Continuing our Business English Podcast series on job interviews, we look at another very common question you’ll likely be asked when interviewing for jobs in English: What is your greatest weakness?
Talking about your weaknesses tests a unique skill: It investigates your ability to present a drawback as an advantage. Thus, the theme of this episode is be positive, and that’s the main point that we’ll be focusing on.
Sherry says she comes from a â€œnon-traditionalâ€ background as she is a single mother.
Yes. For example, while doing my Masterâ€™s, she had to work part-time, which meant that she’s done part of her degree during night school. Being so busy has also had some impact on my GPA.
Yes. Being a single mother has taught her maturity and how to manage her time.