The right way to answer ‘What’s your dream job?’ in an interview

Career counselors like to think about good jobs as the intersection of your skills, interests and values. Thats a good way for you to approach it as well.


Break it down into three parts, like this.

1. What skills do you want to use?

First, let’s talk about what you’re good at doing. It’s likely you’ve already had the chance to talk about this topic a bit during the interview, so it makes for a nice transition. Highlight the skills that you enjoy using most, not just the ones you’re a superstar at. This is about your dream job, so don’t shy away from mentioning any that you want to grow as well…

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