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Hiring IQTest – Start

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Practice Hiring Interview Test your interview skills with the Interview Coach’s Virtual Interview. Remember, there are no right or wrong answers to The Virtual Interview. As you go through this virtual exercise, keep track of whether you are choosing the strongest of the answers. You may be in need of an Interview Workout with The Interview Coach. Click on an answer to choose the answer that best reflects the way you would respond in an actual interview situation. Test your interview skills with the Interview Coach’s Virtual Interview. Remember, there are no right or wrong answers to The Virtual Interview. As you go through this virtual exercise, keep track of whether you are choosing the strongest of the answers. You may be in need of an Interview Workout with The Interview Coach. Click on an answer below to choose the answer that best reflects the way you would respond in an actual interview situation.  “Describe a time when you had to adapt to a new situation.” What answer actually answers the question? Which answer should you be wary of? Are there any Red Flags? Answer A:“I’ve become quite accustomed to new situations in the IT industry. I have been laid off twice in the last five years. In fact, one of the companies closed the doors as we walked out. I’ve had to accept the fact that not all start-up companies are going to make it.”  Answer B:  “My military background has prepared me for this part of any job. When you have been on call day and night and responsible for your unit’s safety you learn to be adaptable and flexible. Being flexible in the service is not only necessary it is mandatory. I bring that same set of skills and sense of urgency to any job. I do whatever it takes to get the job done.” Answer C: “I was on call 24/7 one weekend and when the phone rang on Sunday morning I knew there was a problem. Sure enough, there was a main frame that went down. The first thing I did was to cancel my plans for the day. I responded to the call within one hour. I teamed up with three technicians to get the system up and running before morning. We each had a responsibility but worked as a unit. We stayed until 2:00 a.m. When the employees arrived at work that morning no one was aware there had been a problem. We got high kudos for responding so quickly.” Choose the Best Answer:          ...

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