How to answer to what's your greatest weakness?

I have a job interview tomorrow and I want to know what I could say to not look so dumb. It's at a restaurant for a hostess job. I had thought of answering something like this. I've had a tendency to be shy but I've realized that won't get you far in life so I want to do something that will give me experience in talking more. Would that be showing a major flaw so that they won't hire me? This would be my first job.

Asked By: Ania Alvarez - 7/19/2012
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Two different websites on interviewing had two opposing answers about your greatest weakness... More
Answered By: Elbie - 7/19/2012
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I think the person who replied to you first deserves t********s for their answer. However you could say that my greatest weakness is an inability to answer that question. Then go on to say you try to find strength from any perceived weaknesses you have. Ie for a waitress, shyness might mean you are able to focus on... More
Answered By: marcus - 7/19/2012
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