How to Answer the Job Interview Question Have you ever resolved a dispute between others?
Interview questions are asked to uncover a particular skill, quality or experience from the interviewee. The reason why many job applicants fail during the job interview is because they don’t understand what it is the interviewer wants to hear.
In this article we have broke down what the interviewer is looking for in a perfect job interview answer and to help you create the perfect answer we have recorded an example answer
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Have you ever resolved a dispute between others?
Explanation of the Question:
If you haven’t, explain what you would do. If you have discuss what you did and how you found out what the dispute was about, you gained everyone’s side of the story and how you resolved the dispute. This will highlight your people and communication skills.
Example Interview Answer
“I recently walked in on two people arguing at work, there was a big deadline due and everyone was feeling the pressure. When I came into the room and asked both people to take a minute and to sit down. This automatically calmed the situation. I asked each person to tell me there side of the story without the other person interrupting. In the end both people wanted the same result, but was coming at from a different angle and didn’t realise the other person had the same goal.”
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