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12 Questions that Make you Look Like a Genius During Job Interviews

https://leadershipfreak.blog/2018/08/09/12-questions-that-make-you-look-like-a-genius-during-job-interviews/

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12 Questions that Make you Look Like a Genius During Job Interviews
The questions you ask reveal your concerns, values, aspirations, and priorities. The questions you ask reflect who you are. No questions indicate: Low engagement. Inactive brains. Fear of looking dumb. Lack of aspiration. The belief that you already know. 12 Questions that make you look like a genius during job interviews: What new challenges/opportunities is...

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11 Smart Job Interview Questions

11 Smart Job Interview Questions
  1. What new challenges/opportunities is your organization facing over the next year or two?
  2. How might this position have positive impact on these new challenges/opportunities

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How To Question Your Interviewer

  • The questions you ask show who you are. They reveal your concerns, values, aspirations, and priorities. Avoid questions that show low engagement, fearfulness and arrogance.
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The Typical Job Interview Process

  1. Screening call or on-site interview: lengthy when done by HR and short when it’s someone technical, also not a good time to fire all your questions.
  2. Technical interview: ...

Questions For Your Screener

Have an introduction and a concise story to tell about your work history. Stack questions are mostly inappropriate here but you can ask the following:

  1. What is the hiring process? Be suspicious if they are asking for too much in one of the steps.
  2. Tell me about the tech team. Find more about the company’s hierarchies and the people who compose them.

Asking Questions On The Technical Interview

Prepare well for this. At the end of the meeting, they should ask if you have questions and you can ask as many as you need to help you decide to work there or not. You can use that to build rapport if the interview was a little off.

Answers To Common Interview Questions

  1. Can you tell me a little bit about yourself? Don’t tell your life story; answer clearly and concisely. Focus on professional accomplishments.
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The Smartest Way To Answer Interview Questions

The interviewer is likely looking for someone who can solve problems, has good interpersonal skills and the ability to get things done using good judgment and effectiveness. 

Not every question lets you show skills easily, so reframing a question to get to the answer you want to communicate might be the best way to do so.