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How to Answer Difficult Interview Questions

Recruiters and hiring managers are setting the bar high. They want to hire the best people for the job. You can’t rely count on being asked the usual generic interview questions. You know the ones we’re talking about. They sound something like, “Tell us about yourself.” Knowing how to answer tough interview questions will make a massive difference to your interview success. 

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.”

― Benjamin Franklin

Dealing With the Interview Question Curveball...

You’ve practiced your interview answers, researched the company and the interviewers. But then you get a curve ball: The difficult interview question that you haven’t prepared for. 

Murphy's Law of Interview Questions

Why couldn’t they ask you any one of the many interview questions that you are ready to knock out of the park? Having a great answer for the wrong interview question is going to make you look stupid. It doesn’t matter how well you prepare, you can’t prepare for every interview question that might come your way.

Interview Anxiety

The difficult interview question scenario is the sort of thing that nightmares are made of. You don’t want to sit there like a goldfish with your mouth opening and closing. Stumbling, talking nonsense or confabulation aren’t success strategies either. That’s why it’s good to have a plan to deal with any difficult question that may come your way

Download the free guide on how to answer any difficult interview question here. This will help you better answer any interview question.

Note: this is a general methodology to answer ANY difficult interview question. You can download and practice on 100 or more difficult interview questions and still get a curve ball.


What's your experience answering difficult interview questions? Please share your comments, questions and tips in the comments below.

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