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What will you be famous for?

27 April 2016

EY has managed to get itself on a new list, of the 10 toughest interview questions of 2016, with: “What will you be famous for?”

Meanwhile BT’s tough interview question is apparently: “How many people born in 2013 were named Gary?” PQ magazine much preferred Topshops question: “Which magic power would you like to have?” The answer here would be simple - to balance the books of course.

So why are employers asking these questions? Glassdoor’s Susan Underwood, who compiled the list, said they want to test job hunters critical thinking skills see how they problem solve on the spot, and gauge how they approach difficult situations.

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