So we have all been on an interview where the next question asked was basically a complete curve ball. We never thought a question like this would be asked let alone even trying to comprehend how to answer it properly.
That is why it is important to constantly read and learn about other people’s experiences to become more prepared for the day that unexpected question gets asked of us.
Here is a great article with how one should answer 30 tough questions and a lead in to a book on 301 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions:
“Some job interviewers ask tough questions to trip you up or to get you to reveal information you may be trying to conceal. Others want to get a better sense of your thought process or see how you respond under pressure.
Whatever the reason, you’ll want to be prepared…..”