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Interview Answers That Get Job Offers

Job Interview answersJob interview answers that make hiring managers sit up and take notice of you are ones that clearly show how you will be a benefit to the company. With that in mind, here are 9 links to answers in my How to Answer Interview Questions Series that will especially help you grab that attention—and the offer.

Click the links to go to detailed answers for each interview question.

  • Tell me about yourself – your answer here sets the tone for the entire interview and gives them a succinct framework for why you would be a great hire.

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What can happen when you wow them in the interview...

This is a great story. TJ wowed them so much that a hard-to-get-into company searched to find just the right position for him. Congratulations, TJ!

I wanted to tell Peggy McKee a thousand thank yous.

Even though I narrowly lost out on the position I interviewed for, they were [so] impressed with the answers I gave based on her advice that they searched to find a position for me. I wound up getting a different, equally exciting job offer with the same company (who are hard to get into to).

The senior director told me no one had ever given him a 30-60-90 written out plan before and was wowed. I recommend your book to everyone. - TJ


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Perfect Interview Answers Webinar Review

Job Interview Questions and AnswersAre you considering attending my Perfect Interview Answers Webinar?  See what Matt had to say about how it helped him be more confident and advance through the hiring process:

I thought the webinar was extremely well done. I have been using a lot of the recommendations that you discussed in my Job Acquisition phase that I am currently in.

I was laid off ...from a company I spent the past 23+ years with. Needless to say I had not interviewed other than various promotions within the company I had been with for a number of years.

I have had 5 interviews with a company that I am currently pursuing and am scheduled to fly to their home headquarters ... to meet with their CEO, COO, CFO, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Clinical Officer.

The timing of the [webinar] yesterday could not have been better for me as a refresher and I plan to use a lot of what was presented yesterday for my interview on Friday and am feeling very confident.

Thank you,

Matt

My Perfect Interview Answers webinar is designed to help you 'wow' them in your interview.

This is a free webinar where I coach you on how to deliver perfect interview answers to 4 of the most important interview questions, and give you insights on how to communicate with the hiring manager (interviewer) stronger and more effectively than ever before.

You even get a chance to get personalized expert advice in a free Question and Answer session!

With what you learn in this webinar you will have a big edge over your competition and you can get the job offer.

Find out more about this webinar and sign up to attend:  Perfect Interview Answers

 

Ultimate Guide to Job Interview Success Bundle Amazon eBooks

Crush your interview and get the job with 4 bestselling Amazon ebooks in 1 convenient discounted Ultimate Guide to Job Interview Success bundle!  Preview this bundle by clicking on the image below:

 
 

These essential job interview books will give you the edge you need. What's in the bundle:

#1 - How to Answer Interview Questions

#2 - How To Ace Your Phone Interview

#3 - How Do You Prepare for an Interview?

#4 - Finding a Job Fast Using a 30 / 60 / 90 Day Plan

Get the bundle here: Ultimate Guide to Job Interview Success

How to Answer Interview Questions II Amazon eBook

My first How to Answer Interview Questions book was so popular (#1 Best Seller in Job Interviewing on Amazon) that I wrote another one:  How to Answer Interview Questions II.  It contains another 101 best answers to the toughest job interview questions. Preview it by clicking on the book cover below:

What's new in this book (besides MORE interview questions and answers)?

Scattered throughout the book: Keys to a Great Interview (extra hints and tips for a wildly successful interview—preparation, questions you can ask, and more).

Get How to Answer Interview Questions II today.

 

How to Answer the "Tell Me About Yourself" Job Interview Question Amazon eReport

How you answer “Tell me about yourself” sets the tone of the entire interview. Your answer will either establish a positive bias toward you in the mind of the hiring manager—or it will show them you are not someone to be taken seriously for the job.

Click on the report below to preview this important job interview report:

In this “Quick Read” Report, you will see how to answer “Tell me about yourself”:

- How to Start
- What to Include in Your Answer (And What to Leave OUT)
- How to Make Your Answer Special So You Stand Out

You will bias the interviewer in your favor and boost your chances of getting the job offer.

When you get this report, you also get a BONUS SECTION:

The first 5 Questions and Answers from the best-selling How to Answer Interview Questions II!

 

Perfect Interview Answers Amazon eBook (Free Download)

Preview the first few pages of Perfect Interview Answers on Amazon! Download this book on Amazon for Free!

You must be prepared to answer interview questions. This FREE book will get you read for the toughest interview questions you'll face.

Click on the book to open up the preview of Perfect Interview Answers.

3 Job Interview Questions You Should Always Ask

Job Interview Questions to AskJob seekers should always have questions of their own to ask in the interview. Being strategic with the questions you ask will ensure a better interview, a stronger performance, and a boosted shot at getting the job.

Always ask these 3 questions in your job interviews:

Question 1:

Say your ideal job candidate walked through the door.  What qualities would that person have?

You may be afraid to ask a question like this because you believe you'll put yourself in a negative light, but that isn't true.  Ask this question near the beginning of the interview, and you'll have a blueprint for how to best answer their questions for the rest of the interview.  You'll know what they care about most, and can highlight your skills and accomplishments accordingly.

Question 2:

Based on this conversation, can you see me being successful here in this job?

