, the evaluation criteria, any tbd details we still need to investigate, and any challenges or roadblocks.
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I had to do a project for my masters degree with an individual who lived in Hawaii and we managed to work together an piece the project together with no problems before the deadline. We talked on google chat and communication was strong therefore making the entire project a success.
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About my personal life, which was really hard because of the details I had to include, they were really personal.
Question 23 of 24
Describe a major change that occurred in a job that you held. How did you adapt to this change?
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Changover from paper pubs to microfich, seven team sets 4500 pubs in each. Replaced one pub at a time and did all changes and reports changes recieved and pub relaced before replacing pub with fich.
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Describe a major change that occurred in a job that you held. How did you adapt to this change?
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Change of secretary and head teacher and principal and I was started. Made it my own with working with everyone to assist.
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Well, I take 5 + schools including Universities.
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We had to work under someone totally different.
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A major change in a job I had was when I was 10 because a man stole a jewelry piece that we sold but he was later caught but after that I had to pay attention to my surroundings and everyone and I adapted to the change very fast because I didn't want to be a failure to my dad.
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My client moved agencies and we were all going to be laid off. I didn't waste any time putting myself out there to get a new job, and really think of it as an opportunity to push myself into a better role.
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I went from working a 9-5 to working 2nd shift. I just bit the bullet and did it.
Question 24 of 24
How do maintain a balance between work and the rest of your life?
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Bring laptop and work on vacation during school year in order to keep up, yet only touched it during the quiet of th elate evening.
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I worked at a company and moved to a higher level of support. I lived with my girlfriend paying $600 a month for everything included. Awesome example.
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So far in life I have not yet done anything unless you count me doing speeches that I put a lot of time and effort into.
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Any time I have a scheduled vacation, planning has to happen. What projects are outstanding, who will cover them, who will cover new projects that may come thru, will I be available in emergency situations, does their need to be training, etc. All of these questions needs to be asked in order to properly take your vacation which essentially recharges you.
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I saw a healthy balance between professional demands and my personal life when I was working a 9-5.
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My first year of college, I was sick throughout the whole second semester and still had to pass all of my classes, which I did.

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