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Tell me about a time you took on a leadership role.

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to understand how you identify opportunities to take the lead, and how you lead others.
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Your response can relate to work experiences, extracurricular organizations, or volunteer work.
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Include what made you realize you needed to take on the leadership role, and why you were the best person for the role.
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Share how the other people involved responded to your leadership approach (hopefully they responded positively!).
Tell me about a time you took on a leadership role.
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Tell me about a time you took on a leadership role.

About the question

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to understand how you identify opportunities to take the lead, and how you lead others.
Tips
small-tick
Your response can relate to work experiences, extracurricular organizations, or volunteer work.
small-tick
Include what made you realize you needed to take on the leadership role, and why you were the best person for the role.
small-tick
Share how the other people involved responded to your leadership approach (hopefully they responded positively!).

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