Ghostwriter Interview Questions

28 Questions and Answers by
Christina Erne is a meteorologist and a journalist at News 10 ABC in Albany, NY.

Question 1 of 28

If you did not choose to be a ghostwriter, what career path would you choose and why?

Ghostwriter Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    If you did not choose to be a ghostwriter, what career path would you choose and why?

  2. 2.

    What writing project do you consider the most difficult?

  3. 3.

    Do you prefer to work full time or as a freelancer?

  4. 4.

    What skills make you unique?

  5. 5.

    How would you describe yourself in three words?

  6. 6.

    Why do you want to be a ghostwriter?

  7. 7.

    How do you deal with confrontation with a manager or client and how do you resolve it?

  8. 8.

    Why do you want to remain anonymous as a writer?

  9. 9.

    How do you work under stress?

  10. 10.

    What will you contribute to our company?

  11. 11.

    How are you able to ensure you get your work done in a timely manner?

  12. 12.

    Are you willing to go above and beyond for the job?

  13. 13.

    What time of day do you work best?

  14. 14.

    How does your anonymous writing differ from the material you produce under your proper name?

  15. 15.

    What are your benefits expectations?

  16. 16.

    How do you describe your communication skills?

  17. 17.

    What are your salary expectations?

  18. 18.

    How does this job fit into your career plans?

  19. 19.

    What is your favorite project to date and why?

  20. 20.

    Do you consider yourself an organized person?

  21. 21.

    What is your typical work flow like?

  22. 22.

    What similarities are there between you and our organization?

  23. 23.

    Where do you see yourself five years from now?

  24. 24.

    What is your least favorite writing project?

  25. 25.

    What is your favorite kind of writing project?

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    How do you describe your writing style?

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    What do you feel are your responsibilities as a ghostwriter?

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    Have you ever been a ghostwriter before?