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What cost-cutting measures have you been responsible for implementing?

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The interviewer wants to hear that you are capable of leading department initiatives. Openly share the largest, and most impressive, cost-cutting measure you have been in charge of by sharing who identified the initiative, how you were selected to lead the implementation, providing a brief overview of the cost-cutting measure, and talking through an overview of what steps you took during the implementation. Be sure to mention all of the positive kudos you received following the implementation.

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What cost-cutting measures have you been responsible for implementing?
Analysis of utility and gas bills.
I avoid printing unnecessarily and try to save with supporting in a folder.
I have been responsible with helping with the labor cards and employee costs.

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