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

How to answer “Have you been absent from work more than a few days in any previous position?” question in your interview

TRAPS: If you’ve had a problem, you can’t lie. You could easily be found out. Yet admitting an attendance problem could raise many flags. BEST ANSWER: . . C A P T A I N I N T E R V I E W . . If you have had no problem, emphasize your excellent … Continue reading How to answer “Have you been absent from work more than a few days in any previous position?” question in your interview