Why should you always be prepared with an appropriate response when your interviewer asks, "So, do you have any questions for us?"
The answer is really quite simple. Asking questions gives you the opportunity to do some R&D and find out of this job is truly the best fit for you. It is your chance to gather specific information on the position, the department, the team, and the company.
Asking post-interview questions not only allows you to walk away with all the information you need, but it also shows the interviewer a few things, too! Asking post-interview questions shows the interviewer that you are enthusiastic, knowledgeable, truly interested in the opportunity, engaged in the conversation, and that you came prepared.
Avoid the awkward moment of silence and look of disappointment on the interviewers face. The next time you're asked the inevitable, "Do you have any questions?", refer to this list of 15 post-interview questions.
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