How would you answer the question "why did you choose to apply for this job" in a job interview?
i heard that this question is asked alot in job interviews and i really dont know how to answer this. I have a pizza hut job interview and there is a big possibility this will be asked and truthfully my answer to this would be "just to make some money", but i know better than to say this. I need to BS my way through this question, so what should i say?
Asked By: Jane Lane - 12/28/2010
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Answered By: Grind - 12/28/2010
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First and foremost you want to show that you're responsible. So it's ok to say that you want to make some money - because that's truthful. However, there is a way to say it that also sounds like you are responsible. I think you could say that you don't expect your parents to pay for your college education and that... More
Answered By: Tia - 12/28/2010
i choose simple answer
Answered By: Saroj Sedhain - 12/28/2010
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