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15 Tricky Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

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10. How do you explain your gap in employment?



Bad answer:
“I was tired of the job and I needed a break,” or “I just couldn’t find a job.”

Employment gaps are always tough to explain. You don’t want to come across as lazy or unhireable. Find a way to make your extended unemployment seem like a choice you made, based on the right reasons.

Good answer:
“My work is important to me, so I won’t be satisfied with any old job. Instead of rushing to accept the first thing that comes my way, I’m taking my time and being selective to make sure my next position is the right one.”




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    cat302

    about 1 month ago

    14 Comments

    i o show no weakness it shows you are not strong

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    cat302

    about 1 month ago

    14 Comments

    being a cop that cares about her community

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    cat302

    about 1 month ago

    14 Comments

    i am a house mom not leaving a job but will have better experiences with this also

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    cat302

    about 1 month ago

    14 Comments

    to give back to the community and show respect and get it back to

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    cat302

    about 1 month ago

    14 Comments

    i said to make a difference and for pride in my city

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    ashley1991

    over 3 years ago

    2 Comments

    Well first let me say this I'm a very tuff young lady. I don't take anything from anybody. I dislike criminals with a passion and I know what I'm capable of.

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    good person and help full

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    my chaligents

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    never did

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    nnot good the people was bad

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    happy and safety

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    old jobs

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    i larnd it form reading

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    i have four police officers in my familiy and i have good eyes

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    passing the police test

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