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5 Tricky Job Interview Questions & How to Answer Them

Get Answers to the Tough Questions During Job Interviews

5. Why didn't you move up in your last job?

"I see you were in your last position for 5 years but you never moved up the ladder. Why not?

ANSWER: "Even though it was a great company, there were hard times when I was there. Our client base shrank as a result of the recession, and we were all working together to maintain market share. I identified opportunities that turned into strong accounts, but there just wasn’t enough profit generated to fund promotions."