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Why are you leaving your current job?

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is searching for an explanation for why your previous job didn't work out to see if there are any red flags or reasons that may cause you to leave this job.
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Keep it positive when talking about your previous employer, even if you didn't part on good terms.
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Focus less on what you didn't like about your previous job and more on what excites you about the opportunity you're applying for.
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State facts rather than feelings about your previous employer to keep it professional.
Why are you leaving your current job?
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Why are you leaving your current job?

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Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is searching for an explanation for why your previous job didn't work out to see if there are any red flags or reasons that may cause you to leave this job.
Tips
small-tick
Keep it positive when talking about your previous employer, even if you didn't part on good terms.
small-tick
Focus less on what you didn't like about your previous job and more on what excites you about the opportunity you're applying for.
small-tick
State facts rather than feelings about your previous employer to keep it professional.

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