The question, will come up in all interviews. And many times the answer to this question will give the interviewer the first real impression of your fit to the job. It is imperative to make a good impression during the interview and there is no better chance than when you have a direct invitation to state your strengths. However, when you do so, you should keep in mind what is the interviewer looking for and what qualities would the job require of you. In your answer you need to identify those exact strengths that best compliment the job for which you are appearing.
When you create a plan and put it into action based on your strengths, client development becomes easier and in many cases becomes more fun. Plus, focusing on your strengths gives you the opportunity to “become incredible.”
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So … you can choose to become incredible by focusing on and developing your strengths — or you can be ordinary, and focus on and worry about your “weaknesses.”