Top Job Interview Questions to Ask a Potential Employer
Last updated August 17, 2023
You've prepared for your job interview by researching the company, perfecting your resume, and practicing your responses to common interview questions. You're fully prepared to impress the interviewers, but don't forget- this is also your chance to figure out if the job is a good fit for you!
Asking questions in an interview helps to give you a full picture of the position and the company you're applying for. In addition, if you're selected for the job, those responses to your questions can make a difference in deciding whether or not to accept the job offer. So check out our top job interview questions to ask a potential employer!
What is the most challenging thing about working here?
You probably have an idea of what benefits working in this position will bring. However, it's important to find out what things you may not enjoy and if you'll be able to tolerate or accept them.
What kind of advancement can one in this role expect?
This question will help you learn what possible opportunities lie ahead for you within the company. Growth is important. You'll want to know up front if there's room to earn more and increase your value to the company in the future.
What are the next steps in the interview process?
This question is one that should be on your list not matter what job you're applying for. It shows that you are eager to move forward in the process and will help you asses what to expect next and the best way to follow up.
What does the typical week schedule look like for this position?
This question will help you determine what will be expected of you on a weekly basis and help you set a realistic schedule for job success.
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