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This blog section primarily focuses on interviewing tips and tricks, how to crack competitive exams and score better, success stories and various other informative posts / articles

Can you work on a project independently?

This can be a tricky job interview question to answer. This question is only asked to people who are in upper management with at-least 5–8 years of industry experience, however exceptions are always there when HR team might want to check how do you handle a tight situation... more

by Careerdost | 15th May 2018

Some tips on how to Crack SBI PO Exam

Tips to crack Preliminary Exam: The post of the Probationary Officer (PO) is one of the most popular jobs among candidates aspiring to work in banks. The State Bank of India (SBI) conducts the recruitment exam for this post every year and receives a large number of applications for the same... more

by Careerdost | 11th May 2018

Tips & Tricks for an Interview

First of all: Research the Industry, the company and the players. Study the company’s website, take notes and jot down questions related to their business that you can ask at the end of your interview. Google Search the company and see what else you can find out about them... more

by Careerdost | 25th November 2017

Common Puzzle Questions

Some of the common puzzles asked: Four People on a Rickety Bridge. Question: Four people need to cross a rickety bridge at night. Unfortunately, they have only one torch and the bridge is too dangerous to cross without one. The bridge is only strong enough to support 2 people... more

by Careerdost | 23rd November 2017

Info-graphic on College Rankings in India (2017)

An infographic on a Statista report on Indian College Rankings for 2017 - Engineering, Management, Arts, Educational and Pharmacy College's. The 1st stat represents the ranking of the highest Engineering College’s across India in 2017, based on score... more

by Careerdost | 5th November 2017

MBA (Finance) Campus Interviews

Some of the Finance questions that you can refer to: Walk me through a cash flow statement? Start with net income, go line by line through major adjustments (depreciation, changes in working capital and deferred taxes) to arrive at cash flows from operating activities... more

by Careerdost | 17th October 2017

Civil Services (UPSC) Interview Questions

Interviewer: There is one scooter It has 2 tyres and one stepni (spare tyre). Each tyre can run 5 km How long a scooter can run? Candidate: 3 tyres, each can run 5 km = total 15 km. However, at any time, you need 2 tyres. Hence, the total maximum distance that can be covered... more

by Careerdost | 20th September 2017

How to crack Civil Services: Inspiring Stories from Toppers

Tina Dabi Success Mantra. On being asked about how many hours did she study, Dabi said, "If I have an exam tomorrow, I would end up studying for 14 hours. But regularly, I used to study 8 to 9 hours per day." When asked about her success mantra, she candidly replied... more

by Careerdost | 19th September 2017

Tricky Interview Questions

These are some of the common questions you might know, but these are also some of the trickiest questions and requires tactful answers. So, 5 tough interview questions — and also how to answer them. Many of us are faced with common interview questions like... more

by Careerdost | 16th July 2017

Electronics Engineer's Interview

Some good questions for B-Tech (EC) folks, might be: 1. What is CDMA? CDMA stands for Code Division Multiple Access which uses digital format. In CDMA systems several transmissions via the radio interface take place simultaneously on the same frequency bandwidth... more

by Careerdost | 5th June 2017