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Job Interview Answer: What Are You Looking For In Your Next Job?

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When you are applying for a part-time position a typical job interview question is "What are you looking for in your next job? What is important to you?"

Here are sample interview answers which you can edit to fit your personal experiences and background:

  • I'm looking for an interesting position with flexible hours. It's important to me that I find my work intellectually stimulating.
  • I'm looking for a position that will be able to accommodate my school schedule. My education is my priority right now, but I would like to work with a nice bunch of people.
  • I'd like my next job to be challenging, and let me use my education and experience. It's important to me to continue learning, and exercise my problem solving skills.

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