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"Why do you want to work here?"

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  • Why do you want this job?

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This is a very popular question. They want to see if you are excited or passionate about the company and position, or if you are just in desperate need of a job. They want to know how committed you will be. They want to see what you already know about the company, and what skills you are eager to apply and learn.

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