At the Job Interview

 

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Good morning. Please take a seat. Why are you applying for this job?
I'm looking for a job that fits my qualifications and a company I can grow with.
Why should I hire you? What are your strengths?
I work well with other people and I'm very ambitious. I'm also always looking for opportunities to learn and grow.
Do you work well under pressure?
Yes, I'm able to stay calm and focused.
Where do you see yourself in the next five years?
By then I would like to have improved my skills and become more independent in what I do.
Do you have any questions for me Mr. Acker?
No, I think I have a good understanding of the job and I'm excited at the prospect of working within your team.
Thanks for coming in today. We will call you soon with our decision.
Thanks for seeing me. Have a nice day.
 

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Do you   well under pressure?
 
 
 
Yes, I'm   to stay calm and focused.
 
 
 
Where do you see   in the next five years?
 
 
 
By then I would like to have improved my skills and become more independent   what I do.
 
 
 
 

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What are your weaknesses?
Are you qualified for this position?
What are your short term goals?
Can you tell me something about yourself?
My English language skills are a weakness that I am currently working on.
I have the experience and skills you are looking for.
My goal is to always perform exceptionally and I want to take on more challenging projects.
I'm an easy-going person and I work well with other people.
What are your weaknesses?
 
Are you qualified for this position?
 
What are your short term goals?
 
Can you tell me something about yourself?
 
My English language skills are a weakness that I am currently working on.
 
I have the experience and skills you are looking for.
 
My goal is to always perform exceptionally and I want to take on more challenging projects.
 
I'm an easy-going person and I work well with other people.
 
 
 

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    • He's able to stay in his seat.
       
    • He's able to stay calm and focused.
       
    • He doesn't work well under pressure.
       
 
 
 
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    • He has questions.
       
    • He has a good understanding and is excited.
       
    • He is nervous about the job.
       
 
 
 
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    • He is good at problem-solving.
       
    • He works well with other people and is ambitious.
       
    • He is always punctual.
       
 
 
 
 

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Ashlee
Good morning. Please take a seat. Why are you applying for this job?
You
I'm looking for a job that fits my qualifications and a company I can grow with.
Why should I hire you? What are your strengths?
I work well with other people and I'm very ambitious. I'm also always looking for opportunities to learn and grow.
Do you work well under pressure?
Yes, I'm able to stay calm and focused.
Where do you see yourself in the next five years?
By then I would like to have improved my skills and become more independent in what I do.
Do you have any questions for me Mr. Acker?
No, I think I have a good understanding of the job and I'm excited at the prospect of working within your team.
Thanks for coming in today. We will call you soon with our decision.
Thanks for seeing me. Have a nice day.
You
Good morning. Please take a seat. Why are you applying for this job?
Job Applicant
I'm looking for a job that fits my qualifications and a company I can grow with.
Why should I hire you? What are your strengths?
I work well with other people and I'm very ambitious. I'm also always looking for opportunities to learn and grow.
Do you work well under pressure?
Yes, I'm able to stay calm and focused.
Where do you see yourself in the next five years?
By then I would like to have improved my skills and become more independent in what I do.
Do you have any questions for me Mr. Acker?
No, I think I have a good understanding of the job and I'm excited at the prospect of working within your team.
Thanks for coming in today. We will call you soon with our decision.
Thanks for seeing me. Have a nice day.
 
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