Top 10 Teacher Interview Questions and Answers

By Mike Simpson Being a teacher can be one of the most rewarding jobs on the planet…but getting those first jobs teaching can be a nerve-wracking experience. As a teacher, it’s up to you to pass on valuable skills to your students, but when it comes to learning how to nail that interview for your…

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“Why Should We Hire You?” (Example Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson Updated May 18th,2017 You’re funny. You’re smart. You’re a hard worker. You’re a multi-lingual, multi-talented, able to juggle-ten-things-at-one-time, never-gets-tired, won’t-back-down-from-a-challenge, outside of the box thinker who is ready to tackle the world. When it comes down to it, you’re the best person you know. So why is it when an employer asks…

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How to Answer “What Motivates You?” (Sample Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson In order to get to the bottom of what motivates you, it’s important that you get a crash course in the specifics of motivation. Motivation is a powerful tool. It’s what we use to drive ourselves forward to complete tasks. It can come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from something physical (like…

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Where Do You See Yourself In 5 Years? (Example Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson So you want to know how to answer “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?”… Well to do that, we need to get back in our magical time machine and go to a time most of us remember fondly. Do you remember as a kid playing with the Magic 8-Ball? It was always…

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Why Do You Want To Work Here? (Sample Answers Included)

By Mike Simpson There comes a time in every job seekers quest for the perfect position when they come across a question that just seems…stupid.  A question that, at first glance, seems almost insulting it’s so basic.  And yet, those questions are the ones that are meant to trip us up, a stumbling block placed…

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What Are Your Strengths (and Weaknesses)? – Example Answers Included

By Mike Simpson Have you ever played chess?  How about the board game Risk?   What do both of these games have in common?  They’re both strategy games that have a way of bringing out your strengths and weaknesses.   They also require you to think multiple steps ahead of your opponent in order to project…

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10 Good Reasons For Leaving A Job

By Mike Simpson In life they say all good things (and bad things) must come to an end…and in the job market, that can ring especially true. Are you in a job that you plan on leaving? Have you already left and are actively in the market looking for a new position? Unless you’ve never…

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Situational Interview Questions And Answers (Examples Included)

By Mike Simpson When I say the words “Role Playing,” what are the first images that pop into your mind? I bet you you’re thinking about teenage boys crowded around a table tossing multi-sided dice and saying things like “My mage can kick your troll’s butt any day. “ Right? (Lol maybe not, but you…

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What is Your Greatest Weakness? Answers (Examples Included)

By Mike Simpson Let’s pretend you’re in an interview and as far as you can tell, it’s going great. You’ve got your resume up to snuff, your handshake was firm, you’ve nailed every question they’ve thrown at you with laser like precision…and now it’s the wrap up segment. The part of the interview where the…

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How To Prepare For A Second Interview (Questions & Examples Included)

By Mike Simpson Ahh, the first interview. Such a magical moment in time. You, terrified, trying so hard to be everything you know you need to be. You’re on time (which is actually a touch early!), you’re prepared, you’re dressed to impress and you’re ready to answer any question they throw at you. You walk…

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