Want To Work For An Innovative Company? Be Prepared To Answer These Unusual Interview Questions
“If you were to get rid of one state in the U.S., which would it be and why?” and more oddball questions you might be asked on your next job interview.
The next time you step into a job interview, don’t just go in armed with mental bullet points depicting your strengths and weaknesses, or a winding story about your ability to persevere during times of crisis. Employers at some of the most coveted companies have other questions in mind, according to a new Glassdoor list of the top 25 oddball interview questions for 2013:
“How many cows are in Canada?” — Google
“Jeff Bezos walks into your office and says you can have a million dollars to launch your best entrepreneurial idea. What is it?” — Amazon
“If we came to your house for dinner, what would you prepare for us?” — Trader Joe’s
“How many quarters would you need to reach the height of the Empire State building?” — JetBlue
See the full list here.
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