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"What did you like least about your last job?"

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  • What did you like least about your last position?

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The interviewer is looking for honesty. No job fits you perfectly, and if it did, you wouldn’t have wanted to leave your previous job to come work for a new company. They are looking for your openness. However, they may also be identifying some facets that could be similar to this position that may cause you to feel the same way and want to leave the company shortly after being hired.

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