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10 Questions You Want To Practice And Be Prepared To Answer

Ensure you have done your homework on the business, recruiter, role and are ready to confidently sell yourself as being the best candidate:

  1. What were your reasons for applying for this particular role?
  2. What is your availability to start? Do you have any holidays planned? Can you work the advertised hours?
  3. What is your current salary? What salary are you seeking?
  4. What are three positive things your current (last) boss would say about you?
  5. Why are you leaving your current role? Have you discussed them with you boss? (If currently working)
  6. Tell me about yourself (Most common opening question)
  7. What can you do for us that other candidates can't?
  8. Drawing upon your experience, what do you believe the major benefits will be to this organisation if we were to offer you the role?
  9. What are your goals? Where do you see yourself in 5 years' time?
  10. Why should we hire you?

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We hope you enjoyed this article and that you have a greater insight into what is required to secure a well paid 1 job, part time job or contract. Whilst securing a job can often be a challenge, securing a job which advances your career is an even bigger challenge. The Career Advice resources were last updated January 2019 and are aimed to help you decide such things as whether you stay in the same role for more than 2 to 7 years or whether you are being underpaid $6,802 (or possibly overpaid) as a 1. Companies benefit by viewing suggested salaries or wages, and can even use our Position Description Builder quickly tailored to their business' hiring needs. As an organisation, if you have 1 employment needs in and around Adelaide, please call us on (08) 7078 8712 for expert temping from the #1 recruitment agency team. At Staffing we are fortunate that with our hard fort reputation as being one of the top recruitment agencies in Australia (often ranked between 3 and 7), the majority of candidates and organisations are referred to us. If you found us by searching for office admin assistant temp vic, temporary office administration staff melb, 4538, office administration temp melb, temping or office administration temp vic then we look forward to helping you with your organisation's hiring requirements or helping you accelerate your career.

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