Five words may not seem like many, yet they may be enough to help you land a job during that all-important interview. In fact, the ability to get straight to the point is often a deciding factor.
Learning how to develop answers that wow is one of those job interview tips that I need to practice all the time. An interview isn’t like writing. You can’t go back and edit things out. Once its been said, it’s on record.
1. What is Your Work Style?
Words that describe your personality don’t show your assets as an employee. Words that describe the way you approach the challenges of the job do. At the same time, avoid overworked terms. Creative. Team player. Collaborator.
Instead go for words that have a lower cliché factor. Focused. Team oriented. Consistent.