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Prepare for your next interview with these questions

Purdue Center for Career Opportunities (CCO) has a great list of 32 common interview questions as compiled by student ambassador Angela Petrie.

Shake those nerves by getting prepared.

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Top 10 Interview Questions

  1. Tell me about yourself.
  2. Tell me about your education.
  3. What are your strengths?
  4. What are 2 – 3 weaknesses you need to improve?
  5. How would you define success?
  6. Describe an ideal work environment.
  7. What is your greatest achievement and why?
  8. What are your salary expectations?
  9. Why do you want to work here?
  10. Why should I hire you?

Be sure to check out the rest of the interview questions on the Purdue CCO blog. The CCO is a great career resource for students AND alumni. Visit them in YOUNG 132 or call 765-494-3981 for more information.