Dave Kerpen, CEO of the tech startup Likeable Local, recommends asking the question "What will my work contribute to the company's mission?" as the best question to ask at an interview. This question indicates that the c... More »

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When interviewing an athlete, it's best to focus questions on their best and worst games as well as their plans for the future. Here are some ideas for inspiration when building a list of questions. More »

Good interview questions include "Tell me about a project or accomplishment that you consider to be the most significant in your career" and "Tell me about a time when things didn't go the way you wanted." A less common ... More »

The question "Why did you apply for this job?" seems simple but actually encapsulates several vital questions a job interviewer wants to know about, including the applicant's knowledge about the company and passion for t... More »

To answer a phone interview question, a person needs to prepare by researching the prospective company, creating a comfortable speaking environment and articulating specific credentials, according to Forbes. These action... More »

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A second interview for a job often involves meeting with a different set of people than were present at the initial interview, possibly the actual boss who will make the decision, other company employees in the same work... More »

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A preliminary interview is an initial meeting to gather basic information about how an applicant's goals, skills and qualifications can benefit a company's needs. Doing a little research on a company can help an applican... More »