Describe a time when you got co-workers or classmates who dislike each other to work together. How did you accomplish this? What was the outcome?
Describe a specific problem you solved for your employer or professor. How did you approach the problem? What role did others play? What was the outcome?
Tell me about a time when you came up with an innovative solution to a challenge your company/class/organization was facing. What was the challenge? What role did others play?
Describe the system you use for keeping track of multiple projects. How do you track your progress so that you can meet deadlines? How do you stay focused?
Give me a specific example of a time when you sold your supervisor or professor on an idea or concept. How did you proceed? What was the result?
Give me a specific example of a time when a co-worker or classmate criticized your work in front of others. How did you respond? How has that event shaped the way you communicate with others?
Describe a situation in which you had to use reference materials to write a research paper. What was the topic? What journals did you read?
What is the biggest mistake you've made?
What is the most significant contribution you made to the company during a past job or internship?
What suggestions do you have for our organization?
Tell me about a time when you had to make a decision, but didn't have all the information you needed.
Tell me about a time you had to handle multiple responsibilities. How did you organize the work you needed to do?
Tell me about a time when you had to deal with a difficult person. How did you handle the situation?
Give me an example of a time you had to persuade other people to take action. Were you successful?
Give me an example of a time you had to make an important decision. How did you make the decision? How does it affect you today?