woman(Who is Jessica? Jessica – Over 2 years experience in insurance industry seeking Customer Service Representative job)

Terry: Okay.  Since no one is perfect and we all have things that we do well, things that are not quite in our strong suit, what would you say are your weaknesses?

Jessica: I think that I try to be a perfectionist.  I’m a little hard on myself, so when something doesn’t go as planned I take it hard, but I bounce back easily and push through.

Here’s how I would rate this answer . . .

Q5. What are your weaknesses? – JESSICA QUICK RATING –  C

To improve your answer  follow suggested format, identify what doing or done to change and how you’re operating now, might consider another option for weakness than perfectionist too.

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