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"What will you miss about your last job?"

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  • What will you miss about your present job?
  • What do you miss about your last job?

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The interviewer is finding out what you care about the most and what your priorities are. They will be able to gauge whether or not this is the right fit, based on positive examples that you are able to provide. They will also see how they stack up against competitive positions. They will want to know what made you a dedicated employee, not just focusing on the negatives of past work experience.

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