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What is your biggest weakness?

Why are they asking me this?
Interview is ensuring you are humble enough to acknowledge you have a weakness, self-aware enough to know your weakness, and proactive enough to improve on your weakness.
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Everyone has weaknesses, so don't sidestep the question.
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Give a genuine response, one that's a true weakness, rather than "I'm a perfectionist."
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After acknowledging your weakness, immediately follow it with what you've done or what you're actively doing to improve.
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What is your biggest weakness?

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Why are they asking me this?
Interview is ensuring you are humble enough to acknowledge you have a weakness, self-aware enough to know your weakness, and proactive enough to improve on your weakness.
Tips
small-tick
Everyone has weaknesses, so don't sidestep the question.
small-tick
Give a genuine response, one that's a true weakness, rather than "I'm a perfectionist."
small-tick
After acknowledging your weakness, immediately follow it with what you've done or what you're actively doing to improve.
Best Examples

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