How to Answer “Why Are You Interested in This Position” in an Interview

Author: Alison Green Source: The Cut Sit down for any job interview and one of the first questions you’re likely to be asked is, “Why are you interested in this position?” If you think that’s a softball question, to some extent you’re right. For most interviewers, it’s a way of easing into the conversation that …

Supercharge Your Job Search

Author: Andrew Keshner Source: MarketWatch The number of U.S. job openings rebounded to a near-record 7.49 million in March after falling to a nine-month low in February, the Department of Labor announced Tuesday. April’s jobs report showed it’s been decades since the unemployment rate was this low, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday. So …

12 Interview Questions Designed to Trick You

Author: Taylor Tobin Source:FairyGodBoss We want to start by offering the following reassurance: nine times out of ten, employers aren’t formulating interview questions with the express purpose of tripping you up. They’re asking for information that can legitimately help them come to a hiring decision, and they have nothing to gain from blindsiding you with a “Gotcha!” …