I: Are you a goal-oriented person?
A: Yes, I am. I always make a plan before I do anything.
I: Where do you want to be in 5 years?
A: I don't want to have a specific title. I just want to enjoy what I am
I: That sounds very reasonable.
A: It's the most important thing to me.
I: If you are hired, how long do you plan to stay with us?
A: That obviously depends on how things go whether I'm suited to the firm and
the firm to me.
I: Tell me about some of your recent goals and what you do to achieve them.
A: I want to put my knowledge and experience to use in a challenging
position. In order to achieve this goal, I just want to work step by step.
I: What is your long-range objective?
A: I haven't thought it over at all.
I: What do you think is the most important thing when looking for a job?
A: I think the most important thing is the interest in the job.
I: Could you project what you would like to be doing five years from now?
A: As I have some administrative experience from my last job, I may use my
organizational and planning skills in the future.
I: How do you plan to accomplish this?
A: By doing everything necessary and and studying further.
I: How long would you like to stay with this company?
A: How long I will stay with the company depends on whether the company and I
are satisfied with each other.
I: What do you think of this industry's outlook in five years？
A: I do believe this industry will be developed rapidly in 5 years time.
I: How long do you plan to stay here?
A: To speak frankly, it doesn't depend on me.
I: How so?
A: I really want to obtain a permanent job. I won't leave as long as I have
opportunity to apply my knowledge and get on well with my superiors and
I: What's your future plans and what kind of expectations do you have of the
A: I know that generally it is possible to move from this position to a
management position with two years experience in the company and I would look
forward to having the responsibility for training and supervising new members of
I: What is your typical workday like at your present job?
A: I arrive at 8 o'clock every morning, and I make a list of things I must do
I: What then?
A: Then I start work on my list.
在回答"How long will you stay with
long I will stay with the company depends on whether the company and I are
satisfied with each other."
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