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What motivates you professionally?

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to understand what brought you to be interviewing for this role, and if your motivations align with the role.
Tips
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Avoid saying money is your primary motivator, as this can be a turn off to some people.
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Describe an intrinsic motivator - something that has meaning to you.
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If you're having trouble coming up with an answer, consider sharing what excites you about the role you're applying to.
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What motivates you professionally?

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Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to understand what brought you to be interviewing for this role, and if your motivations align with the role.
Tips
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Avoid saying money is your primary motivator, as this can be a turn off to some people.
small-tick
Describe an intrinsic motivator - something that has meaning to you.
small-tick
If you're having trouble coming up with an answer, consider sharing what excites you about the role you're applying to.
Hiring Manager Perspectives
Anchor in the company
Only available with Placement Plus

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