The "Where do you see yourself in 3-5 years?" one is a common job interview question, but it's also unique: Of all the questions asked in the interview, it's one of the few where your best answer depends a lot more on the company you're interviewing with than it does on you.

Watch the video below to discover several different ways to answer the "3-5 year plan" question during your interview...whether you're interviewing with a big company or a small start up, and even get a tip for an incredibly great question you can ask in the interview to follow up after your answer.


Conducting a great job interview depends so much on strategically thinking about it before you go. Find out more about how to be strategic so that you can be successful with Career Confidential's Strategic Approach to Interviewing.