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"What is your personal mission statement?"

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  • Do you have a personal mission statement?

Why would an interviewer ask you this question?

A personal mission statement clearly states what your values are and what you intend to achieve. The interviewer wants to know if your mission statement aligns with that of the company. They may be just wanting to know if you even have a mission statement, and if so, how it will set you apart from the other candidates for the position.

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