interviews

Why You Shouldn't Try To Humblebrag In A Job Interview

Humblebragging is notoriously obnoxious, but it feels necessary sometimes. For example, in a job interview, we’re often told to answer the dreaded “what’s your biggest weakness” question with something sly, such as “I’m too much of a perfectionist.” People see through this. It’s better to either be honest about your bragging or be open about your weaknesses.



The Best Way To Approach The 'What Motivates You?' Interview Question

There are a lot of questions you should expect in an interview, but sometimes the questions are so broad you don’t know how to answer them on the spot. A little self-reflection before your interview can prepare you for one of the most open-ended questions you might run into.


Killer Interview Question: What Would You Do With $10 Million Right Now?

Another addition to the killer interview questions collection: what would you do with $10 million right now?.


Killer Interview Question: What Will You Hate About This Job?

A particularly tricky addition to the killer interview questions collection: what will you hate about this job?


Embrace The Silent Pause When Asked A Difficult Question

Whether it’s an interview or just a conversation with a friend, people sometimes ask really odd, difficult questions. It’s easy to blurt out something you later regret. Instead, learn to embrace silence before giving your answer.


The Worst Job Interview Horror Stories

Nothing kills the excitement of a possible new job like a terrible interview. Last week we asked you what your worst job interviews were like, and you delivered. Here are the most nightmarish experiences, as told by you.


Prep For Interviews By Considering The Implications Of Your Work

There are lots of ways that you can ace job interviews. One important strategy is to prepare examples of how your work has impacted others.


Killer Interview Question: List Six Things That Make You Nervous

A strange and sneaky addition to the killer interview questions collection: list six things that make you nervous.


Tell Us Your Worst Job Interview Experiences

Job interviews have the potential to either be exciting, hopeful experiences, or be a complete disaster. What was your absolute worst job interview experience?