Yes, it can take some courage to ask a question like this--but if you do, you will boost your chances of actually getting the offer. Why?  Because if they say yes, you will have nudged them toward an important psychological point where they've committed to being in favor of hiring you.  If they say no, you can find out right then why not and possibly clear up any issues.  Many job seekers have turned around a negative interview this way, and received a job offer they would have otherwise lost.

Question 3:

What are the biggest challenges of this role?

This is a great way to uncover critical tasks or potential pitfalls.  Once you know what the challenges are, you can show them how you'll use your skills to conquer those challenges, or how you've approached and solved those kinds of problems before.

Find out more questions to ask, how to research the company, and lots of interview dos and don'ts in our Free Job Interview Prep Kit.

 

How to Answer Interview Questions Amazon eBook

Some of the best job interview prep you can do is to formulate great interview answers ahead of time. You'll be more impressive and better able to show why they should hire you. I put together 101 tough job interview questions along with strategies, tips, and examples to answer them in my book, How to Answer Interview Questions, available on Amazon.  Enjoy a FREE PREVIEW of the first few pages below:

These are the answers you need before your next interview! Read it today!

Amazon.com - Perfect Interview Answers Free Report

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Are you ready with the best answers for 3 of the most-asked questions in job interviews everywhere?

Get my Free Report on Amazon - Perfect Interview Answers: Answers for the Top 3 Toughest Interview Questions

Learn the secrets to standing out over all other candidates in your answers to 3 tough questions:

• Tell me about yourself.
• Why did you leave your last job?
• Why do you want to join this company?

Use these answers to stand out and sell yourself for the job. Amazon-Logo - Copy

2 BONUS SECTIONS –
• Discover the ONE question that YOU can ask that will get you the offer.
• See a ‘cheat sheet’ list of questions that interviewers like to ask.

With this free report, you will be ready to crush your interview and get the Amazon_Buy_Buttonoffer!
Download this free report now!

 

14 Job Interview Questions You Should Be Asking

Job Interview Questions to AskIf you want to stand out from other candidates, and have an excellent interview that results in a job offer, you should ask questions.  I've put together a starting list of great questions to ask your interviewer.  Weave some of these questions into the conversation (don't ask them all at once) and you will have a fantastic job interview.

Questions That Give You Better Answers To Their Questions

 - What would an ideal candidate for this job look like?  

 - Tell me about your most successful employee.

 - What tasks will define success for this job?

 - What would sink an employee in this position?

What they say in response to these types of questions will tell you what they consider important.  This knowledge will help you deliver better, more tailored answers to their questions.

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Best Job Interview Answers

JIQAVideoWhat are the best job interview answers you can give in your next interview?  Find out from an experienced, successful interview coach in free videos!

We have gathered 50 of the toughest job interview questions that I have answered for you in a video format:

Job Interview Questions and Answers VIDEOS

The videos allow you to hear tone, inflection, and other subtleties that make a big difference in the quality of your answer.  Not everyone learns the same, so videos may be just what you need to develop the best job interview answers you've ever delivered.

99% of job seekers (more than 270,000) who have experienced these say that they improve their interview answers immediately.

You have to try this.

In total, there are 50 different videos--and, you get the first 5 answers free!  (See the first 5 interview questions and answers here.)

Click the link below to go to the page and check it out: 

Job Interview Questions and Answers Videos

 

 

Perfect Interview Answers Free Training Webinar

Did you know that employers are listening for certain words, phrases, and concepts in your interview answers? If you don’t say what they want to hear, you won’t get the job.

In this webinar, you will learn perfect interview answers you can adapt for any job in any field.

These answers are the “magic words” that will unlock job offers for you. You will learn:

  • Perfect answers for the 4 most common interview questions
  • How to make them want to offer you the job
  • How to relieve the hiring manager’s 4 secret fears about you
  • An interview technique that will make them beg to hire you

Don’t go to another interview without this information!

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Practice Interview Questions

JIQAVideoThe better your interview answers are, the more likely you'll get the offer.  To make that happen, practice your interview questions and answers.

We've developed a ridiculously easy way for you to do this:

Job Interview Questions and Answers VIDEOS

Videos give you something written answers don't:  tone, inflection, and other subtleties that make a big difference in the quality of your answer.  Not everyone learns the same, so videos may be just what you need to develop perfect interview answers.

99% of the job seekers (more than 270,000) who have experienced these say that they improve their interview answers immediately.

You have to try this.

In total, there are 50 different videos--and, you get the first 5 answers free!  (See the first 5 interview questions and answers here.)

Click the link below to go to the page and check it out: 

Job Interview Questions and Answers Videos

 

 

Weird Interview Questions CEOs Like to Ask

Erin-K-Weird-Interview-QuestionsWe are accustomed to any number of conventional interview questions, and everyone has their favorites. But many shrewd CEOs and executives are digging a little deeper, looking beyond what they see in a job candidates’ executive profiles, resumes and cover letters. They are asking some very unusual interview questions designed to reveal more of your personality and ensure you are the perfect fit for their company.

“What would you do in the event of a zombie apocalypse?”

— Ashley Morris, Capriotti Sandwich Shop CEO

Of course, there is no right or wrong answer here. It’s simply a fun question Morris likes to ask to see how a candidate will respond under pressure. This gives him a feel for how effectively they react without prior thought or planning, as well as insight into their moral compass and whether they will fit into the company’s culture.

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