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How to prepare for a telephonic interview? | Phone Questions

Practice: Ask any of your friends who had attended the telephonic interviews. Practice all the possible questions of an interview and rehearse them in front of a mirror. Research: Research about the company and collect as much information from the … Continue reading

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What are your current salary expectation? | Phone Questions

The answer is simple, what do you make now and what do you honestly feel that your skills are worth? To determine a particular hourly rate or salary range, There are many “compensation calculators” available online to help you gauge … Continue reading

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What are your greatest weaknesses? | Phone Questions

This is a very important question. If you answer “no weaknesses” it appears that you are avoiding the question or you aren’t analytical enough to evaluate your own strengths and weaknesses. It is very important to give a strength that … Continue reading

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What are your greatest strengths? | Phone Questions

This is a perfect opportunity to shine! Some topics to discuss could be; ability to communicate and work well with others, leadership/ management skills and experience, ability to adapt to new environments, ability to learn new skills, capabilities of dealing … Continue reading

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How well do you handle stress and pressure at work? Please give an example of how you overcame a stressful situation. | Phone Questions

the correct answer is that you work well under pressure, and you enjoy working in an environment that is challenging. It’s good for the employer to know that you are an individual who has the capability to diffusing stress while … Continue reading

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We have spoken with several candidates. Why are you the one we should hire? | Phone Questions

Give detailed examples of your skills and accomplishments. Be positive, and emphasize how your background matches their job description.

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How many years experience do you have in _________? | Phone Questions

this is a close-ended question, give a direct answer and the only other thing you should add would be your proficiency with this particular skill. Just because you may have 5 years of experience with something doesn’t necessarily mean you … Continue reading

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What do you know about this company/job that you are applying for? | Phone Questions

This question is used to see if you have prepared for the interview. Candidates that have researched the company are more appealing. Companies like prepared, organized candidates.

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Do you have any managerial experience or are you more of an individual contributor? | Phone Questions

if you do not, then it is ok to say that you are an individual contributor, if you do have managerial experience then elaborate on your experience, let them know; when, where, how many people did you manage, your responsibilities … Continue reading

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Have you received any raises or promotions at your current employer? | Phone Questions

This is a pretty straight forward question, either you have or you haven’t. Either way it is always good to discuss your promotions and if you haven’t been promoted, then keep the conversation positive; which means no negative discussions!

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