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"What is your weakness in the workplace." It's on many applications and used by many hiring managers. How do you answer it?

Asked By: Anjali - 6/10/2008
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I think 1st of u should think of urself n try to find ur true weakness dat u find in urself... More
Answered By: Jamie - 6/10/2008
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My weakness is that i tend to not delegate as many task as i should and i end up doing the work myself, but i do like to stay busy and i like to make sure things are done correctly. whatever you choose to answer this question with, make sure you have the solution or say something positive about yourself with it.
Answered By: jobug - 6/10/2008
 
I usually shadow my weakness with my strengths by saying well im weak in communicating with large groups of people or being at the register but these areas of weakness are greatly overshadowed by my unique personality and my ability to quickly get my tasks done
Answered By: littlemissmay - 6/10/2008
 
It means anything that you may think may not be a good thing... More
Answered By: justme - 6/10/2008
 
Having been asked that question too; I wnswered that my weakness was that i could not separate issues, eg when i have an unresloved problem at work or just general work stress, i take it home. I dont leave work problems at work and vise versa. That really is my biggest weakness.
Answered By: Debra L - 6/10/2008
 
You find a weakness that is not too crucial to the skill set they are looking for and explain what you have done to overcome the weakness (never state a weakness that has not been addressed or corrected... More
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