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Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to get a sense for your longevity in the role, company, and industry and to make sure this role fits into your long-term vision.
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Focus less on a specific job title and more on the responsibilities and achievements you hope to have in the future.
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Even if you don't have a clear sense, share what meaning you hope to derive from your career.
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Respond with a future goal that has some alignment to the company or industry you're interviewing for.
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Working with great people on important problems
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Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
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Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

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Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is trying to get a sense for your longevity in the role, company, and industry and to make sure this role fits into your long-term vision.
Tips
small-tick
Focus less on a specific job title and more on the responsibilities and achievements you hope to have in the future.
small-tick
Even if you don't have a clear sense, share what meaning you hope to derive from your career.
small-tick
Respond with a future goal that has some alignment to the company or industry you're interviewing for.
Best Examples
Working with great people on important problems
Only available with Placement Plus

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