o What is the most interesting thing you've done in the past three years?
o What do you want me to know about you that isn't on your résumé?
o Tell me about an interesting article you recently read in the newspaper.
o What?s the last non-school related book you read? What did you learn from this book?
oWhat kinds of tasks and responsibilities motivate you the most?
o Why should I hire you and not the next candidate who walks in the door?
o Do you prefer to work with others or on your own?
o What is your greatest strength? Weakness?
Questions about your qualifications:
o Why do you want to work here? Why should I hire you?
o Do you have theskills to work in this position/company?
o What specific skills have you acquired or used in previous jobs that related to this position?
o Tell me about what you learned from your previous jobs and internships.
o What did you like/dislike about your last job?
o What is your biggest accomplishment?
o Describe yourleadership/communication/coordinating/etc style?
Questions about your education:
o Why did you choose to study ___?
o Describe the course that has had the greatest impact on your thinking.
o What courses did you enjoy the most? Least?
o Tell me about your extracurricular activities during school. What do you believe you have gained from these experiences?
Questions about yourunderstanding of the job/company:
o What do you know about our company? Position?
o Why did you apply to our organization?
o What interests/impresses you about this organization?
o What criteria are you using to evaluate the organization for which you hope to work?
o What can you tell us about our company?
o What do you think of ourorganizational structure?
o Who else are you interviewing with? What do you think of those organizations?
o Are you seeking employment in a company of a certain size? Why?
o Do you have a geographic preference?
o What are your salary expectations for this position?
o Where do you see yourself in ___ years?
o Tell me about a time when you were able to express your opinions maturely in spite of disagreements or objections.
o Give me an example of a time when you had to be assertive in giving directions to others.
o Tell me about a time when you successfully expressed your ideas/opinions in a tactful and careful way.
o Tell me about a timewhen you were willing to disagree with another person in order to build a positive outcome.
o Describe a time when you had to sell an idea to our boss, authority figure, or technical expert.
o Tell me about a time when you had to present a proposal/idea to a person in authority and were able to do this successfully.
o Tell me about a situation whereyou had to be persuasive and sell your idea to someone else.
o Tell me about your most successful experience when make a speech or presentation to a group.
o Tell me about an experience of yours that illustrates your ability to influence another person verbally.
o Tell me about a specific time when your skill in listening helped you to communicate better.
oTell me about the writing experiences you have had that you think will contribute to your ability to do this job well.
Creativity and Innovation:
o Tell me about a situation in which you were able to find a new and better way of doing something significant.
o Tell me about a time when you were creative in solving a problem.
o Describe a time when you were able...