How would you answer this question in your interview?

Question: What do you see as the proper role/mission of… …a good (job title you’re seeking); …a good manager; …an executive in serving the community; …a leading company in our industry; etc. TRAPS: These and other “proper role” questions are designed to test your understanding of your place in the bigger picture of your department, … Continue reading How would you answer this question in your interview?

How to answer “What would you say to your boss if he’s crazy about an idea, but you think it stinks?” question in your interview.

TRAPS: This is another question that pits two values, in this case, loyalty and honesty, against one another. BEST ANSWER: . . C A P T A I N I N T E R V I E W . . Remember the rule stated earlier: In any conflict between values, always choose integrity. Example: I … Continue reading How to answer “What would you say to your boss if he’s crazy about an idea, but you think it stinks?” question in your interview.

How to answer “How do you feel about working nights and weekends?” question in your interview

TRAPS: Blurt out “no way, Jose” and you can kiss the job offer goodbye. But what if you have a family and want to work a reasonably normal schedule? Is there a way to get both the job and the schedule you want? BEST ANSWER: . . C A P T A I N I … Continue reading How to answer “How do you feel about working nights and weekends?” question in your interview