How To Answer ‘What Are Your Hobbies?’ Question In An Interview?

How to Answer "What are Your Hobbies & Interests?"

Meenaskshi Kanojia

Executive Search Consultant


This is one of the most commonly asked questions in job interviews, and one must prepare the answer for it. Any hiring has a certain set of skills and qualifications that a candidate must possess, but other than hiring for that position the recruitment manager is also recruiting a personality to fill up that position.

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How to Research a Company for a Job Interview

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When applying for a job, We tend to apply at many companies all at once. Then you get a call from one of the companies and you don’t recall which company it was. We have all been there! The recruitment agencies and online job portals have made applying for jobs so easy, that 3 clicks and you become a candidate, just like that. But, when you have a job interview scheduled with a company then you must know about the company. The research can motivate you to do well in your interview or sometimes to withdraw your candidature, Here’s how you research a company.

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What to Wear to an Interview: Outfits & Attire (Women & Men)

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Tricky? It’s not. Hiring managers are not fashion-degree holders (unless you are applying for a job in the fashion/ entertainment industry). The key is to not appear disrespectful of someone’s presence and time. There are more don’ts than there are do’s here, Fashionably safe is the keyword you are looking for. But, let’s break it down for you:

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How to Explain an Employment Gap on Your Resume

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How to deal with resume gaps?

What are resume gaps? It is the time off between two jobs, and it is more common than you think. India is a tough job market, with fewer jobs and many candidates for those jobs. It is a volatile market for companies and businesses, some start-ups that don’t work lay their staff off, companies that expect a certain target achievement lay off people in failure of target achievements.

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