How to answer the

"Where do you see yourself in five years?"

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  • What's your plan for the next five years?

Why would an interviewer ask you this question?

The interviewer is interested in hearing what your plans are, and how they might unite with the job position. They are also seeing how you are willing to overcome any challenges you face right now, and how you intend to grow and use the experiences in this position to get you to your next step in life.

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