Tackle 5 tough job interview questions

Preparing for these popular but tricky questions can help you impress interviewers.
By Stephanie Vozza

Looking for a new job is stressful enough, but to make matters more challenging, some interview questions seem like minefields. However, understanding more about what hiring personnel want to know when asking these questions can help you prepare. You can then formulate an answer ahead of time, which can help calm your nerves and allow you to tackle the challenge with insight instead of guesses.

We asked human resources experts for their insider knowledge on traditional but tricky interview questions. They shared what these questions are designed to reveal about a candidate, good ways to reply to them, and mistakes you should avoid in your answer.

 

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