Tip #324: Tricks to Answering Interview Questions

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“We wanted a responsible man for this job,” said the employer to the applicant. “Well, I guess I’m just your man,” said the young fellow. “No matter where I worked, whenever anything went wrong, they told me I was responsible.” Bill Adler

There are tricks to answering interview questions so that the interviewers hear what they need to hear to know that you are the best candidate for the job.

When you hear an interview question, always answer the question behind the question. Think about what the interviewer really wants to know.

For example, a common interview question is “Why do you want this job?” The question behind the question is “Why would we want you in this job?”

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