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Tell me about a time you worked well under pressure.

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is assessing your ability to stay calm when things get stressful and to reign in any unproductive emotions.
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It's important to set the context here so the other person understands what made this a high-pressure scenario.
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This is an opportunity to highlight your self-discipline and ability to control your emotions.
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Keep this answer work-related rather than dipping into your personal life because the objective is to understand how you control your emotions at work.
Tell me about a time you worked well under pressure.
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Tell me about a time you worked well under pressure.

About the question

Why are they asking me this?
Interviewer is assessing your ability to stay calm when things get stressful and to reign in any unproductive emotions.
Tips
small-tick
It's important to set the context here so the other person understands what made this a high-pressure scenario.
small-tick
This is an opportunity to highlight your self-discipline and ability to control your emotions.
small-tick
Keep this answer work-related rather than dipping into your personal life because the objective is to understand how you control your emotions at work.

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