“What are your strengths?” is a classic interview question, and you should be prepared to answer it.
In your answer you get to focus on what you like doing, what you’re good at and what makes you feel good. Tell a story and be memorable – don’t just list adjectives like a thesaurus.
This is a fairly open-ended question and depending when it is asked, you might have different answers. If you’ve already covered a few basic behavioral questions, and this question comes last, then it’s your chance to deliver a final pitch of why you’re the best candidate for this job.
There’s no generic reply for this question, and there shouldn’t be! Use this question to talk about how great you are. And if that thought makes you uncomfortable, prepare the answer in advance and rehearse a few times.
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