Common Interview Questions
Tell me something about yourself. (Remember, say something positive)
How do you handle stressful situations?
How do you deal with criticism and stress?
What is your definition of success?
Why do you think you will fit in with this company? (This is where your research comes in handy)
Have you ever been fired, and why?
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
Do you prefer to work on your own or as a team?
Why are you interested in working for this company?
How do you handle a difference of opinion with your colleagues or superiors?
Why should I hire you?
Common Questions When Applying For Your First Job After College Graduation
Tell me what your most rewarding college experience was.
What extra curricular activities did you participate in?
What have you learned in college that applies directly to this job?
How have you prepared yourself for the transition from college to the workplace?
Are you going to graduate school? If so, do you plan to continue working as well?
How do you plan to manage graduate school and working?
Did you get any hands on experience in college?
How do you feel that college has prepared you for this job?
Have you ever done an internship that helped to prepare you for this type of work?
What do you think is the best asset that you could bring to this company?