General Interview Questions

IQ1 Tell me a little about yourself.

IQ2 Why should we hire you? What relevant experience do you have?

IQ3 Why have you chosen this company? Why do you want this job?

IQ4 What do you know about this company? What appeals to you about this company?

IQ5 How would you contribute to this company?

IQ6 What is your greatest strength? What are your key strengths and skills?

IQ7 What is your greatest weaknesses? What are your weaknesses?

IQ8 Why did you leave your last job?

IQ9 Are you a team player? What role do you take when working on a team?

IQ10 Where do you see yourself in the next 5 or 10 years?

IQ11 Why do you think you would do well at this company?

IQ12 Describe your work ethic. Describe the way you work.

IQ13 What would your last boss say about you? What would your previous co-workers say about you?

IQ14 What can you do for us that another candidate can’t?

IQ15 What is most important to you in a new job?

IQ16 How does a career with this company fit the career path you have chosen for yourself?

IQ17 What has been your biggest professional accomplishment so far?

IQ18 Do you have any other skills that we have not already discussed?

IQ19 What are your long-term goals?

IQ20 What are your short-term goals?

IQ21 What did you like about your last job?

IQ22 What did you dislike about your last job?

IQ23 How would you describe your previous employer?

IQ24 How well do you work under pressure?

IQ25 Why did you choose this industry?

IQ26 Tell me about an achievement you are most proud of.

IQ27 In what way have your has your college or university degree prepared you for this job?

IQ28 Why is there a gap in your employment? Explain what you did at this time.

IQ29 Tell me what you learned from your experiences abroad.

IQ30 What type of salary are you looking for?