ReactJS Interview Questions You Should Know March 15, 2019

ReactJS Interview Questions You Should Know

Are you expecting an interview soon?

If you’re a React.js developer, you’ll want to review the following questions you might be asked.

React.js is an open source javascript UI (User Interface) library that is essentially a community of developers. Maintained by Facebook and Instagram, it’s designed to evaluate your application state and allow you to write code for status input and return virtual DOM.

Since interactive UI is a necessity for most brands, standing out among the developer community to be hired can translate to significant benefits. The following React.js interview questions will ensure you’re thoroughly prepared for even the most complex questions. Continue reading “ReactJS Interview Questions You Should Know”


52 of The Best Interview Questions You Should be Asking March 12, 2019

52 of The Best Interview Questions You Should be Asking

Interviews are an excellent opportunity to figure out whether a job is a right fit for you and your career goals.

This means that it’s crucial for you to go into it with questions of your own. What information do you need to know about the position? The company? The team?

To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of key questions to ask your interviewer. While it’s best not to ask them one right after the other, incorporating these questions throughout the interview will ensure that you’ve covered all your bases.

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Answers to the 10 Most Common Interview Questions March 8, 2019

Answers to the 10 Most Common Interview Questions

Answers to the 10 Most Common Interview Questions

Are you prepared for your upcoming interview? Knowing what questions the interviewer will ask you will help you to answer them confidently and successfully.

Although it’s not necessary to recite your responses from memory, preparing in advance will allow you to get a sense of what to focus on to appear as put-together and competent as possible. Make sure to review these top ten questions so you’re ready for anything the interviewer throws your way. Continue reading “Answers to the 10 Most Common Interview Questions”


How to Decline a Job Offer March 7, 2019

How to Decline a Job Offer

How to Decline a Job Offer

The process of finding a job can be strenuous, with the seemingly never-ending applications and interviews. And while receiving job offers is something to be celebrated, figuring out how to choose between them, and more specifically, reject a select few, can be challenging to navigate.

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29 Most Common Interview Questions

29 Most Common Interview Questions

29 Most Common Interview Questions

In a perfect world, you could walk into an interview knowing what questions you’d be asked, eliminating any of the potential stress of being caught off guard. While this isn’t technically possible, we have the next-best solution: a list of the 29 most commonly asked interview questions and answers, gathered from our very own employers.

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How to Use the STAR Method on Your Next Interview March 6, 2019

How to Use the STAR Method on Your Next Interview

How to Use the Star Method on Your Next Interview

You found the job of your dreams! But need to find a way to make it yours. You landed the interview, and that is all that stands between you and the career of your dreams. You get to the interview, and you are knocking it out of the park.

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How to Write The Perfect Thank-You Note After an Interview March 5, 2019

How to Write The Perfect Thank-You Note After an Interview

Congratulations! You made it through your interview and you crushed it!

You shake the interviewer’s hand goodbye and go off into the distance, awaiting the next phone call that says you’re hired! Could it be that easy?

Almost. If this is what you did at your last interview, you’re missing one last crucial step. Hiring managers are putting you to the test one last time (yes, even after the interview), patiently waiting to see if you remember this one final step to the interview.

In fact, most hiring managers note how quickly and how well you write a thank-you note. What does that mean for you? Have your amazing thank you email ready to send before you even arrive. Check out our template below to make it even easier to wow your hiring manager. 

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How To Answer “What Are Your Strengths?” November 30, 2018

How To Answer “What Are Your Strengths?”

“Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.” – George Herbert

In just about every interview you have, past or future, there are certain topics you can just expect to come up in conversation. “What are some of your strengths?” is no exception. We’ve covered how to prepare your elevator pitch and how to answer it’s counterpart (What is your greatest weakness?), now we’re continuing this theme to prepare you for your next possible interview question.

Just off the top of your head, what are your professional strengths? How would you answer this question if an interviewer asked you this? Why does it feel awkward talking about your strengths?

The natural hesitation you feel probably comes with this internal thought: How do I answer this without coming off too braggy? The key is preparation and delivery

So how exactly does this play out? We have a simple 2-step process to tackling this tricky question.

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How To Answer “What Is Your Greatest Weakness?” November 9, 2018

How To Answer “What Is Your Greatest Weakness?”

What is your greatest weakness?

Last week, we helped you answer the interview question, ” Tell Me About Yourself,” so this week we wanted to tackle another classic question – What do you think is your greatest weakness?

This is a hard question to answer, and according to 90% of job seekers on Big Interviewer, they have the same question for their interview coach. The pressure of this question is real, especially when you are interviewing for a position you feel like is your dream job. The dilemma that arises is that you don’t want to seem to like you can’t qualify for this position but on the flip side, you don’t want to look arrogant by saying you don’t have any weakness. As your career sidekick, we have a 2 -step process for you leverage this question to help you land your dream job. Continue reading “How To Answer “What Is Your Greatest Weakness?””


How To Answer “Tell Me About Yourself” November 1, 2018

How To Answer “Tell Me About Yourself”

“Tell us about yourself.”

“Tell me something about yourself.”

“Let’s start by hearing a little more about you.”

There’s one basic interview question that employers will always love starting out with – “Tell me about yourself.” 

Do you have an answer for it? If it includes anything about your personal life, it’s time to rethink your interviewing strategy.

As one of the most popular interview questions in the history of meeting people, it’s no surprise that this simple conversation starter sets up a very quick screening process for the interviewer. For some reason, as a species, we tend to avoid conversations that involve us talking, or even bragging, about ourselves. Why is that? This instinctual response leads us into a frenzy when the question is asked, leaving us completely blank – or worse – talking about irrelevant information. Hiring managers can quickly sort out serious candidates just based on how you respond to the very first question! Don’t worry – your favorite career sidekick, Skillgigs, has a simple one-two-three formula for answering this dreaded question like a pro. Keep reading for how to answer “tell me about yourself.”

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