Listen Now: Interviewee Questions
Want to raise eyebrows at your next interview? Ask tough questions.
According to the job search company Ladders, there are a number of questions you can ask a potential employer that could increase your chances of an offer. Out of their list of eighteen, pick the ones that make the most sense to you but the company says you should always end with the last question on their list. These questions will show how your personality fits with the company’s mission and that you care about the long-term strategy.
For example, you might ask what their biggest personal challenge is. Maybe they are having to supervise too many things. If you let them know you intend to be someone who works with little oversight, they can focus on something else.
Or ask about the company’s culture or management style. This shows that you are interested in fitting in and will let you know if things around the office are a little toxic. For more questions including the must ask, read the full article now.
It’s time to turn the tables.
CBS News Radio national business journalist Brian Banmiller has spent more than 40 years in the news industry, covering business, politics and the economy on television, radio and in print. Currently, his “Banmiller on Business” reports are delivered to an audience of millions nationwide.
Popular Reports, Articles & Videos
Latest CBS Radio Reports