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I Know What Your Biggest Weakness Is. Do you?

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2017/02/07 - 7:30am

I interview a lot people – applicants to Dreamit’s accelerator program, prospective employees, interns, etc. – and one of the questions I *never* ask is, “What is your biggest weakness?” I’ve learned that you never get an honest answer. At best, it’s a test of the candidate’s negotiating skills as they try to figure out what the lowest ‘offer’ they can put on the table is that is just credible enough to keep the bidding going. At worst, it’s just an invitation to lie. But the real reason I never ask this question is, I already know the answer. In...

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