BEP 90 ADV (Transcript & Exercises) – Job Interviews: Greatest Weakness

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.

Listening Questions – Good Example:

1) What does Sherry identify as her greatest weakness?

2) Did this weakness affect her GPA (exam scores)? How?

3) Does Sherry explain the positive aspects of the weakness she describes?

Premium Members

Online activities (Members / Free Trial)

MP3 free download business English podcast lessons - workplace English training dialogs, examples phrases, explanations and ESL speaking practice Podcast Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Listening Quiz
  Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Gap-fill Exercise
MP3 business English review podcast - practice dialog, useful phrases and ESL speaking practice Phrase-Cast Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Dialog & Vocabulary
  Job Interviews – Putting a Positive Spin on Your Weakness
PDF Lesson transcripts, dialogs, useful language, example phrases, and ESL language practice exercises Study Notes Job Interviews – Demonstrating a Positive Attitude
  Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Jumbled Dialog
MP3 business English review podcast - practice dialog, useful phrases and ESL speaking practice Teachers/Groups Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Vocabulary Review
Email for info Job Interviews – Greatest Weakness – Flashcards

2 thoughts on “BEP 90 ADV (Transcript & Exercises) – Job Interviews: Greatest Weakness

  1. Pingback: Business English Pod :: The Business English Podcast for Workplace English Training » BEP 90 ADV - Job Interviews: Talking about Your Greatest Weakness

  2. Pilar

    Next week, i’m having a job interview an this pod helps me to prepare in a better way to it

    THANKS a lot

Leave a Reply