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One Hundred Interview Questions

Interview questions & advice on how to win at interview

Job interview tips, questions and answers

How do you get the best out of people?

How do you respond under stress?

Can you provide a recent example of when you were under stress, and how you coped?

What training would you require to be able to do this job?

Why attracted you to this company / firm?

What would you look forward to most in this job?

In your view, what are the major problems/opportunities facing the legal industry?

Describe an occasion when you adapted your own and the team's approach in response to rapidly changing demands.

What will be your key target in this job if we appoint you?

What makes you think you can be successful with us?

How does the job sound to you? Which subjects did you enjoy during your qualifying degree?

Would you be able to relocate if necessary?

Have you always wanted to be a solicitor?

What is most important to you, the job itself or the salary?

Would you be able to supply any references?

What sort of response would we get from your referees about your professional as well as social manner?

Why would you want to do legal aid work? If not, why not? Explain.

Why should we employ you, instead of someone else?

Describe a situation in which you ere able to use your persuasive influence to successfully convince someone to see things your way?

Are you willing to do after-hour work?

Are you a member of any clubs or charities?

What sort of activities are you interested in outside of work?

Are you a socialising person?

Could you outline a decision you have made recently.  How did you go about it? What actions / analysis let up to your decision?

What sort of management skills do you have?

Do you think you require training in management skills?

Do you prefer to manage yourself or let someone else do the managing?

Are you a leader or a follower?

Are you computer literate?

Can you give me a specific example of  a time when yu used good judgment and logic in solving a problem?

What sort of employment background do you have?

How do you manage your time?

Can you provide an example of an important goal which you had set in the past and tell me about your success in reaching it?

Have you applied anywhere else apart from us?

Have you had any other interviews apart from us?

Have you been offered a position yet?

How much notice would you need to give to your present employer if you were offered a position (only where applicable)?

Have you ever been abroad?

Have you ever worked within a multinational team?

Do you speak any other languages apart from English?

Give an example of a time in whcih you had to be relatively quick to come to a decision.  What was the situation and what was the outcome?


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