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Interviews are biased

According to The Economist, 80% of CEOs worry about skill shortages — up from 50% in 2012. Problem: recruiting is outdated. The status quo for job interviews is outdated and ripe for disruption.
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“Resume Gap” Interview Questions
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‘Can you explain these gaps in your resume?’ Why are recruiters asking this? Taking a career timeout may be a choice, or it may not.

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“Future” Interview Questions
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‘Where do you see yourself in five years?’ Why are recruiters asking this? Recruiters ask future-oriented questions to understand your expectations for your career, your

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“Failure” Interview Questions
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‘Tell me about a time you failed. How did you deal with the situation?’ Why are recruiters asking this? It’s okay to fail. It happens

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“Ethics” Interview Questions
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‘Would you ever lie for a company?’ Why are recruiters asking this? Recruiters ask “ethics” questions to understand your morals and integrity. One example could

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“Dedication” Interview Questions
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‘Give me some examples of doing more than required in your job.’ Why are recruiters asking this? Everyone has had difficult moments at work and

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“Conflict” Interview Questions
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‘Tell me about a time you dealt with conflict at work.’ Why are recruiters asking this? No one is perfect and day-to-day people do get

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“Company” Interview Questions
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Why are recruiters asking this? “Why do you want to work for this company?” is one of the hardest questions to answer, and at the

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“Availability” Interview Questions

Often recruiters have internal deadlines and procedures, so asking “When can you start” is a way of checking that your availability aligns with the company’s

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“Accomplishment” Interview Questions <...

‘What is your greatest achievement?’ Why are recruiters asking this? Asking “What’s your greatest achievement” is a way to learn about your hard skills and

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“Academics” Interview Questions
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‘Discuss your educational background.” Why are recruiters asking this? An academic question is one based on your education, like: “Explain your educational background.” Recruiters might

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“About” Interview Questions
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‘Tell me about your work experience.” Why are recruiters asking this? An “about” question is simple: “Tell me about yourself”.  Recruiters might start a first

Types of Interviews

Types of Interviews Every interviewee (that’s you! The person who wants a job) should be aware that there is no right or wrong technique to

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