Tips on answering the following three Basic possible interview questions:
1. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF
[Introduce yourself like you’re doing “Myself”. Tell them about you. Your qualifications. Your residential address and many more. ]
QUESTION : “Mr Mulalo Rakhadani, tell us about yourself!”
ANSWER : ” Thank you sir/madam for honouring me with this opportunity to could speak, my name is Mulalo Rakhadani and I am originally from Limpopo Venda by birth. I completed my matric at Matavhela Secondary School in 2015 and later studied Mechanical Engineering (Fitting and Turning) at Capricorn TVET College, where I completed in 2018. I hold those qualifications as my marketing tool for employment opportunity. I am currently staying/renting here at Brits, Letlhabile because I believe I will score myself an opportunity and change my life. Thank you”
2. WHY SHOULD WE HIRE YOU?
[ Tell them your aim for applying. Sell yourself. Tell them your abilities. Tell them your skills. Your strengths. Your resolutions to their company. Previous work experience if you have and etc…]
QUESTION : “Why should we hire you?”
ANSWER : “Well, I believe in myself as much as I believe that your company will give me an opportunity to explore challenges head on. People around me call me hardwork, motivatinal and they feel free around me. In the advert you mentioned that you need a friendly person, well I am the person you’re looking for and I believe this is for me, I believe I can do this.”
” Given the opportunity I will work as hard as I should and I will dedicate myself to my work as if it’s the last good thing I could do on this world. I see myself as an asset in your company and hiring me will benefit your company both economically and socially. Thank you!”
3. WHAT IS YOUR SALARY EXPECTATION ?
[ Do not mention a salary exceeding the maximum salary you saw on the job advert,if you do so you might be disqualified because the company won’t have a budget of the exceeded salary you mentioned. They will opt you out of the interview room and call in the next candidate. ]
QUESTION : ” What is your salary expectation? “
PERFECT ANSWER : ” Any market-related salary that is fair, reasonable and suit my qualifications and my professional skills. “
I hope this will help someone out there!
GOODLUCK WITH YOUR INTERVIEW!!!