Common Interviewing Questions 1. Why should we hire you? 2. Tell me about yourself? 3. What can you tell us about our company? 4. Where do you see yourself in five years? 5. What makes you qualified for this position? The following list includes questions that may be more challenging to answer. Take time to write your answers down as you consider each question : 1. What do you see yourself doing five years from now? 2. How do you make yourself indispensable to a company? 3. Tell me about a time when your course load was heavy. How did you complete all your work? 4. Tell me about a time when you had to accomplish a task with someone who was particularly difficult to get along with. 5. How do you accept direction and, at the same time, maintain a critical stance regarding your ideas and values? 6. What are some examples of activities and surroundings that motivate you? 7. Tell me how you handled an ethical dilemma. 8. Tell me about a time when you had to resolve a problem with no rules or guidelines in place.