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Interview Question Database

Opinion

QUESTION INTENT

In asking an opinion question an interviewer is requiring you to share your perspective and to provide your rationale. It gives them an opportunity to see your thinking process, along with how you frame and substantiate your response. 

TIPS FOR RESPONDING TO OPINION Q'S 

When answering an opinion based question, it important to share specific facts to support your opinion. By being specific, you are sharing your rationale, and how you might form and share an opinion in a work setting.

What do you view as our company's greatest opportunities and largest obstacle right now?


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This question requires some research on your part. Be sure to identify who the company's direct competitors are, and research if there has been any bad press surrounding their activities. In addition, think about this question from the standpoint of the general public. What are some possible perceptions / misconceptions they may hold towards the organization?

What do you think of our company’s website?


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Star Wars or Star Trek?


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What can you learn from working with a Gen X, Y(Millenials) and Z? Which one would you rather have as your supervisor?


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What are the pros/cons of working independently or in a team environment? What do you prefer and why?


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