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Why should we hire you

Updated 05/19/2017


    Isn't this just another misdirected question to
    get you to tell them what they are begging to 
    learn since they really don't know you any better
    than the others who sat in that very chair?

    Why, yes it is!


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     5 Good Reasons for "Why Should We Hire You"?  |  Forbes,  Liz Ryan                                      05/17/2017
     I hate that question, too! It's obnoxious, but a lot of interviewers ask it anyway. You're
     right. How could you possibly know why they should hire you, or even whether they
     should hire you?
     
Maybe you are all wrong for the job. They work there — you don't! How would you know?
     
The worst way to answer the question "Why should we hire you?" is to start begging for
     the job by saying "Hire me because I'm smart, hard-working, loyal and thrifty!"
     Almost every candidate will answer the question by praising themselves. That's not the
     best approach.