How To Answer One Of The Most Common Job Interview Questions

"Where do you see yourself in five years?" When it comes to job interviews, there are few questions more annoying than this. It's cliched and frankly none of their business. Nevertheless, your answer will be carefully assessed and could adversely affect your chances of being hired. This video from The Muse explains how not to answer the question, along with a few tips on how to ace it.

While it's unlikely that many job applicants would launch into the responses shown above, the advice underneath is still sound — appearing disinterested or being hopelessly vague obviously won't net you an points, for example. Be sure to keep watching for some useful tips on what to include in your answer.

The Right (and Wrong) Way to Answer "Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?" | The Muse


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