Interview Questions

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Interview Questions
2009-12-03 20:29:54
Behavioral Interview Questions

Interview Questions
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  1. Tell my about how you conduct interviews.
  2. Tell me about a situation in which you had to adjust quickly to changes over which you had no control. What was the impact of the change on you?
  3. Give me an example that illustrates you are a self-starter. What did you do?
  4. Tell me about a time when you had to deal with a difficult candidate.
  5. Describe a time when you were an effective leader. Why?
  6. Tell me about yourself.
  7. Have you ever had a role in a team project where your role was not clearly defined? How do you handle this?
    • Applicant should have the skills to confront and clarify without being confrontational.
    • They should be actively prepared to make a full contribution to the
    • project.
  8. When your team encounters a problem, such as irritation with another co-worker, how do you reach a good resolution?
    Applicant should values working relationships, understand how important working relationships are for the company, and be prepared to work at making the relationship function well.
  9. When you are part of a team that is working exceptionally well, what do you think the reasons are for its success?
    • Applicant should be
    • aware of the recognition of a shared purpose, should understand the
    • importance of collaboration, and be able to pool his/her resources.
  10. How do you build relationships?
  11. How do you stay in touch with candidates? Clients?
  12. How did you report recruiting results? Format? Frequency?
  13. As a team leader, how can you motivate a colleague who is not interested in working? What can be done to get him/her to contribute to the organization? Give an example if you have done something similar in the past.
    Candidate should appear to view situations from the other person’s perspective, understands and can see potential problems, acts as a counselor, and tries to inspire colleagues.
  14. Why do you want to join Google?
  15. What do you know about Google's product and technology?
  16. Who are Google competitors, and how does Google compete with them?
  17. tell us about a specific situation when you showed initiative?

    analytic skills?

    people skills?