10 Behavioral Interview Questions (With Sample Answers)


Are you working on your interview preparation and presence? Knowing the types of questions to expect is a cornerstone of confidence building, and Indeed.com’s online Career Guide is a great resource for a range of job search skills information.

This article includes sample behavioral interview questions and answers to help demystify this interview staple.


During a job interview, employers may ask behavioral interview questions to assess how well you handled specific situations in the past and determine your likely behavior in similar situations. Your past performance can offer the hiring manager insight into your competence level. Reviewing answers to typical behavioral interview questions may help you prepare your own responses. 

By Kathy Douglas
Kathy Douglas Senior Associate Director